Heiko Kubaile

Partner, Head of German Tax & Legal Center and Head Multishore Tax Reporting

KPMG Switzerland

Heiko Kubaile is Partner and Head of German Tax & Legal Center, KPMG AG, Zurich. As a tax advisor and MBA (Int. Taxation) he has specialized in issues of international tax planning with a focus on Germany – Switzerland, tax-optimized cross-border structures and private exit, double taxation agreement Germany Switzerland as well as structuring of international employee assignments.
Heiko Kubaile leads KPMG’s Multishore Tax Reporting Program in Zurich and is one of the leading specialists in the reporting of tax income and declaration of taxes. In this function he advises banks on the implementation of international tax reporting solutions and with questions concerning tax for financial service providers.

Heiko is the author, among other things, of the book publication " Steuerstandort Schweiz" and “Kompaktkommentar zum Doppelbesteuerungsabkommen Deutschland-Schweiz”. In addition to his publications on various tax matters, Heiko also participates regularly as an instructor for various financial seminars in Switzerland (i.e. Swiss Finance Institute, IFF), Germany, Liechtenstein, and Spain. Heiko is board member of VSUD (Verein Schweizerischer Unternehmen in Deutschland).

Areas of expertise
Legal Services Tax
Education and qualifications
  • University of Mannheim, Dipl. Kfm., BWL, Tax

  • University of Freiburg, MBA (Int. Taxation)