Bergemann Schönherr & Partner
Tax Advisors | Attorneys-at-law | Certified Accountants
BBSZ GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
T +49 89 540 465 100
F +49 89 540 465 111
Registered office and legal form:
Bergemann Schönherr & Partner is a professional partnership with its registered office in Munich; it is registered with the Munich district court under PR 1026. According to the terms of the German Partnership of Professionals Act, the partners are Achim Bergemann, Knuth Blumenstiel, Frank Schönherr, Ronny Walter und Frank Zeidler.
BBSZ GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft is a company with its registered office in Munich; it is registered with the Munich district court under HRB 191404 and the company’s managing director is Frank Zeidler.
VAT ID Number
Bergemann Schönherr & Partner: DE275551635
BBSZ GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft: DE278105612
Competent professional associations:
On the professional regulations for
Professional regulations for tax advisors
German Tax Advisory Act (StBerG)
German Ordinance on Implementing Regulations for Tax Advisors, Tax Agents and Tax Consulting Firms (DVStB)
German Professional Code of Conduct for Tax Advisors and Tax Agents (BoStB)
German Regulations for Expert Advisors (FBO)
German Fee Regulations for Tax Advisors, Tax Agents and Tax Consulting Firms (StBGebV)
German Ordinance on Professional Training Programs for Tax Clerks (StFachAngA)
Fee Regulations for Tax Advisors (StBVV)
Professional regulations for attorneys-at-law
German Federal Code of Legal Ethics (BRAO)
German Professional Code of Conduct for Attorneys-at-law (BORA)
German Code for Specialist Attorneys (FAO)
Attorneys’ Compensation Act (RVG)
Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) – Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys in the European Union
Act on the Activities of European Attorneys in Germany (EuRAG)
Professional regulations for certified accountants
German Code for Certified Accountants (WPO)
German Professional Code for Certified Accountants and Sworn Auditors (BS WP/vBP)
Regulations on Professional Liability Insurance for Certified Accountants (WPBHV)
German Charter on Quality Control
German Regulation on Document Seals
General Terms and Conditions of the German Chamber of Certified Accountants
Professional liability insurance:
Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe Limited
Branch office - Germany
Im Media Park 8
Territorial Application (General Conditions of Insurance / AVB 07/2011)
Expanded foreign coverage
Notwithstanding provisions that state otherwise with regard to the general and special insurance conditions, as well as descriptions of risks related to third-party liability insurance for pecuniary damages for attorneys-at-law and patent attorneys, tax advisors, certified accountants and sworn auditors (LIU AVB-RSW), the amount of the stipulated insurance coverage also relates to liability claims
There is no statutory obligation for lawyers, tax advisors and auditors to participate in dispute settlement procedures before a consumer arbitration board (Verbraucherschlichtungsstelle) within the meaning of § 2 of the German Act on Consumer Dispute Settlements (Verbraucherstreitbeilegungsgesetz). Bergemann Schönherr & Partner and BBSZ GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft do not participate in dispute settlement procedures before a consumer arbitration board. The European Commission is providing an online dispute settlement procedures platform, which can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.
The legal notices shall apply to both Bergemann Schönherr & Partners and to BBSZ GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft.
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