Felix Schill, LL.M.

Lawyer, Senior Associate

+49 69 710003-199

Location Frankfurt


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Practice Areas

  • Tax advice and negotiation of purchase contracts relating to all types of property transactions (asset and share deals of various types of real estate, including office, logistics and hotels, project developments and forward deals) and property-related tax issues (e.g. advice on extended trade tax deduction, VAT-related lease contract clauses, real estate transfer tax advice
  • Advice on investment tax issues and on the structuring of open and closed-ended fund vehicles and preparation of acquisition reports
  • Advice on international law (outbound and inbound), including taxation of branches and subsidiaries, add-back and exit taxation, double-taxation treaties, treaty overrides, parent-subsidiary directive and other EU tax law
  • Advice on corporate and group tax law, in particular on all types of conversions, restructuring, group and holding structures
  • Tax litigation in financial management and in proceedings before the fiscal court, external tax audits and related disclosures
  • Advice on tax aspects of W&I insurance policies and special tax insurance policies
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Education and Professional Experience
  • Lawyer at GSK Stockmann since 2019
  • Admitted to practise law in Germany (2015)
  • Studies at the LMU Munich and Paris II Panthéon-Assas (integrated German-French course)
  • Trainee lawyer with the Fiscal Court Munich
  • Worked at a major independent Luxembourg law firm
  • Worked at a major international law firm in Frankfurt
  • English, French, German
  • Eckl, Petra / Schill, Felix: DAC6 Implementation in Germany, in: IBFD – EUROPEAN TAXATION, 2021, 61st year, p. 273 – 284.
  • Eckl, Petra / Schill, Felix: The Implementation of the D.A.C.6. E.U. Directive in Germany, in: Insights Volume 8 Number 2, 2021, p. 19 – 28.
  • Eckl, Petra / Schill, Felix: Reform of the German Controlled Foreign Company Rules, in: EUROPEAN TAXATION 2020, 60th year, p. 247 – 257.
  • GSK Updates
    25 July 2022

    VAT-exempt management of venture capital funds

    Having to pay VAT on management services received has often proved to be a serious disadvantage for German venture capital funds in recent years.

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  • GSK Updates
    17 May 2021

    Extended trade tax deduction - New legal provisions on e-mobility, electricity for tenants, and miscellaneous landlord services

    On 22nd April 2021, the Bundestga passed a modification to the extended trade tax deduction with respect to the supply of the electricity using renewable energies, the operation of...

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  • GSK Updates
    14 May 2021

    Corporate Income Tax Modernisation Act - First Reading in the Bundestag on 22 April 2021

    Opt-in model, internationalisation of reorganisation tax law, capital contribution solution for overpayment/underpayment of profit transfers, and new rules regarding foreign curren...

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