Services

Our core business is focused on providing a comprehensive service package to German subsidiaries of foreign corporations. This full-service concept encompasses all aspects of the following:

Company foundation/Market entry

  • Establishment of German subsidiaries
  • Assistance entering the German market (domicile, bank account opening, recruitment, visas, insurance, etc.)
  • Tax registration and structuring
  • Full M&A support (targets, due diligence, sales negotiations, post-merger integration)

Payroll

  • Pay slips, for locals as well as expatriates
  • Advice in wage tax and social security matters as well as related audits
  • Cross-border advice
  • Structuring of electronic personnel files
  • Payment services

Financial bookkeeping/Annual financial statements

  • Financial bookkeeping and reporting, optionally with client’s own accounting software
  • Review of travel expense reports
  • Cost accounting
  • Review of client-prepared bookkeeping
  • Accounting-related advice
  • Preparation of financial statements according to German commercial GAAP
  • International accounting: IFRS, US GAAP
  • Consolidated financial statements
  • Disclosure

Tax advice

  • Tax advisory services
  • Tax exemption certificates (dividends, royalties)
  • Full support and advice during tax field audits
  • Preparation of tax declarations and tax balance sheets
  • Restructuring and merger of companies and corporate groups
  • Tax due diligence
  • Structuring and documentation of transfer pricing
  • Income tax and value-added tax advice in cross-border transactions
  • Advisory services for permanent establishments/branches of foreign companies
  • Advice in customs matters

Real Estate

  • Determination of taxable income and tax declarations for entities subject to unlimited and limited tax obligation
  • Tax advisory services, including value-added tax
  • Full tax audit support
  • Financial bookkeeping, cost accounting, payment services and reporting
  • Review of client-prepared/property manager-prepared bookkeeping
  • Compilation of subledgers for rental income, OPEX and CAPEX
  • Preparation of financial statements according to German commercial and tax GAAP
  • Coordination of property managers

Auditing

  • Statutory and voluntary audits/reviews of financial statements
  • Special audits/reviews
  • Financial due diligence
  • Valuation of an enterprise
  • Audit-related advice