Josef Hinkers

Senior Manager
Attorney-at-Law (Rechtsanwalt), Certified Tax Advisor
Baker Tilly Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Cecilienallee 6-7
40474 Dusseldorf
Phone: +49 211 6901-1252
Fax: +49 211 6901-1330

Professional Education

  • Certified Tax Advisor
  • Legal internship at the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court
  • Studies of law at the University of Münster

Professional Experience

  • Manager, KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Essen

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Structural and current consulting related with national and international tax law
  • Support during tax audits
  • Law enforcement during opposition proceedings and legal actions
  • Corporate succession
  • Company law

Key industries/Sectors

  • Family businesses and medium-sized groups from the manufacturing, service and trade sector
  • Tax-privileged entities
  • Private Clients

Selected Publications

  • Commentary §§ 6, 29 and 30, "Beck’schen Onlinekommentar ErbStG"
  • Comment on the BFH decision of April 13, 2016 – II R 55/14, ZEV 2016, 463 (together with Joachim Knief)
  • “Das Ende der Cash-GmbH – Risiken und Nebenwirkungen der Gesetzesänderung”, DStZ 2013, 729 (together with André Pfeifer)
  • “Unternehmensvermögen im neuen Erbschaftsteuer- und Bewertungsrecht – Zweifelsfragen und Gestaltungsansätze”, BB 2009, 300 (together with Wilfried Schulte and Mathias Birnbaum)