Dr. Carsten Höink

Managing Director, AWB Steuerberatungsgesellschaft mbH, Managing Director, AWB Wolffgang & Harksen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

  • Rechtsanwalt and tax consultant
  • Lecturer at the University of Münster, Westphalia
  • Guest lecturer at the Federal Academy of Finance, Brühl
  • Former partner at a Big4 auditing firm specialising in indirect tax services
  • Speaker and trainer for various seminar providers
  • Trainer at the AWA AUSSENWIRTSCHAFTS-AKADEMIE GmbH
  • Author on excise law, especially VAT (also co-author of Offerhaus/Söhn/Lange, Kommentar zum Umsatzsteuerrecht sowie Kirchhoff/Söhn/Mellinghaus, Kommentar zum Einkommensteuerrecht)

Areas of expertise:

  • VAT and other excise tax
  • Representation in financial disputes both in and out of court
  • VAT-related process optimisation and supply chain management
  • Author of expert reports, provider of initial consultation and support in VAT-related aspects of external taxation audits and criminal tax proceedings