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The Easiest Way to File Your Monthly VAT Tax as a Freelancer

By on July 5th, 2018

Hey, all you freelancers out there! If you’re not registered as a Kleinunternehmer, then chances are you’re required in Germany, by law, to submit your VAT taxes monthly (or perhaps quarterly or semi-annually by now).

In my case, I am required for the first two years of…


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We’ve Found You a Job & a Little Helper | Meet labooyo

By on June 26th, 2018

Regardless of how long you’ve been living in Düsseldorf (expat or local), how many of you have had one of these two issues? 

  1. Ourselves or our partner have been on the search for a new job and despite our/their many talents, haven’t found one
  2. We’ve needed help on a…
“Kleinunternehmer” or "Unternehmer"


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Making the Choice Between “Kleinunternehmer” or “Unternehmer”

By on May 1st, 2018

Those of you who want to run your own business in Germany might have already heard the term “Kleinunternehmerregelung” (small business entrepreneur ruling). But what exactly does it mean and what are the advantages or disadvantages vs. choosing to be a normal “Unternehmer”?

In this…

Self Employed Germany


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Making the Decision Between Freelance or Trade and Business

By on February 13th, 2018

Starting up a business for the first time in a brand new country might include some barriers. The way you register yourself as a freelancer or trade and business is often times very different from country to country. So, in order to give you a better understanding…



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Local Entrepreneurs | LESPIRANT is Changing the World of Undershirts

By on December 8th, 2017

We’ve all come to Düsseldorf, Germany for many different reasons. Some of us came for work, others came to be with their loved ones and some are just looking for a new adventure. Regardless of how you came to be in Düsseldorf, there are a number of…

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