The Company has given guarantees that its subsidiaries, the financial figures of which are included in the consolidated financial statements, will comply with certain contractual obligations.
The Company has a combined credit and guarantee facility of EUR 50,000 (2020/2021: EUR 50,000), of which no drawdown was made (2020/2021: no drawdown) in the form of guarantees.
The Company provided Parent Company guarantees related to some of the properties that are leased. The total of those guarantees as at 30 September 2022 amounted to EUR 3,629 (30 September 2021: EUR 3,683).
37.2 Tax group
Together with its 100% subsidiaries, including KPMG N.V., Coöperatie KPMG U.A. forms a tax group for corporate income tax purposes. Each of the companies of the tax group is, under the relevant standard tax conditions, jointly and severally liable for the tax payable by all of the companies in the tax group. As the head of the income tax fiscal unity, the Cooperative pays the income tax assessments. It is, however, KPMG N.V. that incurs the total income tax expense of the tax group, except for the amount attributable to the Cooperative under the ruling with the Dutch Tax Authorities.
KPMG N.V. is part of a tax group for value added tax purposes, headed by Coöperatie KPMG U.A. Each of the companies of the tax group is, under the relevant standard tax conditions, jointly and severally liable for the tax payable by all of the companies in the tax group.