MÜLLER CREMER und PARTNER mbB, Wirtschaftsprüfer, Steuerberater, 50674 Köln

Services

International Tax Law

For many years, we have jointly shared our experience, advising businesses and private individuals which have been commencing commercial and private activities at home and abroad in the course of an ongoing globalisation. Mr Müller has been an expert advisor for international tax law since 2008.

An overview of our services

  • Advisory services and ongoing tax advice for international enterprises with a permanent establishment or an independent subsidiary in Germany
  • Advisory services for domestic German enterprises with cross-border activities
  • Accounting and reporting
  • Staff deployment
  • Capital gains tax
  • Advisory on transfer prices
  • Preparation of tax returns for employees and private individuals with domestic and foreign income
  • Advisory services for foreign taxpayers with domestic income (taxpayers with limited tax liability, cross-border commuters)
  • Advisory services on double taxation cases
  • Advisory services for enterprises with cross-border activities
  • Activities and start-up counselling for foreign enterprises and private individuals which would like to establish businesses in Germany, in particular, issues regarding legal form as well as applicable regulations according to tax law and commercial law
  • Monitoring and coordination of start-ups established by foreign individuals or foreign enterprises in Germany
  • Preparation of monthly reportings for German subsidiaries or permanent establishments of foreign parent companies based on existing corporate guidelines
  • Advice on structuring transactions for domestic taxpayers with foreign income

Better Off With Individual Advice

Firm

Auditors and Tax-Consulting in Cologne

We are a medium-sized tax and audit firm in Cologne. The size of our office is in accord with our professional philosophy "small but excellent" as this represents proximity, availability and trust. These are prerequisites for personal and individual assistance.

Tax and economic issues and objectives accompany us throughout our lives and can seldomly be overcome without individual and professional advice. Therefore, we and our employees are geared towards assisting you with qualified advice, ensuring you are not troubled with significant life situations, thus enabling you to focus on your job, your business and your personal goals.

We as the firm’s proprietors as well as our employees are looking forward to your visiting our website and your interest in our consultancy concept.

Cooperations

We work on an interdisciplinary basis with lawyers, notaries and other freelancers, e. g. with the law firm Froese & Partner GbR.

Sector-specific experience determines the quality of our work

Clients

Our extensive industry experience determines the quality of our work. We are particularly successful in assisting freelancers and medium-sized businesses of various legal forms.

Apart from personal assistance, our clients attach particular importance to a high professional consultancy standard. In this respect, they, like us, depend on the continuity of our long-standing, well-coordinated consultancy team.

If required, we strengthen our team through cooperation partners. We engage the best experts for special tasks and are not limited to our own resources or in-house dependencies. This way, we can provide you with holistic consultancy services, from foundation to auditing.

Using sophisticated software for tax/law firms and the most advanced communications technology, we provide you as our client with reliable assessments and an up-to-date online connection.

 

A selection of the industries attended by us:

  • Plant manufacturers
  • Architects
  • Physicians and chemists
  • Construction companies
  • Institutions for professional education and training
  • Dental laboratories
  • Financial service providers
  • Trading enterprises (wholesale and retail)
  • Craftsmen
  • Hotels and gastronomy
  • Engineers
  • Journalists
  • Plastics-processing industry
  • Leasing enterprises
  • Logistics companies (e. g. freight forwarding agencies)
  • Marketing companies
  • Media
  • Notaries
  • Care services, non-profit institutions, in particular, social services and elderly care institutions
  • Psychologists
  • Tour operators
  • Technical experts
  • Safety engineering
  • Sporting goods trade
  • Business consultants
  • Publishing houses
  • Asset managements (e. g. renting)
  • Insurance brokers and agencies
  • Industrial engineers
  • Dentists

Advisors for medium-sized Business

Partners

Diplom-Kaufmann (German business administration degree)

Lothar Müller

German Public Auditor
Tax Consultant

Expert advisor for international tax law

  • Business administration studies at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt and University of Cologne, graduated as Diplom-Kaufmann (German business administration degree) in May 1978

Special subjects

  • Business Taxation: Prof. Dr. G. Rose
  • Tax law: Prof. Dr. K. Tipke
  • Auditing: Prof. Dr. G. Sieben
  • 1978 – 1985 Assistant auditor, auditor and audit manager in medium-sized audit/tax consultancy firms in Cologne
  • since 1982 Tax consultant
  • since 1985 Public auditor
  • since 1986 Partner at Müller und Cremer partnership
  • since 2008 Expert advisor for international tax law
  • since 2016 Fachberater für Restrukturierung und Unternehmensplanung (DStV e.V.)
  • from 1 January 2017 onwards Partner at Müller, Cremer und Partner MbB

Professional priorities

  • Advisory services on tax and business matters for medium-sized businesses, in particular, planning and controlling
  • Advisory services for businesses operating on an international basis
  • Advisory services for non-profit organisations, in particular, social services and elderly care institutions, care services
  • Enforcement of tax law with regard to tax audits, fiscal courts
  • Advisory services regarding reorganisations and succession issues
  • Advisory services and audits of reorganisations and restructurings, including certificates according to sec. 270b InsO (German Insolvency Code)
  • Annual financial statements and consolidated financial statements
  • Quality control exercise according to sec. 57a (3) WPO (German Public Accountant Act)
  • Other special business audits

Language skills

English and French (orally and in writing)

Contact

lothar.mueller@mcup-koeln.de

Dipl.-Kfm. (German business administration degree)
Betriebswirt grad. (Graduate Bachelor of Business Administration)

Rudi Cremer

Tax Consultant



  • 1966 – 1968 Commercial apprenticeship with Bayer Leverkusen, graduated as Industriekaufmann (industrial management assistant)
  • 1969 – 1972 Business administration studies at University of Applied Sciences in Cologne, graduated as Betriebswirt (Graduate Bachelor of Business Administration)
  • 1973 – 1977 Studies at University of Cologne, graduated as Diplom-Kaufmann (German business administration degree)

Special subjects

  • Business taxation: Prof. Dr. G. Rose
  • Auditing: Prof. Dr. G. Sieben
  • Finance: Prof. Dr. K.-H. Hansmeyer
  • 1977 – 1985 Assistant auditor, auditor and audit manager in medium-sized audit/tax consultancy firm in Cologne
  • since 1982 Tax consultant
  • since 1986 Partner at Müller und Cremer partnership
  • from 1 January 2017 onwards Partner at Müller, Cremer und Partner MbB

Professional priorities

  • Advisory services for medium-sized businesses on tax and business matters
  • Advisory services for non-profit associations/enterprises
  • Enforcement of tax law with regard to tax audits and fiscal courts
  • Tax planning and tax structuring
  • Business consultancy services, in particular, regarding the preparation of cost accounting and financial planning
  • Advisory services on succession planning and distribution of inheritance
  • Advisory services on business reorganisations

Language skills

English (orally and in writing)

Contact

rudi.cremer@mcup-koeln.de

Diplom-Kaufmann (German business administration degree)

Andreas Müller

Tax Consultant



  • Business administration studies at RWTH Aachen University and University of Cologne

Special subjects

  • Auditing
  • Corporate Finance
  • Finance
  • 2013 – 2016 Assistant auditor, auditor and audit manager in audit/tax consultancy firm in Cologne
  • since 2016 Tax consultant
  • from 1 January 2017 onwards Partner at Müller, Cremer und Partner MbB

Professional priorities

  • Advisory services for non-profit organisations
  • Advisory services for medium-sized businesses on tax and business matters
  • Compilation of financial statements
  • Auditing of financial statements
  • Consolidated accounting

Language skills

English (orally and in writing)

Contact

andreas.mueller@mcup-koeln.de