Privacy policy for the website

I. General information and legal basis

The subsequent declaration shall inform you in which way and for which reason personal data is compiled on this website by us as authority responsible and to which extent third parties have access to such data.

Authority responsible

mensching plus Steuerberatungsgesellschaft mbH is organised under the laws of Germany which is registered under registration number PR 95727 at Amtsgericht Hamburg. Our VAT-ID is DE 814583117.

mensching plus
Steuerberatungsgesellschaft mbH
Großer Burstah 45
D-20457 Hamburg
Tel. +49 40 3680969-0
Fax: +49 40 3680969-35

Simone Kreller, Tax Consultant and Teresa Gerke, Tax Consultant, are members of the partnership.

Data protection officer

Carola Sieling
Technologiewerft GmbH, c/o Kanzlei Sieling
Gurlittstr. 24
20099 Hamburg,
T: +49 (40) 24 19 27 02
F: +49 (40) 24 85 86 46


Legal bases of the processing

The processing of personal data requires a legal basis which we aim to present to you hereinafter. The legal basis of the processing of personal data for which we obtain consent is section 6 para. 1 lit. a) General Data Protection Regulation (EU-Datenschutzgrundverordnung (DSGVO)). The legal basis of the processing of personal data which are required with regard to the fulfillment of a contract and in the case the person concerned is one of the parties is section 6 para. 1 lit. b) General Data Protection Regulation (EU-Datenschutzverordnung (DSGVO)). This also contains processing operations which are necessary in order to conduct pre-contractual provisions. Insofar as the personal data is required in order to fulfil a legal obligation our company is liable to the legal basis is section 6 para. 1 lit. c) General Data Protection Regulation (EU-Datenschutzverordnung (DSGVO)).


II. Log-files, Hosting

The server statistics will automatically file such data which the browser will transmit to us within the scope of our legitimate interest of the analysis and for security reasons (so called „logfiles“). In particular this contains the following data:

– Language and version of the browser software
– used operating system and its interface
– Referrer URL (prior visited site)
– Hostname of the accessing computer (IP-Address)
– Date and time of the server request
– Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
– Content of the request (concrete site)
– transmitted amount of data
– Status of access/ HTTP-Statuscode.

Generally we will not be able to correlate such data with specific persons. The merging of such data with other data sources is not performed. Further, the data will be deleted within 7 days after a statistical evaluation. Data which must be retained for reasons of evidence are excepted from the deletion until the respective incident is resolved. We engage hosting services. These are conducive to the disposal of infrastructure and platform services, of computing capacity, of memory space, data base services, securities as well as technical maintenance in order sustain the operating of the online services. At this we respectively our hosting provider proceed inventory data, contact data, data of content, contractual data, usage data and metadata as well as communication data of our clients, interested parties and visitors of this online service on the basis of our legitimate interest with regard to an efficient and secure disposal.


III. Contractual proceeding

The personal data which you provide for contractual reasons such as e.g. enquiries like name, address or e-mail address will only be used internal for the purpose of answering your enquiry or for the reason of granting you access to special contractual information.


IV. Cookies

This site uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and through which the site that sets the cookie receives certain information. They are used to make the website more user-friendly and effective and/or to make navigation on our website easier for you.

Of course you can also use our website without accepting cookies. You can also configure your browser settings according to your wishes and, for example, reject the acceptance of Third-party cookies or all cookies or delete already stored cookies. If you do not accept cookies, please note that in this case our offer may not function correctly.

To find out which function sets cookies on our website, please refer to the individual functions below.

V. Transfer of data to third parties

We pass on data to third parties if this is necessary to fulfil the contract and / or we are legally obliged and / or entitled to do so in individual cases.

VI. Rights of the data subject

You have the right of access to the personal data saved about you by us. Pursuant to the legal regulations you have the right of correction of false data, detent, transferability of data and deletion of your personal data. Concerning this please send us an e-mail with subject “data protection”. You also have the right of complaint to a data protection controlling authority insofar as you are of the view that the processing of personal data with regard to you as a person is in violation of the legal regulations. Insofar as you have given your approval you are entitled to withdraw this approval at any time. The legitimacy of the processing until the approval is withdrawn remains unaffected hereof. You are entitled to object the processing of your personal data pursuant to the statutory provisions at any time. The objection in particular may ensue with regard to the processing for the purpose of direct advertising.

VII. Storage period of personal data

We store personal data for the duration of the respective legal storage period o as long as the purpose of the elicitation subsists. After expiration of the storage period the data will be deleted routinely insofar as no necessity for an initiation of contract or for the fulfillment of a contract is given. Insofar the data of the user will not be deleted because such data is necessary for other and legal admissible purpose the processing of such data will be restricted wherever possible. The data will be disabled if possible and will not be processed for other purpose. This applies for data which needs to be stored for fiscal reasons or in terms of commercial law.

VIII. Security Information

We strive to proceed your personal data by implementing all technical and administrative possibilities to comply with the provisions of the data protection acts and in such way secure the protection of your data. Our website respectively the communication with us via our website is encrypted by HTTPS.