Sonderausgaben or ‘special expenses’ consist of various costs in your private life, such as pension plans, education, or donations, which are tax-deductible. When correctly deducted, you can earn higher refunds. We show you how to save more money through Sonderausgaben.
Is the interim aid (Überbrückungshilfe) tax-free? How can students account for this aid when filing tax returns? Can students deduct a home office from their taxes? We answer these questions in the following article.
As you can tell from the German term ‘mini-job’, it’s a type of employment that entails a small wage. Nevertheless, it can have implications for your tax situation and your German tax return. Here’s how mini-jobs affect your tax returns.
Pupils, students, and professionals often have part-time jobs. Unfortunately, the tax authorities want to earn money from these jobs as well. We show when you have to pay tax on your additional income and which additional income remains tax-free.