Tax tips and basics for freelancers

Here you can find out how to make the most of the tax system and reduce your tax burden. We give you tips and tricks on how you can legally save taxes and optimise your finances as a self-employed person.

9 important tax allowances for freelancers

To make use of tax allowances or lump sums in the tax return sound good...

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2nd November 2023 - Read in 5 minutes

Calculating cash flow: How to keep track of your finances

As a self-employed person, you always need to keep an eye on your finances in...

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31st October 2023 - Read in 3 minutes

Inflation, deflation, and stagflation: Definitions and effects

In 2022, inflation in Germany hit a record high, reaching a level that hasn’t been...

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29th September 2023 - Read in 3 minutes

Investment for freelancers: How to build wealth when you’re self-employed

As a self-employed individual, you are responsible for your retirement planning. Many who find themselves...

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The Tax Coaches of Accountable: Your partners for all questions regarding freelancing

Managing taxes can be a daunting task, especially for self-employed professionals in Germany. From understanding...

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28th June 2023 - Read in 3 minutes

6 tax changes affecting freelancers in Germany in 2023

The government has worked on a new tax act. This tax law was passed by...

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11th December 2022 - Read in 5 minutes

What is the Grundfreibetrag (basic tax-free allowance) for the income tax?

It is compulsory to submit an Einkommensteuererklärung (income tax) if you are registered as self-employed....

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13th June 2022 - Read in 2 minutes

What it’s like to be a tax advisor in Germany

Accountable makes all kinds of tax chores so much easier. But when you do get...

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18th May 2022 - Read in 3 minutes

The best apps for freelancers

Being self-employed usually means that you have several jobs: You have to take care of...

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22nd March 2022 - Read in 5 minutes
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