September' 2015 | Archive | Blog
After filing a complaint with the German Supreme Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), the tax authorities have decided to change the rules for VAT deduction of holding companies. The tax authorities have decided to deduct the whole amount of the VAT (value added tax) incurred by German holding companies on the acquisition of shareholdings in subsidiaries. Our German lawyers can supply all the information related to the taxation of holding companies.
At the end of July, the German Government has presented a draft bill as an amendment to the Stock Corporation Act, AktG. A bill for an amendment of the German Stock Corporation Act was approved since 2012, but only now have those amendments been established. For details about the current legislation on stock corporations you can also refer to our German law firm.