Case 2: Head office abroad with one or more subsidiaries in Germany
Many subsidiaries in Germany need to make assessments and data available to their head office abroad using firmly defined standards. Head offices also require postings and German standard assessments like business assessments (BWAs, short-term profit and loss accounts) or monthly liquidity plans partly in the language of the headquarters or other languages.
DATEV provides solutions for this in the form of software for exporting postings, assessments and analyses using current data formats as well as tools for translation of these into the relevant national languages.
- Translation of German accounts into the language of the head office
- Translation of German analyses and assessments into the language of the head office
Export and translation using DATEV solutions
The German accountancy software DATEV Consultancy Office Accountancy pro enables German subsidiaries to post accounts and simply export totals and balance lists in the ASCII, csv and txt file formats via the DATEV export interface.
DATEV standard charts of accounts (SKRs) are an established standard in Germany. The numbers after SKR indicate the legal company forms and industry sectors the relevant chart of accounts is valid for.
DATEV provides the standard charts of accounts SKR 03, 04, 07 in the following languages: