Rechtsanwältin  & Steuerberaterin  Fachberaterin  für  internationales  Steuerrecht German Lawyer & Tax Advisor &    Specialist Advisor international Tax Law

Victoria M. Willcox-Heidner
             

My experience derives from working for foreign law firms, from longstanding consulting and audit work at a Big 4 audit, tax and accounting firm as well as my ongoing tax consulting work especially in the area of project related work for an independent audit, tax and accounting practice.


2017

Qualification as Certified Tax Advisor for International Taxation  

since 2014

Tax Advisor at an independent owner-run Audit and Tax Advisory Firm for project related business such as restructuring, tax planning, succession planning, transfer pricing, cross-border consulting, linkage to International Network

2000-

2014

Employed at Big Four Audit company in the audit area specialising in audits of international groups as well as tax and legal advisory regarding issues of cross-border clients, especially set-up advice for inbound companies, tax compliance, preparation of annual financial statements, tax provisions, tax reporting, tax and legal due diligence, mergers and acquisitions (national/international), transfer pricing projects, withholding tax, contract drafting and review, tax audit attendance, Business Development in the area of German inbound companies 

2007- 2011

Lecturer at the University of Applied Science in Bielefeld/Germany - Audit and Tax

2004

Admission to the German tax advisors association as fully qualified German Tax Advisor following Tax Advisor State Examination (2004)  (“Steuerberaterin”) 

2000

Admission to the German bar association as fully qualified German lawyer following the 2nd Legal State Examination (“Rechtsanwältin”)

1998- 2000

Referendariat - working for lawyers in Germany and the UK - 2nd Legal State Examination 

1997/1998

1st Legal State Examination leading to a university law degree

1992- 1997

Law Studies at the University of Osnabrück/Germany with special focus on Private International Law 

1992

German Abitur (“A-Levels”) in English, Biology, Maths and History at Herzog-Ernst Gymnasium, Uelzen 

1973

Born in Essen