The number of German companies filing for insolvency proceedings (bankruptcy) fell astonishingly during the pandemic. This is revealed by a newly compiled insolvency database. Read More
Deborah Schanz recently gave her opinion as a scientific expert in the Finance Committee of the German Parliament (Bundestag) on the 3rd Corona Tax Relief Act and made suggestions for improvements. Read More
How are firms affected by the corona crisis? Is the German governments’ support effective? The German Business Panel recently conducted its first survey and received responses of more than 9.500 firms about the effectiveness of Germany’s corona aid. Read More
How are the temporary tax relief measures perceived by German firms? How do firms estimate their tax administrative burden? Read More
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic three new projects have been initiated by the Open Science Data Center of the TRR 266. Read More
How can researchers and standard setters address validity challenges as they work towards more evidence-informed standard setting? Read More
Immediate loss carryback is an important measure to provide affected companies with short-term liquidity. Read More
TRR 266‘s main locations are Paderborn University (Coordinating University), HU Berlin, and University of Mannheim. All three locations have been centers for accounting and tax research for many years. They are joined by researchers from LMU Munich, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, ESMT Berlin, Goethe University Frankfurt and Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg who share the same research agenda.