New publications by Benefitax employees

We are very pleased to present you the two latest newsletters of our international referral allicance, the GGI Global Alliance AG. In addition to numerous interesting technical articles by our GGI colleagues, they also contain publications by Benefitax employees: In the latest issue of the GGI FYI Newsletter International Taxation, Oliver Biernat, together with his […]

Top employer with Kununu seal

Our dedicated and motivated employees are the heart of our success. They are of central importance to us and our satisfied clients. These are not just empty phrases, but are also reflected by our employees. This is shown by the top rating that Benefitax has received from former and current colleagues. With a score of […]

Broadcasting event with Oliver Biernat as speaker

TiE Germany and AsiaBerlin invite you to a broadcasting event on the “Go to Market Strategy for Germany from an Indian perspective”. It will take place on Dec. 2nd. 2021 at 10 a.m. CET or 2.30 p.m. IST and will take approximately 90 minutes. The event will start with short opening & welcome addresses from […]

New Publication regarding International Taxation

We are happy to present the latest edition of the FYI International Tax newsletter by GGI Global Alliance AG. It contains eleven articles with new tax plans, compliance requirements, tax risks and new tax opportunities our experts from around the globe are happy to comment on. One article from our Managing director Oliver Biernat delivers […]

Benefitax celebrates its 15th anniversary

When Oliver Biernat founded Benefitax 15 years ago, he had already passed the professional exams to become a tax consultant and auditor, and had 15 years of professional experience at a Big4 auditing firm and several small and medium-sized auditing firms. As a partner, managing director or board member, he had already seen and experienced […]

New Administrative Principles “VWG 2020” on Transfer Pricing in Germany 2020

The German tax authorities have updated their guidelines on how their would like taxpayers to handle transfer pricing documentation in Germany. While there are some clarifications with a positive effect for the taxpayer they seem to overinterpret the underlying legal regulations in other parts. Oliver Biernats’ article in the GGI Insider No. 113, issued May […]

Considerations of Financing Inbound Investments into Germany

In his latest publication (GGI ITPG FYI-Newsletter, Spring 2021), our Managing Partner Oliver Biernat provides valuable considerations on financing inbound investments. It is a summary of potential (not only tax-) problems he has come up with investors over the last 30 years. The message is clear: “Do not take a loan before asking your tax […]

Covid-19 and its effects on Transfer Prices of Routine Companies

The impact of the Corona virus on the transfer pricing of routine companies within groups can be read in Oliver Biernat’s latest article in the GGI Insider, January 2021. Here, various approaches discussed in Germany are highlighted, but also the more far-reaching possibilities recently recommended by the OECD to be able to allocate losses in […]

New edition of “Doing Business in Germany” available

Our popular brochure “Doing Business in Germany” is online with the latest figures for 2021. It contains a lot of important information for investors in Germany, such as current tax rates and gives them an initial introduction to the tax and accounting environment in Germany. You can download it here.

No penalties for disclosure of 2019 financial statements until Feb. 28, 2021

  On Dec. 15, 2020, the Federal Office of Justice announced a suspension of sanctions for late disclosure of the 2019 annual financial statements. This means that no administrative fine proceedings pursuant to Section 335 of the Commercial Code will be initiated before March 1, 2021, with regard to the disclosure of accounting documents for […]