Tax law in Germany
The German Embassy can not advise in German tax matters. However, the Foreign Investors Help Desk at the Federal Central Tax Office (BZSt) can provide you with legally binding information on your specific request. You may contact the BZSt in English or German. Furthermore,you will find a lot of useful information about the German tax system on the website of the BZSt.
Bundeszentralamt für Steuern (BZSt)
Tel.: +49 - 228 406-1212
Fax: +49 - 228 406-3119
You may also contact the local German tax authorities (Finanzamt) responsible for the area where your business is located in Germany or where you intend to set it up.