Claus Lemaitre

Areas of practice

  • Tax Planning
  • Tax Law
  • Fiduciary and Trustee
  • Company Formation

Specialization

Tax Planning
International Tax Law
Private Equity / M&A
Reorganizations
High Net Worth Individuals

I can help with

TAX ADVISORY SERVICES 
- Ongoing tax optimization – in particular to the current reduction of the group tax rate, nationally and internationally, corporate income tax, trade tax, VAT, real estate transfer tax 
- Tax advice on corporate / group structuring – including reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, transactions, tax due diligence and acquisition structuring, natioanally and internationally 
- HNWI's, wealthy families' taxation 
- Expatriate taxation 
- Acting as outsourced tax department of groups, holdings and mid-sized companies 

TAX COMPLIANCE AND ACCOUNTING SERVICES 
- Corporate income and trade tax returns 
- Financial statements, payroll, book-keeping and accounting 
- Personal income tax returns for individuals, managers, expats 
- VAT tax returns 
- E-financial statements 
- Tax audits 

Education / Training

University of Cologne (Diplom-Kaufmann, MBA equivalent)

Experience

more than 17 years experience in sophisticated and hands-on tax consultancy