DATEV in one sentence: tax consultants, lawyers, auditors, small and medium-sized enterprises, municipalities, and founders using DATEV software that meets all requirements at high standards regarding reliability, topicality, data protection and data security.
The green square representing the DATEV logo may have caught your eye at an airport, in magazines or on your wage slip, hence your wondering what‘s behind that green symbol and the company DATEV eG.
The cooperative DATEV eG stands for data processing and has more than 512.000 customers. Founded in 1966, the organization now has about 8.400 employees, working in its head quarter in Nuremberg and 23 subsidiaries in Germany. Its legal structure represents continuity, meaning that no investor can simply buy DATEV.
DATEV offers software for accounting, personnel management, business consulting, tax computation as well as software for office and company organization. Some figures shall illustrate this: More than two million German enterprises are using DATEV software to perform their financial accounting. DATEV's print and dispatch center in Nuremberg transfers around two million business assessments per month. More than eleven million payslips per month are processed with DATEV software.