Ahlers & Partner | Wirtschaftsprüfer - Steuerberater | Münster - Leipzig - Gronau

Ahlers & Partner | Wirtschaftsprüfer - Steuerberater | Münster - Leipzig - Gronau

Ulrich Ahlers

Diplom-Kaufmann (degree in German business administration) 

Tax Consultant

Born 1956, married, one daughter

Professional career

  • 1976 – 1979 Trained as an assistant tax consultant
  • 1976 – 1982 Completed business administration studies at Westfälische Wilhelms-University, degree: Diplom-Kaufmann (German business administration degree)
  • 1982 – 1984 Audit ,tax and advisory firm KPMG (formerly Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co., Düsseldorf) as assistant auditor and auditor in the audit department
  • 1984 – 1986 Audit, tax and advisory firm Arthur Andersen & Co., Düsseldorf, as senior in the “General Practise”department (audit and advice for medium-sized businesses)
  • 1986 Appointed as Tax Consultant
  • 1986 Commenced work in the firm of subsequent partner and Diplom-Finanzwirt (degree in tax administration) Erich Schürmann, tax consultant and legal counsel in Münster
  • 1988 Foundation of partnership Schürmann & Ahlers as limited liability company (GmbH) in Münster in his capacity as general partner
  • 2007 Certified as Specialist Advisor for Insolvency Administration and Restructuring according to the German Association of Tax Consultants (Deutscher Steuerberaterverband – DStV e.V.)
  • 2007 Was awarded the title “Zertifizierter Testamentsvollstrecker” (Certified Executor for Wills) according to the German Consortium of Executors for Wills (Arbeitsgemeinschaft Testamentsvollstreckung und Vermögensvorsorge – AGT e. V.)

Fields of expertise

  • Asset protection/succession
  • Inheritance and gift tax
  • Execution and administration of wills
  • Business consulting
  • Advice on business investments
  • Acquisition of real estate
  • Controlling, especially with regard to calculation issues
  • Restructuring and insolvency administration

Personal interests

  • Skiing
  • Water sports
  • Tennis