Law office Knittel
Dr. Michael Knittel
Lawyer tax adviser certified public accountant
Phone: +49 (0) 6232 679 52 55
Fax: +49 (0) 6232 679 52 45
Mobil: +49 (0) 160 568 85 40
The permanent office cooperates with Dr. Knittel Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft Steuerberatungsgesellschaft GmbH, also located at Maximilianstraße 22, 67346 Speyer.
The exercise of conflicting interests is prohibited under professional codes for lawyers, tax advisers and public accountants (§ 43a Abs. 4 BRAO; § 6 BOStB; § 3 BS WP). Before accepting the mandate, it is always examined whether there is a conflict of interest.
A. Information referring to “legal advice”
Dr Michael Knittel is registered as a lawyer in the Federal Republic of Germany. The responsible bar association is the bar association Zweibrücken located at Landauer Str. 17, 66482 Zweibrücken.
The relevant text of German and EU codes of practice applying for lawyers can be found at www.brak.de in the section “Angaben gemäß § 6 TDG”.
Lawyers are obliged according to the Federal Lawyers Act (BRAO) to conclude professional liability insurance. Details are regulated in § 51 BRAO. Dr Michael Knittel is insured as a lawyer at HDI Versicherung AG, HDI-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover. The insurance is applicable in the whole EU area and the European Economic area.
B. Information referring to “tax advice”
Dr. Michael Knittel is registered as a tax adviser in the Federal Republic of Germany. The responsible chamber of tax advisers is the Chamber of Tax Advisers Rhineland-Palatinate located at Hölderlinstraße 1, 55131 Mainz.
The relevant text of German and EU codes of practise applying for tax advisors can be found at www.bst-bk.de in the section “Berufsrecht”.
Tax advisers are obliged according to the Federal Tax Advising Act (StBerG) to conclude professional liability insurance. Details are regulated in § 67 StBerG, §§ 51ff. “Verordnung zur Durchführung der Vorschriften über Steuerberater, Steuerbevollmächtigte und Steuerberatungsgesellschaften” (DvStB). Dr Michael Knittel is insured as a tax adviser at HDI Versicherung AG, HDI-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover. The insurance is applicable in the whole EU area and the European Economic area.
C. Information referring to “auditing”
Dr Michael Knittel is registered as a certified public accountant in the Federal Republic of Germany. The responsible chamber of public accountants is the Chamber of Public Accountants (WPK) located at Rauchstraße 26, 10787 Berlin.
The relevant text of German and EU codes of practise applying for certified public accountant can be found www.wpk.de in the section “Rechtsvorschriften Beruf”.
Public Certified Accountants are obliged according to the Public Accountancy Act (WPO) to conclude professional liability insurance. Details are regulated in § 54 WPO. Dr Michael Knittel is insured as a certified public accountant at HDI Versicherung AG, HDI-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover. The insurance is applicable in the whole EU area and the European Economic area.)
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