Kultur Aktiv e.V. is a signatory to the Declaration of Commitment of the Transparent Civil Society Initiative.

1. Name, registered office, address and year of foundation

Kultur Aktiv e.V.
Bautzner Straße 49 – 01099 Dresden – Germany

Contact person
Simon Wolf – – +49 351 811 3755

Registered at Dresden Local Court, VR 4087
Year of foundation: 2002

2. Complete statutes as well as information on the objectives of our organisation

3. Details of the tax concession

According to the last exemption notice we received from the Dresden-Nord tax office (tax number 202/142/07061) dated 19.09.2019 (assessment period 2016 to 2018), we are exempt from corporation tax under § 5 Abs. 1 Nr. 9 of Körperschaftsteuergesetz (Corporation Tax Act) and from trade tax under § 3 Nr. 6 of Gewerbesteuergesetz (Trade Tax Act).

Nach dem letzten uns zugegangenen Freistellungsbescheids des Finanzamts Dresden-Nord (Steuernummer 202/142/07061) vom 19.09.2019 (Veranlagungszeitraum 2016 bis 2018) nach § 5 Abs. 1 Nr. 9 des Körperschaftsteuergesetzes von der Körperschaftssteuer und nach § 3 Nr. 6 des Gewerbesteuergesetzes von der Gewerbesteuer befreit.

Kultur Aktiv e.V. is recognised as a non-profit organisation – tax-privileged purposes according to 51 ff. AO – for

  • promotion of youth welfare,
  • promotion of art and culture and
  • the promotion of international attitudes, tolerance in all areas of culture and the idea of international understanding.


4. Name and function of key decision-makers

Board of Directors
Marcus Oertel (1st Chairman)
Michael Gottwald (2nd Chairman)
Thomas Richter (Treasurer)

Simon Wolf (Culture)
Jacqueline Zelinka (Finance)

5. Activity report

6. Staff structure

See Activity Report 2021, page 35

7. Information on the source of funds

See I/O statement 2021

8. Information on the use of funds

See I/O statement 2021

9. Legal relationship with third parties

Landesverband Soziokultur Sachsen e.V. (Saxony Sociocultural Association)
Kultur Aktiv is a member of the Landesverband Soziokultur Sachsen e.V.
Managing Director Simon Wolf Member of the Board of the Landesverband Soziokultur Sachsen e.V.

Netzwerk Kultur Dresden (Network Culture Dresden)
Kultur Aktiv is a founding member of the Netzwerk Kultur Dresden.

10. Names of persons whose annual payments amount to more than 10 % of the total annual budget

State Capital Dresden31,1 %
Sächsische Aufbaubank (SAB)27,1 %

Last update: November 2022; Next update: April 2023 at the latest.