Completing the Fragebogen zur steuerlichen Erfassung to register as a freelancer must be done online via Germany’s ELSTER (tax) portal. Part One of this guide covers how to register for the ELSTER platform as a new user, and Part Two covers how to fill the Fragebogen out (for freelancers).
Caring for your mental health is essential no matter where you live, and an extra challenge when you are living abroad: Here’s Expath’s collection of mental healthcare providers, resources, sites, apps, and more, to help you get support as an expat in Germany.
New country, new health insurance system! German health insurance can be daunting for new arrivals. In the first part of this guide, we spoke about public health insurance and its advantages and disadvantages. We will now talk about the private health system to help you fully understand the options you have when you move to Germany.
New country, new health insurance system. German health insurance can be daunting for new arrivals to the country. In this guide, we aim to simplify the German health insurance system and give you all the information you need to help you figure out which is the best health insurance option for you.