Public health insurance in Germany is considered 'safest' for German freelance visa renewals. However, it is hard for non-EU foreigners to sign up for it. This post gives an overview of private health insurance in Germany for freelancers in Germany.
There’s a lot to plan before becoming a freelancer in Germany. Sooner or later you will have to deal with the mandatory German health insurance system. Learn more about public health insurance for freelancers in Germany in this post.
Since written word is taken as gospel in Germany, it is essential to have a service agreement contract with your clients. Germans love paperwork after all. Learn all about German freelance contract and download a free editable template.
Who is a Kleinunternehmer in Germany? What is Kleinunternehmerregelung? How does a Kleinunternehmer pays taxes and how do they invoice a client as a small business? Learn more in this post.
Do you even need professional liability insurance in Germany? Some may say yes, absolutely! This post goes into more details and explanation of yet another essential German insurance for freelancers.
Paying taxes as a freelancer in Germany should not be as scary as it sounds. For most of us, it is only a matter of understanding the basics of the German tax system and language barrier. Learn all about German freelancer taxes in this post.
Figuring out your German freelancer tax ID is the first step for starting your self-employment in Germany. Let's learn about all about tax IDs for freelancers in Germany.
Last updated on September 16th, 2021 at 04:51 pm Health insurance and Germany go hand in hand! So much so that you need a health insurance coverage even before you enter the country. Learn more about health insurance for German Freelance Visa application. Health insurance is one of the most widely discussed topics for the German Freelancer Visa application. Proof of a secure livelihood must include sufficient health insurance coverage in Germany. This obligation is called Versicherungspflicht. So what should you choose as health insurance for a German freelancer visa? In this post, I will explain some of the well-known health insurance for German freelancer visa. While I am doing…
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!
Last updated on August 9th, 2020 at 10:26 pm Are you planning to live in Germany for long term? If you are a freelancer in Germany then you might want to start thinking of a proper pension scheme. Let’s take a detailed look at pension for freelancers in Germany. Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today – if there ever was a saying more relevant to a pension – especially for freelancers. Freelancers in Germany are not insured in the statutory pension schemes and are left to take care of their retirement plans as early as possible. What options are there for a pension for freelancers…