Thorsten Went

Thorsten Went

Partner Indirect Tax, Head of Digitalisation Tax

Certified Tax Advisor

Baker Tilly

Cecilienallee 6-7
40474 Dusseldorf

About me


  • Automotive
  • Retail/Consumer goods
  • Chemistry/Pharma
  • System gastronomy/Hotel industry
  • Industry and production
  • Telecommunication/Electronics
  • Software (ERP)

Professional experience

  • Senior Manager in the indirect tax department of KPMG AG, Düsseldorf
  • Senior in the indirect tax department of Ernst & Young AG, Cologne
  • Assistant in the private banking department of Deutsche Bank AG, Düsseldorf

Professional education

  • Certified Tax Advisor (Steuerberater)
  • Diplom-Kaufmann
  • Banker (Bankkaufmann)

Selected publications

  • Co-author "Das ZUGFeRD-Format" – Specification and implementation rules for the official electronic invoice standard format, Forum elektronische Rechnung Deutschland (FeRD), published by AWV e.V. at
  • Author "Mitarbeiteressen in Kantine und Systemgastronomie" – design considerations for the provision of food in the VAT law, including wage tax aspects, NWB issue no. 39 2013, pages 3,076 – 3,095
  • Co-author "Erweiterter elektronischer Datenzugriff der Finanzverwaltung im Rahmen der USt-Nachschau" – enhanced electronic data access of the financial administration within the scope of VAT audits, DER BETREIEB issue no. 28 2011, page M9

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