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So the German company is the parent company, is this correct? If this is correct, then yes, the Germany company will need to complete the Form 1120-F. SEE BELOW:
A foreign corporation that maintains an
office or place of business in the United
States must generally file Form 1120-F by
the 15th day of the 3rd month after the end
of its tax year.
Link to Form 1120-F:
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Based on the following information, the answer is yes.
Following is who must sign:
Who Must Sign
The return must be signed and dated by:
The president, vice president, treasurer,
assistant treasurer, chief accounting
Any other corporate officer (such as tax
officer) authorized to sign.