Find out more about the ETL Group
ETL: Germany’s largest tax consulting group
Modern consulting in a strong network
ETL is the market leader in tax consultancy and one of the top five audit and tax advisory companies in Germany. With services covering tax consulting, audit, legal advice, management consulting, and IT, the ETL group of companies generates turnover nationally of over 979 million euros. In total, over 10,000 employees – including more than 1,500 tax consultants, lawyers, auditors, and management consultants – support more than 210,000 clients right across Germany.
Competences that complement each other
ETL is the ideal partner for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in all sectors. We offer all company-relevant consulting services from a single source. With 870 offices in Germany and an international network of more than 250 firms, we provide you with customized, competent, and multidisciplinary advice on all tax, legal, business, organizational, and financial matters, from setting up your company and expanding to your business succession planning. Your ETL consultant analyzes the needs of your company and integrates the exact specialists and services that you need when you need them. In addition, we can advise you on your personal finances.
Digital solutions deliver the key competitive edge for our clients. Our ETL PISA portal helps them transfer, manage, and archive their tax records and confidential documents safely and conveniently online. All client documents are available with just a click, such as business evaluations, tax assessments, and annual financial statements. This places a tool for complete management of their company in their hands. In addition, our specially developed sector solutions meet the particular requirements of specific branches of the economy (healthcare, hotels and restaurants, filling stations, senior citizens, professional athletes, agriculture and forestry, and franchise systems). This underlines our specialized understanding of the market in different sectors.
Advantage through knowledge
ETL relies on competence and know-how. We ensure a high standard in our consulting with continuous training and qualification measures. The ETL Academy provides numerous online and in-person seminars. In addition, network-wide knowledge is bundled in ETL specialist working groups. Since the experts from different specialist departments work closely together, they are in regular exchange and support ETL consultants locally for specialist subjects. This ensures the highest levels of advisory competence in every firm. Last but not least, we successfully rely on excellently trained junior staff: most of our employees were previously trainees in an ETL firms.
Strong and efficient consulting in a close-knit network –
We advise you in every stage of your company
Our close-knit network with over 1,500 tax consultants, lawyers, auditors, management consultants, and financial service providers offers you competent and comprehensive advice without friction losses – across different specialist disciplines and country borders. From business start-ups and expansion to company succession: We are the ideal partner for small and medium-sized enterprises, self-employed professionals, and freelancers in all sectors. Your assigned consultant coordinates the whole brief and will connect you with the exact specialists and services that you need when you need them. You’ll benefit from seamless, comprehensive consulting.