Thank you for visiting the website of WirtschaftsTreuhand GmbH and for your interest in our company and our products. The privacy of your data is important to us and we want you to feel at ease when viewing our website. Protecting your privacy in the processing of your personal data is an important concern to which we pay special attention in our business processes. We process personal data collected during visits to our website in accordance with the data protection rules of the country in which the controller or processor is based. The WirtschaftsTreuhand GmbH website may contain links to websites of other providers not covered by this Data Protection Statement.
1. Name and contact details of the controller or processor and of the company’s Data Protection Officer
Controller pursuant to Article 4(7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR):
WirtschaftsTreuhand GmbH, Schulze-Delitzsch-Str. 28, 70565 Stuttgart, Germany, firstname.lastname@example.org
The company’s data protection officer, Stefan Henschel, can be contacted at the above address or by email to email@example.com
2. Collection and storage of personal data and nature and purpose of its use
a) When you visit our website
When you visit our website, the browser used on your device automatically sends information to our website’s server. This information is temporarily stored in a log file. The following information is collected without your intervention and stored until automatically deleted:
• IP address of the requesting computer;
• Date and time of access;
• Name and URL of the retrieved file;
• Referrer URL;
• Browser used and in some cases your computer’s operating system;
• The name of your access provider.
We process the above data for the following purposes:
• Ensuring unimpeded communication with the website;
• Ensuring convenient use of our website;
• Analysis of system security and stability;
• Other administrative purposes.
b) When you use our contact form
For questions of any kind, we provide a form on the website for you to contact us. You need to provide a valid email address, forename and surname so that we know who the request is from and in order to respond. Further details can be provided voluntarily. The data is transmitted in encrypted form (see under heading 8). The legal basis for the data processing for the purpose of entering into contact with you is Article 6(1)(a) of the GDPR on the basis of your freely given consent. The personal data we collect for use of the contact form is automatically deleted once your request has been dealt with.
3. Disclosure of data
We do not transfer your personal data to any third party other than for the purposes listed in the following. We only disclose your personal information to third parties if:
• If you have given your express consent to it in accordance with Article 6(1)(a) of the GDPR;
• Disclosure is necessary in accordance with Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR for the establishment, exercise and defence of legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding compelling interest in the non-disclosure of your data;
• The disclosure is necessary in accordance with Article 6(1)(c) of the GDPR for compliance with a legal obligation;
• It is lawful and is necessary in accordance with Article 6(1)(b) of the GDPR for the performance of a contract to which you are party.
For example, we use session cookies to recognise that you have already visited individual pages on our website. These cookies are automatically deleted when you leave our website.
The data processed by way of cookies is needed for the purposes stated in order to safeguard our legitimate interests and those of third parties in accordance with Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. However, you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or so that you are always asked before a cookie is created. Please note that disabling cookies completely may mean that you cannot use all features of our website.
4.1 Your cookie settings
The first time you visited our website, you selected which cookies we are allowed to store on your system. You can change your cookie settings here:Cookie Einstellungen ändern
We use the tracking tools listed in the following on the basis of Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR. Our use of these tracking tools serves the purposes of needs-based design and ongoing improvement of our website. We also use the tracking tools to keep statistics on the use of our website and analyse them for the purpose of improving our content. These are to be considered as legitimate interests within the meaning of the aforementioned provision. Please see the tracking tools for the respective purposes of processing and categories of data.
b) Google Analytics
• Browser type/version;
• Operating system used;
• Referrer URL (the previous page visited);
• Host name of the requesting computer (IP address);
• Time of the server request.
This information is used for the purpose of evaluating website activity, in order to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services relating to website activity and internet usage for the purposes of market research and personalisation of this website. The information may also be transferred to third parties if required by law or if third parties process the data under contract. Under no circumstances does Google combine your IP address with other data. IP addresses are anonymised so that identification is not possible (IP masking).
You may refuse the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser; however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and from processing this information by downloading and installing a browser add-on (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout).
As an alternative to the browser add-on, particularly for browsers on mobile devices, you can prevent data collection by Google Analytics by following this link. You will then receive an opt-out cookie that prevents the collection of your data when you visit this website in the future. The opt-out cookie is only valid in the specific browser and only for our website, and is stored on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you will have to re-install the opt-out cookie. For more information about privacy related to Google Analytics, see the Google Analytics Help Center (https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en).
c) Google Tag Manager
For reasons of transparency, we would like to point out that we use Google Tag Manager. Google Tag Manager does not itself collect any personal data. Tag Manager makes it easier for us to incorporate and manage our tags. Tags are small code fragments that are used, among other things, to measure traffic and visitor behaviour, track the impact of online advertising and social media channels, set up remarketing and targeting, and test and optimise websites. We use Tag Manager for the Google Analytics service. If you have deactivated this, Google Tag Manager will take the deactivation into account. For further information on Google Tag Manager, please see https://marketingplatform.google.com/about/analytics/tag-manager/use-policy/.
6. Your rights as a data subject
Your rights are as follows:
Right of access You have the right (under Article 15 of the GDPR) to obtain access to the personal data concerning you that we process. In particular, you have the right to obtain information on the purposes of the processing, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom the personal data has been or will be disclosed, the envisaged storage period, the existence of a right to rectification, erasure and restriction of processing and of a right to object, the source of your data if it is not collected from you, and the existence of any automated decision-making, including profiling, and meaningful information on the details of any such automated decision-making;
Right to rectification You have the right (under Article 16 of the GDPR) to obtain rectification or completion of personal data stored with us;
Right to erasure You have the right (under Article 17 of the GDPR) to obtain erasure of the personal data concerning you that is stored with us to the extent that the processing is not necessary for exercising the right of freedom of expression and information, for compliance with a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims;
Right to restriction of processing You have the right (under Article 18 of the GDPR) to obtain restriction of the processing of your personal data to the extent that you contest the accuracy of the data, the processing is unlawful but you oppose its erasure and we no longer need the data, but you require it for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims or you have objected to the processing pursuant to Article 21 of the GDPR;
Right to data portability You have the right (under Article 20 of the GDPR) to receive the personal data concerning you, which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format or to have the data transmitted to another controller;
Right to withdraw your consent You have the right (under Article 7(3) of the GDPR) to withdraw the consent that you have given. This has the effect that we are then no longer allowed to continue the data processing based on that consent.
Right to lodge a complaint You have the right (under Article 77 of the GDPR) to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority for your place of habitual residence or place of work or for our registered office.
7. Right to object
To the extent that your personal data is processed on the basis of legitimate interests in accordance with Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR, you have the right, under Article 21 of the GDPR, to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to the processing of your personal data. In the case of direct marketing, you have a general right to object that we abide by without reference to any particular situation.
If you wish to exercise your right to withdraw consent or your right to object, it is sufficient to send an email to
8. Data security
When you visit our website, we use the widespread secure socket layer (SSL) protocol in conjunction with the highest level of encryption supported by your browser. This is generally 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we use 128-bit SSL v3 encryption instead. You can tell if a specific page of our website is transferred in encrypted form by the closed key or padlock icon in your browser address bar. In all other respects, we use suitable technical and organisational security measures to protect your data against accidental or deliberate manipulation, partial or total loss, destruction or unauthorised access by third parties. Our security measures are continually improved in line with technological developments.
9. Validity of and modifications to this Data Protection Statement
This Data Protection Statement is valid as of the present time and was last revised in May 2018. As a result of enhancements to our website and the services provided on it, or as a result of legal or official requirements, it may become necessary for this Data Protection Statement to be revised.
You can view and print out the most recent Data Protection Statement at any time on our website at