Tax services for expats in Munich.

You have moved to Germany from abroad and you are currently employed under a secondment, a foreign or local employment contract? You were employed in Germany and you are now living abroad but have German tax obligations to fulfil?

Expats aus München im Gespräch

Our specialization. Expats.

Are you looking for a German tax advisor who provides you with comprehensive tax advice, prepares your German income tax return and assures that your expenses are fully and correctly taken into account? Are you searching for a tax accountant who advises you pro-actively on your tax-saving options?

Then privatax is the right choice for you.

We deliver tailor-made solutions to meet your expectations. We know that uncomplicated, pro-active, and responsive communication is the key to satisfying our clients. Delivering high quality service means understanding that it is the personal touch that makes the difference, assuring compliance even in non-standard situations.

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Experience &

We are excited to work with you and to assist you with your tax topics relating to your secondment or your local employment contract.

  • Communication in English or German.

  • Profound knowledge of German tax law, double tax treaties and current jurisdiction.

  • Preparation of your German income tax return, considering your national and foreign income, income from employment, rental income, investment income and capital gains according to double taxation agreements (DTA).

  • Categorization of your income into taxable and tax-free income, avoiding double taxation.

  • Special topics such as the 183-day rule, progression clause (Progressionsvorbehalt), cross-border commuter regulations, exit / departure taxation, tax advice on severance payments.

  • Claim of your deductions, costs and special expenses such as double household expenses, travel  / commuting expenses, cross-border relocation costs, work-related expenses, insurance premiums, donations, extraordinary expenses, craftsmen’s invoices etc.

  • Review of your tax assessment.

  • Assistance in filing applications such as extension of filing deadline, appeals or reductions of tax pre-payments / instalments.

  • Communication with the tax office.

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