Privacy Policy

iSP Global Tax Stefan im Schlaa and Stefan Peters, Lawyer and Tax Advisor Partnership

We respect the privacy of every person who visits our website. The protection of your personal data is important to us. We would therefore like to inform you in the following about which data we collect during your visit to our Internet site and how these are used.

1. Subject matter of data protection

This privacy statement applies to the collection, processing and use (together "use") of your personal data when you visit our Internet site. Personal data (hereinafter referred to as "data") are all individual details of personal or factual circumstances of a particular or identifiable natural person, e.g. Name, address or e-mail address.

2. Supplier identification

The iSP Global Tax Stefan in Schlaa and Stefan Peters, Lawyer and Tax Advisor Partnership, Düsseldorf, Germany, is a service provider in the sense of § 13 Telemediengesetz (German Telemedia Act) and the responsible authority within the meaning of Section 3 Paragraph 7 of the German Data Protection Act. Further information can be found in our imprint.
If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy, please do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail at

3. Informative use of our Internet pages

For the purely informative use of our website, i.e. if you do not provide us with any information on your own, we only collect such data that your internet browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • the date and time of the retrieval of our website
  • time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
  • content of the request (concrete page)
  • access status / HTTP status code
  • the amount of data transferred
  • website from which the request comes
  • the last visited website
  • operating system used
  • browsing type
  • browser settings
  • language and version of the browser software
  • IP adress.

In the case of purely informative use, we use this data exclusively in a non-personal form. We only store the IP address for the duration of your visit, no personal evaluation will take place. The use of the data is carried out in order to enable the use of the internet pages you are called to technically, in order to improve the user-friendliness of our Internet site as well as for statistical purposes. 

4. Contact

When you contact us via e-mail or via the contact form of our website, your e-mail address, your salutation, your name, subject and content of your message will be saved by us to answer your questions. The data you provide will not be merged with other data and will only be used to answer your contact. We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) can have security gaps. A complete protection of the data before access by third parties is not possible.

5. Cookies

Cookies are also stored on your computer when using our Internet site. Cookies serve to make the Internet offer more user-friendly and effective. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard disk to match the browser you are using, and through which the site that sets the cookie (i.e., either us or possibly a third-party provider) enters certain information.
This site uses Transient Cookies (temporary use).
Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser. This includes in particular the session cookies. They store a so-called session ID with which various requests of your browser can be assigned to the common session. This allows your computer to be recognized when you return to the site. Session cookies are deleted when you log out or close your browser.
If you do not agree to the use of cookies, you can delete the cookies in the security settings of your browser at any time or configure your browser so that these cookies do not already accept cookies. However, we would like to point out that you may not be able to use all the functions of our Internet presence. However, we would like to point out that you may not be able to use all the functions of our Internet site.
The data stored in the use of cookies are stored separately from any other data specified by us. In particular, the data of the cookies are not linked to your additional data.

6. Privacy Policy for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses features of the Google Analytics web analytics service. Provider is the Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
However, in the case of the activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will be previously abridged by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other Contracting States of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website.
And to provide other services related to the use of the website and the Internet against the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

You can prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly; However, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website. You may also track the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google as well
Prevent the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link:

7. Privacy Policy for using LinkedIn

Our website uses functions from the LinkedIn network. Is the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time you visit one of our sites that have LinkedIn, LinkedIn connects to LinkedIn servers. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our Internet pages with your IP address. When you click the "Recommend" button from LinkedIn and you are logged in to your LinkedIn account, it is possible to associate your visit to our website with you and your user account. We point out that as a provider of the pages we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by LinkedIn. For more information, see LinkedIn's Privacy Statement:

8. Privacy Policy for the use of Xing

Our website uses functions of the XING network. Provider is the XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Each time you visit one of our pages that contain Xing features, you will be connected to Xing servers. As far as we know, personal data are not stored. In particular, no IP addresses are stored or the usage behavior
Is evaluated. For more information about the privacy policy and the Xing Share button, please visit Xing's Privacy Statement at

9. Privacy policy for using YouTube

Our website uses plugins from Google's YouTube site. The site is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our YouTube-enabled sites, you will be connected to YouTube's servers. The Youtube server is informed which of our pages you have visited. When you are logged in to your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to map your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
For more information about handling user data, see YouTube's Privacy Statement

10. Newsletter data/Privacy Policy for using MailChimp

With the following information, we will clarify the contents of our newsletter as well as the registration, dispatch and statistical evaluation procedure as well as your right of objection. By subscribing to our newsletter, you agree to the receipt and the procedures described.

a) Content of the newsletter

We send newsletters, e-mails and other electronic notifications with promotional information (hereinafter "Newsletter") only with the consent of the recipient or a legal permission. If, in the context of an application for the newsletter, the contents of the newsletter are specifically described, they are decisive for the consent of the users. In addition, our newsletter contains information on legal matters, in particular from the area of ​​tax law, about our law firm.

b) Double opt-in and logging

The registration for our newsletter takes place in a so-called double opt-in procedure.
That is, You will receive an e-mail after registration, in which you will be asked to confirm your registration. This confirmation is necessary so that no one can log on with foreign e-mail addresses.

The registrations for the newsletter are recorded in order to be able to prove the registration process according to the legal requirements. This includes the storage of the login and the confirmation time, as well as the IP address. The changes to your data stored with MailChimp are also recorded.

 c) Use of the mail service provider "MailChimp"

The newsletters are sent by means of "MailChimp", a newsletter platform of the US supplier Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE # 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA.
The e-mail addresses of our newsletter recipients, as well as their further data described in the course of these notes, are stored on the servers of MailChimp in the USA. MailChimp uses this information to send and evaluate the newsletters on our behalf. In addition, MailChimp can use its own information to optimize or improve its own services, e.g. For the technical optimization of the dispatch and the presentation of the newsletters or for economic purposes in order to determine from which countries the recipients come. However, MailChimp does not use the data of our newsletter recipients to write it down or pass it on to third parties. We trust in the reliability and IT and data security of MailChimp. MailChimp is certified under the EU Privacy Shield "Privacy Shield" and is committed to comply with EU data protection requirements. We also concluded a "Data Processing Agreement" with MailChimp. This is a contract in which MailChimp commits itself to protect the data of our users, according to its data protection regulations on our behalf to process and in particular not to pass on to third parties. You can see the privacy policy of MailChimp here.

d) Application data

To register for the newsletter, it is sufficient to specify your e-mail address.
Optionally, please provide your first and last name. This information is for the personalization of the newsletter only. We also ask you to specify your date of birth, gender and industry. We use this information only to adapt the content of the newsletter to the interests of our readers.

e) Statistical survey and analysis

The newsletters contain a so-called "web-beacon"; A pixel-sized file that is retrieved from the MailChimp server when the newsletter is opened. Within the framework of this call, technical information, such as information on the browser and your system, as well as your IP address and time of the retrieval, are collected. This information is used to technically improve the services on the basis of the technical data or the target groups and their reading behavior by means of their retrieval locations (which can be determined using the IP address) or the access times. Statistical surveys also include determining whether the newsletters are opened, when they are opened, and which links are clicked. This information can be assigned to individual newsletter recipients for technical reasons. It is, however, neither our aim, nor that of MailChimp, to observe individual users. The evaluations serve us much more to recognize the reading habits of our users and adapt our content to them or to send different content according to the interests of our users.

f) Online call and data management

There are cases where we direct the newsletter recipients to the websites of MailChimp. E.g. our newsletter contains a link with which the newsletter recipients can access the newsletters online (for example in the case of display problems in the e-mail program). Further, newsletters may receive their data, e.g. correct the e-mail address. Likewise, the data protection of MailChimp is only available on their website. In this context, we pointed out that on the websites of MailChimp, cookies are used and thus personal data are processed by MailChimp, its partners and used service providers (for example, Google Analytics). We have no influence on this data collection. For further information, please refer to the privacy policy of MailChimp. We would also like to point out the contradictory possibilities in the data collection for advertising purposes on the websites and (for the European area).

g) Cancellation / Revocation

You can cancel the receipt of our newsletter at any time, i.e revoke your consent. At the same time, your consents to their sending via MailChimp and the statistical analyzes go out at the same time. A separate cancellation of the dispatch via MailChimp or the statistical evaluation is unfortunately not possible. You will find a link to the termination of the newsletters at the end of each newsletter.

11. Right of access and revocation

You have the right to ask us at any time free of charge about the data you have stored with us, their origin, the recipient or the categories of recipients to whom these data have been passed, as well as the purpose of the storage. If you have given your consent to the use of data, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future. Request for information as well as the revocation of your consent to the use of the data, you can inform us by mail to

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