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PKF Deutschland GmbH
Jungfernstieg 7
20354 Hamburg

Telephone: +49 40 35552-0
Fax: +49 40 35552-222

Registered seat: Hamburg
Registrar: Local court Hamburg HRB 38381

VAT ID No.: DE 118588234
Place of jurisdiction is Germany

Executive Directors:
WP StB RA Prof.Dr. Bertram Fischer
WP StB Christian Müller-Kemler
WP Thorsten Preisegger
WP StB Martin Wulf

Member of the Executive Board:
StB Dr. Dirk Altenbeck,  WP Franz-Josef Appel,  WP StB Oliver Beier, RA StB Sören Damerau, WP StB Dr. Marc Danne, StB Ulrich Diestelhorst,  WP Dr. Helmut Fischer, WP StB Dr. Matthias Heinrich, WP StB Lars Heymann, WP StB RA Wolfgang van Kerkom, WP StB Katja Kühne, WP StB Alexander Lummel, WP StB RA Peter Pflugfelder, WP StB Dr. Harald Riedel, WP StB Ralph Setzer, WP StB Thomas Twelkemeier, WP Matthias Upmeier, WP StB Frank Villwock, WP StB Sebastian Wohldorf, WP StB CPA Max Zünkler

We are a member of the Wirtschaftsprüferkammer (chamber of public accountants)
Rauchstraße 26
10787 Berlin
Postfach 30 18 82
10746 Berlin
Telephone: 030 / 72 61 61-0
Fax: 030 / 72 61 61-212

The German accountancy profession is essentially subject to the following German regulations:
1. Law regulating the profession of public accountants [Gesetz über eine Berufsordnung der Wirtschaftspürfer - WPO]
2. Code of ethics for the profession of public accountants and sworn auditors [Berufssatzung für Wirtschaftsprüfer und vereidigte Buchprüfer]
3. Peer review statutes [Satzung für Qualitätskontrolle]
4. Regulation of professional liability insurance for public accountants [Wirtschaftsprüfer-Berufshaftpflichtversicherungsverordnung]

The relevant laws and regulations are available at

The legal professional titles held by the ''Wirtschaftsprüfer (WP)" [public accountant], "Steuerberater (StB)" [accountant/tax advisor] and "Rechtsanwalt (RA)" [lawyer] of PKF Deutschland GmbH were conferred in the Federal Republic of Germany.

You can view the general terms and conditions of engagement here.

Professional liability insurance
For the protection of its clients under sec. 54 WPO, sec. 67 StBerG and sec. 51 BRAO PKF Deutschland GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft maintains a professional liability insurance which covers the risks which may arise from the whole range of professional services provided by public accountants, tax advisors and lawyers. The insurance company is Versicherungsgemeinschaft für das wirtschaftliche Prüfungs- und Treuhandwesen, Dotzheimer Str. 23 in 65185 Wiesbaden. The insurance covers services rendered at least within territory of the European Union.

The fee for our services is charged at hourly rates varying with the individual professional's qualification and experience. It is not possible to quote prices in general. Please contact us for a fee estimate.


Statement in accordance with Article 36 of the German Consumer Dispute Settlement Act (VSBG)
In accordance with our obligation pursuant to Art. 36, para. 1 of the Consumer Dispute Settlement Act (VSBG) we declare that PKF Deutschland GmbH is neither willing nor obliged to take part in any dispute settlement proceedings before a Consumer Arbitration Board within the meaning of Art. 2 of the German Consumer Dispute Settlement Act (VSGB).

Statement in accordance with Art. 14 of the Online Dispute Resolution (ODR)
In accordance with our obligation under the EU Regulation on Online Dispute Resolution on consumer matters we would like to draw attention to the fact that the platform of the EU for out-of-court online dispute resolution can be reached under the following link:

Responsible for the contents
WP StB RA Prof. Dr. Bertram Fischer
Executive director of PKF Deutschland GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
Business address: Rankestraße 56, 90461 Nürnberg

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