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It’s never easy to untwist yourself in a newly complicated labyrinth of bureaucracy. Nevertheless, professionals from the fiscal and law sector may give us a hand when comes the time to choose which tax regime and taxation is better for us. This article is going to explain which steps to follow for those who want to be self-employed in Germany.The most important thing, for you, is to know which institutions are a direct reference, which one to consult in your city in order to request information and help. For this reason, you will find some links at the end of this post.Out there, on the internet, there is plenty of information, sometimes confusing and vague. After browsing and browsing the web, I hope this guide will give you a “first aid”, gathering the most important information. Nevertheless, the best thing to do is still to consult experts on the matter. The content of this article will certainly make you feel more confident about the German tax system. Read article
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A tax treaty is a bilateral agreement made by two countries to resolve problems involving double taxation of passive and active income. Tax treaties generally set the amount of tax that a country can apply to a taxpayer's income, capital, estate, and wealth, on individuals and corporates. Read article
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Want to start your own business in Austria? Here’s our advice on how to become an entrepreneur.
Everyone who want to be self-employed in Austria must meet the following conditions:
The trade authority (district commission, municipal authority) will issue a trade permit for your commercial activity. Hence, you must contact the municipal authority or district commission responsible for this.
As the type of trade permit changes depending on the activity exercised, you must first classify your activity. Here you will find some advices and contact for further information. Not less important, some professions require a certificate of proficiency.
First of all, anyone wanting to become self-employed may obtain advice and support from the Chamber of Commerce.
With their start-up service, the Chambers of Commerce provide expert advice throughout Austria regarding all queries, starting from the business idea through to the final financing strategy or contributions to the social service. The local Chamber offers for free the following services:
Further information and advice on starting a business in Austria can be found directly at the local Chamber of Commerce website.
Furthermore, the Austrian government created a platform for any question about starting a new life in Austria.
Once your business is set up, you will be liable for the payment of the income tax (Einkommensteuer), but not the earning tax (Lohnsteuer). The income tax liability is settled by the self-employed’s annual taxable income. Every income higher than 11.000 Euro must be taxed.
If independent contractors also have other income which is liable to earnings tax (from other allowance or income) in addition to their income as independent contractors, the limit for their annual income which is exempt from taxation is 12.000 Euro.
An independent contractor pays income tax (quarterly in advance based on the net income) with a tax assessment at the end of the calendar year, usually due by the end of April of the following year. To be added that late filing may result in a penalty and interest.
Deal with the Tax Authority and with a foreign language is not easy at all, moreover in the first time of your business. If you need help with your local income tax return, Dendax will help you fix every doubt or problem. Get in touch with us and find a team of professionals ready to help you, speaking your language. Our expert advice has no cost!