Rainer Fiege-Kollmann

Tax Consultant

Number of years at the company: 4

Number of years in the business: 4

What do you most love about what you do?

Every client’s situation and the background is unique. I find it interesting getting to know
clients personally and their background stories. Trying to find the optimal tax solution
for a client is like trying to solve a puzzle, it is mentally challenging and often get to try
to solve new riddles.

What are the qualities and skills that make you good at what you do?

Being a very detailed oriented and number based person. Being adamant that all the
numbers add up correctly.

What do people (bosses, colleagues, employees, clients) say about you?
That I am a very dependable and reliable. If something needs to get done, I can be
counted on.

Why do they like to work with you?

Being easy to get along with and flexible with unexpected plans. In a growing company
and shifting industry, welcoming the new changes that come with the continuously
changing ecosystem.

Describe one thing you’ve accomplished in your current position that you’re
proud of.
Maintaining a perfect record with successful Streamline and Delinquent return
submissions. Not having any submission been rejected.

What are two things you can’t live without, and why? What’s one thing you
absolutely can’t stand?
Internet connection – having a constant urge to stay connected and up to date
Nearby airport – staying connected to the world and accessing other countries easily
Can’t stand – unorganized papers and left open drawers/cupboards

What would your spouse, child, or best friend say are your best and worst
qualities?
Best – being super organized, scanning and filing every document possible
Worst – being a picky eater

What three things would you do on the perfect Saturday?

1. Going snowboarding
2. Organizing the house
3. Exploring a new part of town

Briefly describe relevant previous experience—titles/companies of past
positions, number of years worked, major accomplishments.
UniCredit Bank Austria (Austria) – Internship
Lyman Group (Indonesia) – Internship
Airbus (Germany) – Internship
Nevada Secretary of State (US) – Internship

List your degrees (and schools, if desired), certifications, and any relevant
publications or honors/awards.
Bachelors of Science – Jacobs University (Germany)
Masters of Science – Vienna University of Economics and Business
Masters of Science – CEMS Global Alliance in Management Education
IRS Enrolled Agent
To be published in Jan/Feb 2018 issue of the “E.A. Journal” by the National Association of Enrolled Agent