Child benefit (Kindergeld), child allowance (Kinderfreibetrag), or alimony (Unterhalt) – as a parent, you have plenty of ways to save money from taxes. Find information on deductible costs – including tips for single parents.
“For real, can I reimburse the costs of setting up my home office? Is it true I have to file my tax return as a Kurzarbeiter? Can I actually get a tax refund from the Finanzamt or pay increased taxes?” We hear you. And we want you to have the right answers to Kurzarbeit, home-office […]
Families with children have access to child benefit (Kindergeld) and child allowance (Kinderfreibetrag). The tax office can calculate which tax variant is more favourable for you when submitting a tax return. You can also discover the tax breaks available to families with children to survive the COVID-19 pandemic.
In this article, we tell you who’s required to file a tax return and what you have to bear in mind if you were affected by short-time work (Kurzarbeit) or unemployment in 2021. Bear in mind: In most cases, it’s worth filing a voluntary tax return.