Briefings on Current Topics

Which topics matter to our clients? What do they need to know? Which areas require our clients to take action? In various articles our experts discuss current issues in the fields of economics, law and tax and provide initial recommendations for action.

Are you interested in our services and require more information? We are happy to answer your questions and help you select the appropriate experts.

Dipl.-Kfm. Jochen König
Managing Partner
Lawyer, Public Accountant,
Tax Advisor
T +49 203 29506-752

With the new version of the Money Laundering Act, which came into force on 1st August 2021, the abolition of the previous publication fictions and the conversion of the transparency register to a full register was decided. Accordingly, every legal entity under private law and every partnership entered in a register must actively report its beneficial owners to the transparency register. We are pleased to assist you!

New property tax values apply from 2025. For all real estates in Germany, new property tax values are to be determined on the assessment date of 01 January 2022. Currently, all landowners are obliged to submit a declaration of assessment to the tax authority from 01 July 2022 to 31 October 2022. We are pleased to support you. You will find detailed information here.

In the last few months, you may have come across the terms “GoBD” and “GDPR” a number of times. In essence, these provisions lay down additional accounting and record keeping requirements for tax purposes and stricter data protection rules, in each case including documentation requirements regarding procedure. In our guest article in the client newsletter of the Family Office of von Plettenberg, Conradt & Cie in Düsseldorf, Germany, you can find further details on what these additional requirements mean in detail and how best to prepare for them.

Click here to read the guest article. (Only available in German)