LiNKiT Consulting

LiNKiT Consulting is specialized in Finance and Controlling providing expertise in business consulting, SAP-implementation and product development. LiNKiT Consulting is a well know consulting firm in their home market Germany. Company is led by 4 partners. This partnership adds to our mutual business aim of satisfying client needs via integrated business solutions and strong SAP knowledge.

Projects include but are not limited to the following topics

  • ERP Consulting
    LiNKiT Consulting designs and implements via a tailor-made template and during implementation phase works closely with your departments.
  • Project and Interim Management
    The success of a project depends on the effective communication about key milestones and deadlines between all work streams to realize that projects will be implemented timely, within budget and right quality standards. LiNKiT Consulting has those qualities in-house.
  • Finance & Controlling
    LiNKiT Consulting understands the best practices of many industries and has a lot of experience in realizing objectives both conceptually and systemically.
  • Process Improvement
    LiNKiT Consulting optimizes business processes resulting in increased productivity and lower costs.
  • Compliance Management
    LiNKiT Consulting identifies legal and internal guidelines via an efficient and effective work methodology by which non-compliance issues will no longer happen in the future. LiNKiT Consulting makes individual compliance requirements visible, measure via risk analysis and improve your internal control framework.
  • Group Accounting
    Automation of the consolidation steps as well as for the intercompany reconciliation are a need nowadays to decrease time needed for financial closing. Whether SAP ® EC-CS, BCS, Business Objects Consolidation or another tool, LiNKiT Consulting will support the vendor selection and implement as well if needed based on your requirements.
  • Business Intelligence
    For decision makers, it is important to measure performance and LiNKiT Consulting supports you from start to finish. LiNKiT Consulting combines expertise of industry-specific business processes and requirements with the capabilities of business intelligence technologies.
  • Coaching
    LiNKiT Consulting has developed based on years of experience in the consulting business a new concept: a modular and flexible coaching services that can be customized to suit your all your requirements.

 

Furthermore, LiNKiT Consulting develops SAP add-on solutions for selected topics within finance. Selected products are:

  • LiNKiT electronic tax statement cockpit to create and submit electronic corporate tax statements according to German tax requirements
  • LiNKiT electronic bank statement cockpit to facilitate the processing and error resolution of electronic bank statements within SAP


For more details see project overview

Contact:

Guido Czampiel
E guido.czampiel@linkit-consulting.de

Rüdiger Hoffmann
E ruediger.hoffmann@linkit-consulting.de

 


Take aways 

We combine technical knowledge with industry understanding and knowhow of technologically advanced tools and methodologies available in the market or developed by ourselves.

  • Focus on tax processes that could be improved
    • Manual process: same data requests are made by different stakeholders
  • As Is assessment
  • Anticipate future changes and the data needed
    • What are tax trends?
    • What is happening locally and what should be considered across jurisdictions where you operate?
    • Anticipate new stakeholders and their data needs or requests (internal and external)
  • Define scope and actions for short, mid and long term
  • Write business case for change
  • Realize sponsorship for implementation
  • What tax data is requested and by whom?
  • What tax process can be improved and what can be automated?
    • CIT, VAT, tax data warehouse
  • What is the Return on Investment?
    • Hard saving: process improvement
    • Meeting (new) tax requirement
  • What systems are in use: SAP, Oracle, etc
    • By which entities?
  • How many end-use computing tools (e.g. excel spreadsheet) do we have?
  • How do we avoid an ad-hoc solution?
    • Understand the bigger picture
    • Real problem and not the symptom

Technology-related tax risk: understand and address the potential harms and benefits of (new) technology.

Ascertaining proper IT support for ensuring efficient, timely and reliable reporting.

VAT should be considered in every aspect of the process, from concept through completion and beyond. Managing by design — looking at any process or transaction from end to end and factoring in all the requirements and controls essential to designing and optimizing a compliant VAT process.

We speak the language of the business and IT and no translation is needed.