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Dr. Tobias Stiegler

Tax advisor



Inheritance tax planning


Tax on capital investments


Taxation of funds


Double-tax agreements (DTAs)



Tobias Stiegler assists corporate and institutional investors in structuring their transactions and in financial engineering issues.

In addition, he supports his clients to comply with tax filing obligations including further tax compliance issues and to efficiently coordinate their investments. His activities focus on cross-border advising, on this account he is in constant contact with international legal and M&A advisers. With regard to this field of activities he also comments current developments in tax law and contentious tax questions. Please find below a selection of recent publications from Tobias Stiegler, which have partially been published in English language:


  • Stiegler, Research Regarding The Effects of Cross-Border Corporate Investments on Business Processes Efficiency, Dissertation 2018, public defense and assessed by a panel of experts as at September 18, 2018 at The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, a partner university of Hohenheim in the Bachelor’s and Master’s
  • Stiegler et. al., Management Participation Programmes for German Target Companies—Current Developments of Fiscal Treatment in Germany, in: Journal of EU Research in Business, Volume 2018, DOI: 10.5171/2018.582169
  • Stiegler et. al., Investment Trend in Digital Currencies – The Current State of Fiscal Treatment of Bitcoin Investments in Germany, in: Proceedings of 4th BASIQ Conference at Uni Heidelberg
  • Elser/Stiegler, Inbound-Investments in German Assets in light of the New German Investment Fund Tax Act, in: IStR Heft 14/2017, S. 567
  • Maftei/ Stiegler/ Wiesener, in: Proceedings of 2nd BASIQ Conference 2016 in Konstanz, The Current State of Alternative Investments in Renewable Energies of Institutional Investors in Germany, p. 183
  • Bußian/ Stiegler, Schmid, in: Proceedings of 28th IBIMA Conference 2016 in Seville, Implications of Regulations and Taxes on Inbound Investments in Alternative Asset Classes in Germany, p. 1262
  • Stiegler et. al, in: Proceedings of 28th IBIMA Conference 2016 in Seville, The New German Tax Regime for Investment Funds: An Exemplar for Europe?, p. 2005