DATEV is a software developer and IT service provider for tax consultants, auditors, and attorneys, as well as their clients. In addition to our members, our clients include companies, municipalities and institutions. The cooperative’s range of products and services encompasses the fields of accounting, personnel management, business consulting, taxes, enterprise resource planning (ERP), IT services, IT security, and training and consultancy. DATEV was founded in 1966 and today is one of Germany‘s largest information service providers and software development companies. As such in 2017, the company ranked third on the list of business software providers in Germany (source: IDC 2019). DATEV supports its members, their clients, and employees on the road to success. This is what its extensive portfolio of products and services stands for. And as a strong partner to small and medium-sized enterprises, that is what DATEV itself stands for. As a cooperative, success to DATEV means more than 40,000 members that now reward this commitment with their trust. Working together, the cooperative improves the business processes of 2.5 million companies, municipalities and institutions.