Business Administration studies at the university of Hamburg, completed with a Master’s degree. Public appointment as certified tax advisor.
1973-1978 tax accountant with the auditing company Arthur Young & Co. Wirtschaftsprue-fungsgesellschaft (formerly: Kontinentale Treuhand GmbH), German partner of Arthur Young, CPA, USA. Auditing of the financial statements of German companies with US hold-ing/parent/proprietary companies pursuant to German and US law (GAAP, GAAS, 10-K).
1978 tax accountant with the tax department of Lehndorff-Vermoegensverwaltung, Hamburg.
Harald Reps has been managing director and partner of Hansa-Atlantic Steuerberatungsge-sellschaft m.b.H. since 1980 and in 1993 he became the sole managing partner.
He specializes in the field of cross-border taxation between Germany, the US and Canada.
Since 1978 his consulting activities focus on the conceptual design of real estate investments as well as providing tax planning and administration services to German individual and insti-tutional investors.
Business Administration studies at the universities of Siegen and Hamburg, completed with a Master’s degree. Public appointment as certified tax advisor (1998) and Master of International Taxation (2002). Doctoral thesis on the international taxation of agency permanent establishments (2009).
Dieter Niehaves has years of tax experience with international accounting firms where he was involved in the affairs of companies and groups of companies as well as partnerships. Dieter has a keen interest in international tax issues. His main fields of activity are: