Tax Number and Registration at the Tax Office

Do I need a visa to start your business? The answer to this question generally can be divided into three parts: German or EU/EFTA citizens Third countries without a visa requirement Third countries with a visa requirement   German or EU/EFTA citizens If you have a German or EU/EFTA citizenship you’re lucky. You have full […]

Business Taxes in Germany

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Business Taxes in Germany Income tax (Einkommenssteuer), trade tax (Gewerbesteuer), input tax and sales tax (Vor- und Umsatzsteuer) – as a start-up you have to deal with numerous types of tax. Which taxes are relevant for you depends on the legal form you choose. Generally it can differentiated between 3 categories: Taxes for partnerships Taxes […]

All Taxes that Entrepreneurs Have to Pay in Germany

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All Taxes that Entrepreneurs Have to Pay in Germany – In Germany, you pay relatively high taxes compared to other countries. The good news is that the tax system is not as complicated as everyone says. Therefore, it’s possible to save a lot of money if you know about the basic aspects of this topic. https://youtu.be/i4f4rvbxMM0 […]

How to Register with the German tax office (Finanzamt)

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How to Register with the German tax office (Finanzamt) – If you have successfully registered with your trade office, the tax office („Finanzamt“) will contact you to register your business for tax purposes. If this does not happen, simply contact your tax office. You will then receive an unfortunately long and complicated form which, in addition […]