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Fixed Assets Germany


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Running a Business Taxes

Understanding Fixed Assets (“Anlagevermögen”) and How to Claim Them in Germany

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November 29, 2018

Working for yourself can be quite a rewarding achievement, but it’s also a lot of hard work, not to mention the amount of time…

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Claiming VAT Taxes Germany


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

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July 5, 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…

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labooyo.de


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

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June 26, 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? 

Ourselves…

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“Kleinunternehmer” or "Unternehmer"


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Running a Business Working

Making the Choice Between “Kleinunternehmer” or “Unternehmer”

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May 1, 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…

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Self Employed Germany


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Making the Decision Between Freelance or Trade and Business

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February 13, 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…

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Lespirant


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Success Stories

Local Entrepreneurs | LESPIRANT is Changing the World of Undershirts

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December 8, 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…

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Social Securities Dusseldorf


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An Introduction the 4 Social Securities in Germany

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August 24, 2017

Every person who earns money in Germany has to pay taxes and contribute to social security. Depending on where you’re originally from, you may be…

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Money Transfers Germany


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Living Running a Business

Your Options for International Money Transfers To/From Germany

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May 31, 2017

The topic had to come up at some point, why not today? We’ve all had to figure out international money transfers at one point…

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Expat Jobs in Dusseldorf


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Expert Tips for Finding Expat Jobs in Düsseldorf

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April 2, 2017

Germany is the second most popular migration destination in the world (after the US) and, per the latest survey by Internations, the ‘western capital’…

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Set up a GmbH in Germany


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Running a Business

How to Set up a GmbH in Germany

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January 26, 2017

A GmbH can be as big or as small as you want. You can be a one-man show, without any support staff. Or you…

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Finding Jobs Working

10 Online Platforms to Find Jobs in Düsseldorf

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November 14, 2016

Thanks to the large support from the Düsseldorf community, we’ve had people like Malaika Neri (writer at internationalngojobs.com) giving us her top 3 tips to finding a…

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Expat Tax Guide Dusseldorf


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Living Running a Business Taxes

Starting a Business in Germany: A Tax Guide for Freelance Expats

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September 21, 2016

Almost anywhere you go, when you start a business, you either do so as a company or an individual. To keep things from getting…

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Cover Letter in Germany


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How to Write the Perfect Cover Letter in Germany

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June 26, 2016

You’re probably well aware that the recruitment in Germany may work differently than in your home country. One of the main differences is the…

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English Speaking Jobs in NRW


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Top 20 Companies that Offer English Speaking Jobs in NRW

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May 19, 2016

Your tasks: Finding a flat, meeting friends, registering in Germany, buying your furniture and finding a job. Ahhh, let’s get started. Here’s our list of…

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