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Imprint

Effective Date: January 1, 2022
Pursuant to § 5 of the German Telemedia Act (Telemediengesetz) we state the following:

Crowe Kleeberg GmbH:
Audit & Accountancy Company

Augustenstraße 10, 80333 Munich, Germany

Phone +49 (0)89-55983-0
Fax +49 (0)89-55983-280

E-mail [email protected]

Purchase Tax Identification number: DE256803133

Crowe Kleeberg GmbH is a limited liability company under German law and is registered under HRB 170335 in the commercial register kept at the Local Court of Munich (Amtsgericht Muenchen).

Managing directors with authorisation to represent the Company:

WP StB Dipl.-Kfm. Christian Heine
WP StB Dipl.-Kfm. Kai Peter Künkele
WP StB Dipl.-Kfm. Dr. Lars Lüdemann
WP StB Dipl.-Kfm. Dr. Karl Petersen
WP StB Dipl.-Kfm. Stefan Prechtl
WP StB Dipl.-Betrw. (FH) Reinhard Schmid
WP StB Dipl.-Kfm. Jürgen Schmidt
WP StB Dipl.-Kfm. Markus Wittmann
WP StB Dipl.-Kfm. Prof. Dr. Christian Zwirner

The legal professional titles:

The legal professional titles of “Wirtschaftsprüfer” (WP – Public Accountant) and “Steuerberater” (StB – Tax Consultant) were conferred in Germany.

Chambers responsible:

Public accountants:

Wirtschaftsprüferkammer (Chamber of Public Accountants)

Tax consultants in Munich: Steuerberaterkammer München (Chamber of Tax Consultants of Munich)

Professional regulations:

Public accountants:

Wirtschaftsprüferordnung (WPO – Public Accountants Code)

Berufssatzung für Wirtschaftsprüfer/vereidigte Buchprüfer (BS WP/vBP – Professional Code of Public Accountants/Sworn Auditors)

Satzung für Qualitätskontrolle (Rules on Quality Control)

Regulation (EU) No. 537/2014 (referred to as the Auditor Regulation; the regulation defines specific requirements regarding the statutory audit of public-interest entities)

Tax consultants:

Steuerberatungsgesetz (StBerG – Tax Consultancy Act)

Verordnung zur Durchführung der Vorschriften über Steuerberater, Steuerbevollmächtigte und Steuerberatungsgesellschaften (DVStB – Ordinance on the Implementation of the Provisions on Tax Consultants, Tax Agents and Tax Advisory Companies)

Gebührenverordnung für Steuerberater, Steuerbevollmächtigte und Steuerberatungsgesellschaften (StBGebV – Ordinance on the Fees of Tax Consultants, Tax Agents and Tax Consulting Companies)

Satzung über die Rechte und Pflichten bei der Ausübung der Berufe der Steuerberater und der Steuerbevollmächtigten – Berufsordnung (BOStB – Rules on the Rights and Duties concerning the Exercise of the Tax Consultancy and Tax Agency Professions – Professional Code)

Fachberaterordnung (FBO – Specialist Advisers Code)

Verordnung über die Berufsausbildung zum Steuerfachangestellten/zur Steuerfachangestellten (StFachAngAusbV – Ordinance on Vocational Training for Assistant Tax Consultants)

The above regulations and information on these are available on the websites of the Wirtschaftsprüferkammer (Chamber of Public Accountants (www.wpk.de) and the Bundessteuerberaterkammer (Federal Chamber of Tax Consultants (www.bstbk.de).

Mandatory declarations according to §§ 1 to 3 of the Ordinance on Disclosure Requirements for Service Providers (DL-InfoV – Dienstleistungs-Informationspflichten-Verordnung):

Professional liabilty insurance is provided by Versicherergemeinschaft für das wirtschaftliche Prüfungs- und Treuhandwesen, Dotzheimer Str. 23, 65185 Wiesbaden. Insurance cover, particularly in terms of territorial scope, at least meets the requirements of § 67 of the German Tax Consultancy Act (StBerG – Steuerberatungsgesetz), §§ 51 ff. of the German Ordinance on the Implementation of the Provisions on Tax Consultants, Agents in Tax Matters and Tax Consulting Companies (DvStB – Verordnung zur Durchführung der Vorschriften über Steuerberater, Steuerbevollmächtigte und Steuerberatungsgesellschaften), § 54 of the Public Accountants Code (WPO – Wirtschaftsprüferordnung) in conjunction with the German Ordinance on the Professional Liability Insurance of Auditors and Public Accountants (WPBHV- Verordnung über die Berufshaftpflichtversicherung der Wirtschaftsprüfer und vereidigten Buchprüfer).

Out-of-court dispute settlement:

Information in accordance with the German Consumer Dispute Resolution Act (Verbraucherstreitbeilegungsgesetz, § 36) and for online dispute resolution pursuant to Art 14 (1) of the “Regulation on online dispute resolution in consumer matters” (regulation (EU) No. 524/2013 "ODR Regulation"):

The European Commission provides a platform for dispute resolution online. The platform can be accessed via the following link:

https://www.ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr

Kleeberg is not obliged or willing to take part in any dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board.

Our General Terms of Engagement are available here (in Germany only)

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Images / Pictures:

Munich-Frauenkirche: iStock/Björn Kindler

Flipchart and meeting scene: Andreas Fechner

Federal Eagle: shotshop

Others: Crowe Global