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Legal action before the Fiscal Court

Legal representation, advice and defence in proceedings before the Fiscal Court.  

A dispute with the Tax Authority does not always have to end up in court. It is important to mitigate the risks and costs from the beginning, e.g. by way of legally binding advice, factual agreements and the utilisation of extrajudicial settlement options which are free of charge for all taxpayers.

If legal action before the Fiscal Court cannot be avoided with our help, our attorneys and tax law specialists, many of whom were previously employed with the Tax Authority, stand by your side. Our tax law specialists, who are also accredited tax advisers, offer qualified advice on tax structuring and represent you before the Fiscal Court.

Successful litigation before the Fiscal Court

LHP Attorneys provide information about legal proceedings before the Fiscal Court, the process and costs of proceedings and advise on pitfalls and mistakes that must be prevented in litigation before the Fiscal Court.  

1. Why are there so few cases litigated before the Fiscal Court?

2. Litigation procedure before the Fiscal Court

3. Cost of proceedings before a Fiscal Court - Litigation before the Fiscal Court

4. Litigation before the Fiscal Court: Characteristics of successful attorneys/tax advisers:

5. Traps / pitfalls in litigation before the Fiscal Court

6. Successful litigation before the Fiscal Court - preventing professional liability for tax lawyers and tax advisers

LHP Attorneys are tax law specialists and offer comprehensive advice -from the commencement of proceedings all the way to their conclusion. You will always have a competent partner at your side, who will answer your questions and keep you updated about your case. Our practice areas are:

  • Representation in objections with the tax authorities, as well as litigation before the Fiscal Courts and the Federal Fiscal Court.
  • Special counsel services, e.g. drafting of expert reports
  • Support for colleagues in the profession (including under NDAs and acting behind the scenes)
LHP: Attorneys at Law, Tax Law Specialists, Tax Advisers PartmbB


An der Pauluskirche 3-5, 50677 Cologne,
Telephone: +49 221 39 09 770


Tödistrasse 53, CH-8027 Zurich,
Telephone: +41 44 212 3535

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