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Binding information on the fulfilment of individual requirements for admission to the tax consultant examination or for exemption from the tax consultant examination

Legally binding written information on the fulfilment of individual requirements for admission to the examination or for exemption from the examination as a tax consultant can be provided by the competent authority upon request.

Who should I contact?

The responsibility lies with the Chamber of Tax Consultants, in whose district the applicant works full-time or, if the applicant does not carry out any activity, has his/her predominant place of residence. If this place is located abroad, the Chamber of Tax Consultants is responsible, in whose district the place of the intended professional establishment in Germany is located. If the intended professional establishment is located abroad, the Chamber of Tax Consultants is responsible for which admission to the examination has been applied for.

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Which documents are required?

  • Attachments according to tax consultant examination (or shortened examination, aptitude test, exemption depending on the application situation),
    • Curriculum vitae with detailed personal details and professional career,
    • Suitable documents (certificates, employers' certificates - with information on the nature and scope of the practical activity) in the original or in public/officially certified copy

What are the fees?

A non-binding telephone consultation or answering questions by e-mail at the responsible office is usually free of charge. This service is only possible for questions that can be answered quickly and do not require further research.

Fee: 200,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
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What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

There are no deadlines to be observed.

Applications / forms

Legally binding written information must be requested expressly. For this purpose, the official form "Request for binding information" must be used.

Request for binding information

Technically approved by

Chamber of Tax Advisors Lower Saxony

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Linie6PLus)

Further Links

Single points of contact of the state of Lower Saxony, Single points of contact of the countries of Europe, advice and assistance for EU citizens and their families.