Dr. Karl Petersen focuses on fundamental issues of national and international accounting, group accounting according to the German Commercial Code (HGB) and IFRS as well as transitions to IFRS and business valuations. He is the author of regular specialist publications on national and international accounting. He is also the editor of collective works and commentaries on German accounting law, business valuations and international accounting.
Dr. Karl Petersen has long-standing, extensive experience in audits of annual and consolidated financial statements, including special audits in the media and the manufacturing industries. In addition, Dr. Karl Petersen offers general business management advice and workshops for clients.
Another focus of his work is the tax planning of companies and the restructuring of corporate concepts. Dr. Karl Petersen advises medium-sized companies comprehensively on tax issues and assists in tax audits.
In addition, Dr. Karl Petersen holds seminars and lectures on various topics in the field of accounting and business valuations. He brings his expertise to bear in his work as a member of various professional bodies.
Dr. Karl Petersen is valued by his clients for his in-depth expertise, his clear recommendations for action and his highly qualified and respectful approach.
Petersen, in: Petersen/Zwirner, Systematischer Praxiskommentar Bilanzrecht, Rechnungslegung - Offenlegung, Reguvis Fachmedien GmbH, 4, Köln, 2020, S. 1416-1428