Dominik Berka

Lawyer, Tax Adviser, Local Partner*

+49 69 710003-194

Location Frankfurt


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Practice Areas

  • Tax advice on all types of real estate transactions (asset and share deals) and real estate-related taxation issues
  • Advice on investment tax issues and the tax structuring of open-ended and closed-ended funds
  • Tax advice to the public sector
  • Advice on corporate tax law, in particular on all types of conversions
  • Tax litigation in fiscal administration and fiscal court proceedings
  • Advice on introducing and implementing tax compliance management systems, including DAC6 (reporting obligations for cross-border tax arrangements)
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Education and Professional Experience
  • Lawyer at GSK Stockmann since 2012
  • Master of Fiscal Affaires
  • Admitted to practise as a tax adviser in Germany (2017)
  • Admitted to practise law in Germany (2012)
  • Law studies at the University of Tübingen
  • Civil service training (upper service non-technical) Baden-Württemberg with dual study at the University of Applied Sciences Ludwigsburg (Dipl. Finanzwirt (FH))
  • English, German
  • Eckl, Petra / Berka, Dominik: Warum das neue Fondsstandortgesetz (nicht) der große Wurf ist, in: Juve Handbuch Steuern – Co-Publishing, Mai 2022, S. 125f.
  • Berka, Dominik: Grundsteuer: Beim Bundesmodell ist der Aufwand wohl am größten, in: Der Neue Kämmerer, 10.03.2021
  • Eckl, Petra / Berka, Dominik: Verrechnung von Verlusten 2020 mit Vorauszahlungen 2019, in: Der Betrieb Spezial 7/2020, S. 10 – 11.
  • Berka, Dominik: The German Investment Tax Reform – An Overview, in: ITSG Global Tax Journal (US), Volume 2, No. 3, 2019, S. 21.
  • Eckl, Petra / Berka, Dominik: The implications of the New German Investment Tax Regime on German and Non-German Fund Vehicles, in: EUROPEAN TAXATION 2019, Jahrgang 59, S. 12 – 22.
  • Söhnchen, Markus / Zentis, Sascha/ Berka ,Dominik / Eichler, Andreas / Huperz, Philip: Hot Topics bei Immobilientransaktionen, in: Betriebs-Berater 2018, S. 1.
  • Eckl, Petra / Berka, Dominik: Crowdinvesting und Steuerrecht in Deutschland, in: Crowdfunding und Steuern, German Crowd Funding Network, Hrsg. Karsten Wenzlaff, Institut für Kommunikation in sozialen Medien, ikosom UG, Oktober 2014, S. 17 – 20.
  • GSK Updates
    17 May 2023

    German Tax Aspects for Inbound Investments

    There is a multitude of factors to be considered when investments in Germany are envisaged.

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  • GSK Updates
    05 May 2023

    Real Estate Investments in Germany from a Tax Perspective

    Non-German investor, who intend to acquire real estate portfolios, which are located in Germany, can very likely avoid German trade tax if the investment is properly structured fro...

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  • GSK Updates
    06 October 2022

    Real estate transfer tax on share deals – how to approach potential double taxation issues

    The risk of double taxation of share deals with real estate transfer tax being assessed both at signing and at closing has been a topic of discussion since the real estate transfer...

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