Establish a Autonomous Branch Office: Services at a glance -

Launch your business in Germany

An Autonomous Branch Office (selbständige Zweigniederlassung) is dependent on a foreign head office but operates independently in Germany.

  • Open a portal to the German market
  • We'll jump through the bureaucratic hoops for you
  • Receive expert advice without being stung by billable hours
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Dependent Branch Office: Your launchpad into the German market

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Our packages: Tailored solutions for you business

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User friendly opening balance sheet template
Employment contract template (part-time)
Employment contract template (full-time)
Temporary personnel contract template
Internship contract template
Loan contract template
Freelancer contract template
Articles of association template
Managing director contract template
Letterhead, legal disclosure and invoice templates
Checklist for incorporation
Preparation of the commercial register (Handelsregister) application form*
Completion of the trade registration form (Gewerbeanmeldung)
Timely preparation of your Trade registration (Gewerbeanmeldung)
Coordination of all necessary legal formalities
Timely preparation of your tax office questionnaire (Finanzamtfragebogen) for the application of your VAT ID (USt.-ID)
Coordination of name check with IHK/HWK
Scheduling of notary appointment in your city of choice*
An expert consultant to guide you through the process
Referral to a qualified tax adviser in your area
Services of the tax consultant
Services provided by Werthing Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH**
Initial consultation via telephone (30 mins/€89 net)
Other services
Free 30-day trial of meineSCHUFA premiumOPTIONAL
Obligation-free insurance check by AXA
Obligation-free business address offer by REGUS
Digital handbook for founders: Firma gründen (currently only available in German)
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Establish yourself in the economic powerhouse of Europe

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    World-leader in R&D

    Germany is a hub of innovation and home to some of the world's finest scientific and research institutions. A perfect place to take your business to the next level.

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    Easiest way to be on the ground in Germany

    A Dependent Branch Office gives you an address in Germany without the commitment of creating a limited liability company.

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    Minimal bureaucracy

    An Autonomous Branch Office gives you an official presence in Germany without the implications of creating a limited liability company.

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