We help clients with the growth of their businesses across the CEE region

Focus on your business, we will do the rest.

ASB Group is a professional outsourcing provider of high-standard services in the areas of accounting, tax advisory, payroll, transaction advisory and corporate services. Having over 17 years´ experience and employing nearly 250 specialists in the CEE region, we are well prepared to deliver the most profitable solutions for your business.

  • Accounting and financial reporting
    <p>We are experienced in the delivery of outsourced accounting services for international and local businesses. We use modern IT solutions, but, on request, can also work in our clients&#x27; accounting software. We can help to localise software and procedures to ensure compliance with domestic tax and accounting regulations. </p><p>Our professionals regularly submit financial reports for hundreds of international and local clients. We speak to our clients&#x27; financial teams across the globe daily. </p><ul><li>Accounting advisory</li><li>Outsourced bookkeeping in compliance with local regulations</li><li>Accounting according to IFRS, US GAAP and the client&#x27;s internal reporting standards</li><li>Management reporting</li><li>Consolidation accounting</li><li>Local tax compliance</li><li>The localisation of the client&#x27;s accounting systems for tax and accounting purposes</li><li>Preparation of financial statements</li></ul>
  • Corporate and trust services
    <p>We have helped hundreds of international companies to set-up their businesses in the countries in which we operate. Company formation is one of many corporate and trust services our clients require to cut costs, ensure compliance with local regulations, and free-up time to focus on their core business activities.</p><p>This enables our clients to go for the expense of employing local administrative admin staff, as we take care of the back office and corporate secretarial processes for them.</p><ul><li>Company formation</li><li>Shelf companies</li><li>Corporate secretarial services</li><li>Local banking arrangements and cash management</li><li>Trust services</li><li>Nominee services</li><li>Provision of registered office and related services</li><li>Company liquidation</li></ul>
  • Tax advisory
    <p>At ASB we understand that tax and accounting law is interlinked. To safeguard our clients´ interests, we advise taking account of all tax and accounting aspects.</p><p>We have extensive experience advising both private individuals and multinational businesses on tax matters, and we cooperate with partner tax firms in countries where ASB does not have offices.</p><ul><li>Tax planning and ongoing tax advisory </li><li>Applications for binding interpretations</li><li>Tax audits</li><li>Tax workshops for clients</li><li>Fiscal representation and VAT compliance</li><li>International tax law</li><li>Support with cross-border tax issues and transactions</li></ul>
  • Payroll and HR administration
    <p>Our payroll clients range from small representative offices through to global multinationals, for whom we process thousands of payslips monthly.</p><p>Working with international clients has taught us to use simple language to explain local payroll issues. We have practical experience in importing payroll data from various HR systems and exporting payroll outputs to many customised formats.</p><ul><li>Comprehensive payroll calculations</li><li>Gross to net reports</li><li>Electronic payslip delivery</li><li>Social security contributions</li><li>Tax and social security audit support</li><li>HR administration</li><li>Management of employee benefits</li><li>Online employee self-service platforms</li></ul>
  • Transaction advisory
    <p>ASB has supported many major transactions in our region, on both the buy and the sell side. Our transaction advisory professionals have advised on real estate transactions, mergers and takeovers of local companies, and cross-border investments in local businesses.</p><p>We have performed financial and tax due diligence projects for many transaction advisory clients. However, our experience goes beyond the due diligence process, as we often support transaction negotiations and advise clients on purchase price calculations.</p><ul><li>Financial due diligence</li><li>Tax due diligence</li><li>Purchase price mechanism advisory</li><li>Review of share purchase agreements</li></ul>
  • Transfer pricing
    <p>Our transfer pricing clients can access to our benchmarking studies, which we have compilated by using the latest technology and several specialised benchmarking databases.</p><p>We have advised global hotel chains, international airlines, FMCG companies, and many other international groups with their transfer pricing documentation.</p><ul><li>Preparation of transfer pricing documentation following OECD Guidelines</li><li>Benchmarking studies to support transfer pricing policies</li><li>Advising a transfer pricing policies</li><li>Modifying existing transfer pricing to policies to comply with legal changes</li><li>Advanced Pricing Arrangements advisory and negotiations</li><li>Litigation assistance concerning transfer pricing disputes</li></ul>

Petr is the Managing Partner of ASB Group and he is responsible for the strategy, development of new services and business development for ASB Group offices including Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary.

Petr Studnička Managing Partner

Petra is co-founder, Partner and Head of Czech payroll team at ASB Group. As a Partner, she is in charge of strategy and business development at ASB group.

Petra Rychnovská Partner

Tomas is the Partner of ASB Group with more than 20 years´ experience in the accounting, reporting services and financial advisory. He has extensive experience with accounting and reporting standards including Czech GAAP, US GAAP, UK GAAP and IFRS.

Tomáš Novák Partner

Przemek is the Managing Director of the ASB Group's Polish office in Warsaw. In his role Przemek oversees all client service lines, working closely with international clients to assist them with their business in many aspects including financial reporting, payroll and cash management.

Przemek Oleksy Managing Director

Zuzana as Managing Director of ASB Slovakia is responsible for running of the Slovak branch, communication with clients and authorities, business development.

Zuzana Kolárová Managing Director

Attila is the Managing Director of ASB Group's office in Budapest and he is in charge for all BPO service lines for the newly established Hungarian entity.

Attila Szedmák Managing Director

The needs of our clients always come first.

ASB has joined the International VAT Association

ASB is pleased to announce that we have joined the International VAT Association (IVA). IVA is the world’s leading independent association dealing with international VAT issues and represents the interests of businesses and advisers involved in VAT or equivalent turnover taxes around the world.

Judgement of ECJ - case C-653/18 (Unitel sp. z o.o.)

On 17 October 2019 the ECJ issued a judgment in a Polish case concerning the right to apply 0% VAT rate for export of goods if: (i) the goods have been exported to an unidentified recipient outside the EU, (ii) there is evidence that the goods have left the EU but (iii) the invoice indicates the wrong name of the recipient.

Changes in intra-community transactions

On 1 January 2020 a package of new VAT regulations for intra-community transactions, the so-called “Quick fixes”, will come into force. These follow from an amendment to EU Directive and Regulation governing VAT on intra-community transactions.