Stephan Wachsmuth, LL.M.

Lawyer, Senior Associate

+49 89 288174-676

Location Munich


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Practice Areas

  • Corporate tax law
  • Real Estate Tax Law
  • Tax procedure law
  • Tac compliance / DAC6
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Education and Professional Experience
  • Lawyer at GSK Stockmann since 2020
  • Admitted to practise law in Germany (2020) – before in 2017
  • Former councillor in the fiscal administration of Baden-Württemberg
  • Lecturer at the University for Administration and Finance Ludwigsburg
  • In-service supplementary studies Master of Laws in Taxation at the University of Potsdam and at the Federal Finance Academy of the Federal Ministry of Finance
  • Civil servant in the higher service of the state of Baden-Württemberg; head of the tax investigation department of a tax office
  • Legal traineeship at the Higher Regional Court of Karlsruhe (2nd State Examination/Bar exam), including training sections at the European Parliament and at Big-4 auditing companies
  • Law studies at the University of Heidelberg (1st State Examination) and the University of Neuchâtel (Erasmus)
  • English, French, German
  • International Fiscal Association
  • German Fiscal Association (DStJG)
Lectures and events
  • Value added tax in basic studies II, University of Applied Sciences Ludwigsburg
  • Private law in basic studies II, University of Applied Sciences Ludwigsburg
  • Koch, Dirk / Wachsmuth, Stephan: Grunderwerbsteuer häufiger fällig, in: immobilienmanager, Ausgabe 6-2021, 29.06.2021.
  • Koch, Dirk / Wachsmuth, Stephan: Nichts für “Lieschen Müller”, Beitrag zur Grunderwerbsteuer-Reform für Share Deals, in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Immobilien, 28.05.2021, Nr. 121, S. I 3.
  • 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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  • 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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