About Rechts- und Steuerberatung Schmidt - Your tax advisor in Düsseldorf
The company Rechts- und Steuerberatung Schmidt advises a wide range of clients at national and international level. The focus of Rechts- und Steuerberatung Schmidt is advice of expatriates in connection with international assignments as well as classic tax advice. We advice you in all tax, economic and legal questions. Established expertise, international partner and varied know-how are the guarantee of success of our team.
Christian Schmidt - Owner
Following more than 10 years of professional experience including with two of the Big 4 management accounting firms, in 2012 I set up my own firm. Both as a tax advisor in Germany and a European lawyer, in my private practice I continue to expand on my extensive experience in advising my clients in various tax and related legal matters.
1993 – 1998
Law studies at University of Saarland, during my studies specialising in tax law
1999 – 2001
Trainee lawyer in Duisburg and Düsseldorf, during my legal clerkship I worked abroad in Santiago de Chile at the fiscal authorities
Admitted as lawyer
October 2004 - February 2005
Tax advisor exam
Admitted as tax advisor
July 2001 – June 2004
Associate in the tax department at KPMG Deutsche Treuhandgesellschaft AG, Düsseldorf
March 2005 – March 2008
Self-employed European lawyer in a law firm in Luxembourg focussing on international tax law
April 2008 – June 2012
Tax advisor at PricewaterhouseCoopers AG Düsseldorf in the field of international employee assignments
Foundation of my own company Rechts- und Steuerberatung Schmidt
International School of Düsseldorf e.V.
Taxation of foreign teachers in Germany
Annual conference of patent lawyers' association
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