How to get a PR in Germany as a Freelancer
Wondering how to get a PR in Germany? If you are a freelancer in Germany considering staying here permanently, read how you can qualify and apply for a German permanent residency (PR).
German Freelancer Taxes – How to File Taxes as a Freelancer in Germany
Want to know how to submit freelancer taxes in Germany? Learn how you can easily file taxes as a freelancer in Germany - all by yourself in simple English and without spending thousands of euros!
6 Facts About Advance VAT Return in Germany (Umsatzsteuervoranmeldung)
Are you a freelancer in Germany and charge VAT to your clients? Read this post to learn how to submit advance VAT return (Umsatzsteuervoranmeldung) in Germany.
Best English Accounting Software in Germany (2023 Update)
Like most non-German freelancers I have also suffered through hair-pulling moments while managing my accounts and taxes in Germany. However, life got much better, once I found out that there is plenty of English accounting software in Germany. Here is a summary of some of the accounting software for freelancers in Germany that support multiple languages.
All You Should Know About Corona Soforthilfe (Emergency Aid) For Freelancers in Germany
The German government is offering aid to help businesses, entrepreneurs and freelancers during corona crisis. Here is an overview of emergency aid for freelancers in Germany.
How to Deal With Unpaid Invoices in Germany? (AKA How to Send a Mahnung to Your Clients)
Last updated on December 23rd, 2022 at 06:39 pm Is your German client not paying you? What is the official dunning procedure and etiquettes for unpaid invoices in Germany? Learn how to write a friendly reminder and Mahnung to your German client. !Don’t forget to download the payment reminder samples at the end of this post! Freelance life can be hard on bank accounts. Drastic irregular income makes solid budgeting almost impossible. Do you know what makes this even more difficult? Clients who don’t pay on time. Last fall I secured a large-budget project with a corporate client. Long story short, after paying the first milestone promptly, they missed…
What is scheinselbstständigkeit or Fake Self-Employment in Germany (& How to Avoid it)?
What is Scheinselbstständigkeit or fake self-employment in Germany? Freelancers in Germany should avoid scheinselbstständigkeit. Here's why!
Fill Fragebogen zur Steuerlichen Erfassung 2023: A Line by Line English Guide
Do you want to register yourself as a freelancer in Germany? Here is a line by line 'how to fill Fragebogen zur Steuerlichen Erfassung' 2022 guide in English.
When Should You Consider Getting a Steuerberater in Germany
Should you hire a Steuerberater for your German freelance tax return? What is the cost of a Steuerberater in Germany? And what are your alternatives besides hiring a tax consultant in Germany? Lean more in this article.