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.
The number of single mothers and fathers has risen sharply compared to 2000. Every fifth child (about 2.4 million) lives only with the mother or father. For many, this living situation is associated with numerous financial challenges.
In this article, we would like to use a tangible example to explain which additional income sources are open to making more money available for the family.