We have noticed a growing interest among Polish enterprises in the secondment of employees to Germany in recent years. This applies especially to employees who are not European Union citizens. Rödl & Partner takes a step forward to meet your expectations and invites you to a legal/tax seminar to explain procedures and risks related to employee secondment.

Date and place: 11 December 2019, Gdańsk


09:30 – 10:00 – Registration, welcome coffee

10:00 – 11:15 – Current situation on the Ukrainian labour market, secondment of Ukrainian workers to EU Member States

11:15 – 11:30 – Coffee break

11:30 – 12:30 – Employee secondment to Germany – legal framework of employee secondment to Germany based on the German Employee Secondment Act, the rules for obtaining a “van der Elst” visa, changes to German legislation

12:30 – 13:15 – Social insurance of seconded employees, A1 procedure

13:15 – 13:30 – Coffee break

13:30 – 14:30 – Tax aspects of secondment: difference between secondment and business travel, the 183-day rule and more – identification of tax residence of seconded employees and withholding agents’ obligations, social insurance of seconded employees (withholding agents’ obligations, sanctions for no A1 form)

14:30 – 15:00 - Q&A, discussion


Dr. Beata Pankowska-Lier, Attorney at Law (Polen), Rödl & Partner Kiev

Jagna Bronk, Senior Lawyer, Rödl & Partner Gdańsk

Bartłomiej Wasiak, Tax Adviser, Rödl & Partner Gdańsk

Joanna Frąckiewicz, Migrant Department Manager, Social Insurance Institution (ZUS) Gdańsk



The seminar will be held in Polish on 11/12/2019 at 9:30-15:00 at al. Grunwaldzka 472B, Olivia Four in  Gdańsk.

Application deadline: 9/12/2019.

Please register with: Anna Śliwińska

e-mail:  anna.sliwinska‎@‎‎roedl.com

tel. +48 602 380 276

The event is free. Coffee and cold buffet will be served during breaks. Please note that the number of places is limited and you are not registered until you receive an e-mail confirmation.