He chairs PwC Germany’s national tax office, its external scientific advisory board and the technical committee of PwC’s EU Direct Tax Group, a pan-european network of EU tax law experts. He advises clients mainly in international tax planning and restructuring, EU tax law and tax litigation.
Prof. Dr Lüdicke is a member of numerous professional bodies, including IFA’s Permanent Scientific Committee, the board of the German Branch of IFA and two international committees of the Bundessteuerberaterkammer (German Federal Chamber of Tax Advisors). He is a member of the International Tax Group and has frequently been ranked as one of Germany’s leading tax professionals.
Over the past twenty years, Prof. Dr Lüdicke has lectured on issues of corporate, European and international tax law at universities, non-profit organisations and numerous tax conferences, including at the annual IFA congress. He chairs the annual Hamburger Tagung zur Internationalen Besteuerung (in cooperation with the German branch of IFA).
Prof. Dr Lüdicke is the author of numerous articles in German and international tax journals (including IBFD’s Bulletin and World Tax Journal). He is also the author of two books and (co-)editor of numerous books on domestic and international tax issues. He is a (co-)editor of Internationales Steuerrecht (Verlag C.H. Beck) and of Forum der internationalen Besteuerung (Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt), and is a member of the editorial advisory board of the International Tax Law Reports (LexisNexis).