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Investing in the UK from Germany, Austria & Switzerland

Broadening horizons - with over 75 years’ experience assisting German-speaking companies to expand into the UK and beyond, Blick Rothenberg is your partner for global expansion.

Understanding your needs

We are a leading tax, accounting and business advisory firm based in London and have been supporting businesses from the German-speaking countries with their expansion into the UK for over 75 years.

So, our team of global expansion experts understands the issues that your company faces when expanding globally into new territories.

Whether you are involved in a large-scale expansion into the UK, the US or other parts of the world, you are looking to acquire real estate for investment, or are hoping to relocate to the UK with your family, we have a wealth of knowledge which will help you to lay down new foundations here, whilst making the most of every opportunity.

Our people, your partners

Our advice is partner-led and flexible, tailored for your specific needs - whether you are taking your first steps into the UK or need assistance with a larger scale multi-territory expansion.

You will receive a boutique-level, personal service and will have a dedicated relationship manager who regularly travels to Germany, Austria and Switzerland for visits with you.

This person will act as a single point of contact for any queries you might have across all the Blick Rothenberg service lines involved in your particular project.

We are uniquely placed to help your business, with a team of German-speaking staff at all levels – from accountants to partners.

How we can help

Our advice will integrate expertise in international tax, accounting, payroll and expatriate taxes to support you through the increasingly complex global environment.

We provide support on issues including the posting of staff to the UK, help with VAT issues related to the sale of goods or services, and help you to establish a local presence in the UK.

Our advice spans the following areas:

Globally connected

Through our association with BKR International, a network of over 160 leading accounting and business advisory firms based in 80 countries, we also provide truly international advice - ensuring that wherever you are, we can be on your doorstep to help you expand into many other markets.

We wish you every success on your journey towards global expansion – whether in the UK or beyond, and are here to help you achieve your strategic aims.

If you have a question about your global expansion requirements, get in touch now to speak with an adviser.

19 November 2019

Having a Corporation Tax rate that is too low can prevent you making new friends

With the UK primed to make new tax deals post-Brexit, having a Corporation Tax rate that is too low, can prevent the country making new friends.

08 October 2019

Alex Altmann appointed as chair of the BCCG

The BCCG expands its bilateral network and appoints Blick Rothenberg partner, Alex Altmann, as a board member.

04 September 2019

April 2019 tax changes to Entrepreneurs’ Relief

Changes announced to Entrepreneurs’ Relief (ER) in Autumn Budget 2018 have now come into effect and will impact UK businesses.