Tax consultants

Gilz Reisen & Partner

Andreas Gilz

Tax consultant, partner
Diplom-Finanzwirt (FH)

 

Practice Areas

  • Tax law of the company purchase
  • Advising on audits, opposition proceedings and legal proceedings
  • Business start-ups and restructuring
  • Insolvency Tax
  • International tax law
  • Corporate Tax Law
  • succession planning
  • Tax law of private asset management, especially of real estate
  • Intern responsible for in-house training courses

 

Additional qualification

Lecturer in Tax Law at the Academy Abels Kallwass Stitz, Cologne

 

Professional background
1990-1993
Studied at the Fachhochschule für Finanzen, Nordkirchen,
With degree Diplom-Finanzwirt

1994 – 2006
Employee / Partner and Head of the tax department of the company Abels Decker Kuhfuss & Partner Düsseldorf

1997
Appointment as a tax consultant

2005 – today
Lecturer in tax law

2007 – 2011
Individual practice in Düsseldorf

2011 to today
Partner of the tax firm Gilz Reisen & Partner

 

Consulting languages
German, English

Harald Reisen

Tax consultant, partner
Fachber. f. International tax law
Diplom-Kaufmann

 

Practice Areas

  • International tax law
  • Corporate tax law for corporations and partnerships
  • Groups-/Affiliation taxation
  • Tax law of the company purchase
  • Advising on audits, opposition proceedings and legal proceedings
  • business foundations and restructuring
  • Real estate transfer tax law
  • Tax-optimized company financing

 

Additional qualification

Consultant for International Taxation

 

Professional background

1989-1994
Studies of economics at the University of Essen with a focus on company taxation, business law and accounting, graduation as a Diplom-Kaufmann

1994-1998
Employee in the tax department of the WirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaftPrice Waterhouse GmbH, Düsseldorf

1998
Appointment as a tax consultant

1998-2006
Later, senior manager and authorized officer in the tax department of the auditing firm Ernst & Young AG, Düsseldorf

2006-2010
Tax consultant, authorized signatory in the internationally active tax consultancy company WTS AG, Düsseldorf

2010
Appointment as specialist consultant for international tax law

2010-2011
Individual practice in Düsseldorf

2011 to today
Partner of the tax firm Gilz Reisen & Partner

 

Consulting languages
German, English

Alois Laininger

Tax consultant
Diplom-Betriebswirt (FH)

 

Practice Areas

  • Consultancy in tax and business affairs of freelancers (doctors, dentists, lawyers, architects), traders, advertising agencies, insurance buyers, craftsmen, service providers and employees
  • Advising on audits, opposition proceedings and legal proceedings
  • Corporate tax law, especially of the partnerships
  • Accompanying and supporting talks and negotiations with banks as well as applying for grants or grants

 

Additional qualification

Activity as a mediator

 

Professional background

1967-1973
Education and employment Financial administration

1974-1979
Studied at the “Fachhochschule für Wirtschaft Düsseldorf”
Graduate in Business Administration (FH)

1980-1983
Working for a tax consultancy in Düsseldorf

1983-1996
Individual practice as tax advisor later as tax advisor in Düsseldorf

1996-2008
Partner in a medium-sized tax consultancy firm in Düsseldorf

2008-2009
Managing Director of a medium-sized tax consultancy and auditing company

2009-2011
Tax consultant as employee pursuant to Art. §58 StBerG in a medium-sized company GbR lawyers, tax consultants, notary

2011 to today
Tax consultant as employee pursuant to Art. Section 58 StBerG the tax firm of Gilz Reisen & Partner

 

Consulting languages
German, English

Peter Zimmermann

tax consultant
Graduate economist

 

Practice Areas

  • Preparation of financial statements according to HGB and tax balance sheets (E-balance sheet)
  • Corporate tax law for corporations and partnerships
  • Group / affiliation taxation
  • Tax law of the company purchase
  • Advising on audits and opposition procedures
  • Business start-ups and restructuring
  • Tax-optimized corporate finance
  • Optimization of process flows in accounting
  • Value-added tax law
  • Company valuations

 

Professional background

1999-2005
Studied economics at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität, Bonn, focusing on financial sciences, in particular the analysis of tax systems and optimization under economic aspects
Study internship in the tax department of Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft KPMG AG, Cologne
Graduated economist

2006-2012
Employees in a medium-sized tax office in Düsseldorf

2009-2011
External consultant in a globally active American company in North Rhine-Westphalia

2012
Appointment as a tax consultant

2012 to today
Tax consultant as employee pursuant to Art. § 58 StBerG in the tax firm Gilz Reisen & Partner

 

Consulting languages
German, English

Julia Borack

Steuerberaterin / tax consultant

Diplom Finanzwirtin (FH) / Graduated in tax administration

 

Practice Areas

  • Inheritance tax law / gift tax law
  • Value-added tax law
  • Tax planning
  • Consultation on tax audits, opposition proceedings and legal actions
  • Private and operational (business) tax returns

 

Professional background

 

2011-2014
Combined study programme at Fachhochschule für Finanzen (University of Applied Sciences for taxation), Nordkirchen

2014-2018
Tax assistant in the tax firm Gilz Reisen & Partner

2018
Appointment as a tax consultant

2018 to today
Tax consultant as employee pursuant to Art. § 58 StBerG in the tax firm Gilz Reisen & Partner

 

Consulting languages
German, English

Carsten Els

Lawyer / Tax consultant
Specialist lawyer for tax law

 

Practice Areas

  • succession planning solutions
  • Inheritance tax / gift tax
  • Entrepreneur’s testament
  • Company establishment and corporate restructuring
  • Tax planning
  • Business valuation
  • Consultation on tax audits, opposition proceedings and legal actions
  • Real estate transfer tax
  • Tax criminal law and voluntary self-disclosure to avoid Penalty

Additional qualification:
Specialist consultant for business succession (DStV e. V.)

 

Professional Background

1998 – 2006
Studied law at the University of Düsseldorf, then articled law clerk in the Düsseldorf Regional Court District

2007
Admitted to the german bar

2007 – 2008
Lawyer office partnership in Mönchengladbach

2009 – 2012
Lawyer at Ache und Partner GbR, Neukirchen-Vluyn

2011
Appointed as a specialist lawyer for tax law

2013 – 2017
Lawyer and partner at AKP Achilles Bosse Fassin und Partner, Krefeld

2014
Specialist consultant for business succession (DStV e. V.)

2017
Appointed as a tax consultant

2017 to today
In-house lawyer and tax Consultant as employee pursuant to Art. § 58 StBerG in the tax firm Gilz Reisen & Partner

Consulting languages
German, English