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10 posts, 22:50 hrs
Sorry, but that's not what the "Bestellerprinzip" is. It's 'the order pays the bill'. If you order the Makler, then you pay. You are the Besteller then. Has nothing to do with renter or not.
182 posts, 22:36 hrs
Yes, it does, someonesdaughter. It shows women from that time (ie growing up in the 50s) were undervalued in society! And still are if mothers. You are clearly not a mother...shame you´ve never…
50 posts, 22:23 hrs
I can confirm that. It took me two or three years to convince the Finanzamt that I was a freelancer and not Gewerbe. I do have a university degree but it has nothing to do with my freelancing…
15 posts, 22:22 hrs
Just make sure what you're getting isn't a fake, like this piece that was supposed to be from the Royal Canadian Mint. The one-ounce wafer in the mint's packaging didn't pass the acid test.
14 posts, 22:22 hrs
You don't pay taxes for businesses is good, so you should be fine.  However you have to be sure that you do not pay taxes, because if you do not accumulate a lot of taxes in some years
2 posts, 21:39 hrs
I'm not aware of a checklist, but there are lawyers who offer to check a website. For a fee, of course. If your friend uses a renowned german shop software (for ex. Shopware) chances are that the…
2 posts, 21:25 hrs
Based upon the ruling of the courts in both cases, I would have to agree. I've been with eBay since 1999 and PayPal not long after. I do sell and buy and surprisingly still have 100% positive…
7 posts, 21:17 hrs
Update. So the lady from Wenatex did show up. I didn't cancel the appointment. It is an interesting operation. Although the person who kept in touch with me the past few weeks to make / change…
64 posts, 20:43 hrs
And great news, zattoo is working again! Please visit this page getflix.com.au/manage/re... and change your Channel Group C to Switzerland if you have Swiss account or Germany if you have German…
18 posts, 20:29 hrs
Nope, and there are even two budgets - the so called "Individualbudget" for the treatment/fees and the drug budget. Those Berlin doctors have some details, but it's in German.
126 posts, 19:50 hrs
@yorkeau, I am using prices in the UK, to highlight German scamming. For no other reason. @catjones "He's let the rest of us show him our homework and still refuses the facts." I've given plenty…
1 posts, 19:33 hrs
My husband and I are hoping to move to Munich with a self employment visa and obtain a residency permit in the next few years. We would like to hire a relocation service/lawyer to help us in this…
3 posts, 18:38 hrs
If you leave employment in Germany and stay on for a month or two- you have to inform your insurer and switch to voluntary insurance. You have to deregister from Germany and give a copy of…
8 posts, 18:22 hrs
Yes, I asked about meals and if it was a problem that my children were vegetarian. They said all the lunches are vegetarian and that on Wednesdays we pack our own. This notion of sharing was never…
7 posts, 17:56 hrs
@sneaker Yes, I did the resetting a couple of times, as well as complete switch-on-off. I have the letter my landlord sent me, with the pin as well as other username and password. But none is…
19 posts, 17:39 hrs
The new law doesn't care about rental contracts. You need a "Wohnungsgeberbestätigu... from your girlfriend, which is basically a piece of paper signed by her confirming that you live there and who…
193 posts, 17:19 hrs
I don't know which one it is. There's this too: TÜV Hessen Begutachtungsstelle für Fahreignung Fulda Bahnhofstr. 26 (Einkaufszentrum Centhof, 2. OG, Treppenhaus A) 36037 Fulda
31 posts, 16:58 hrs
Ok, I should have written: Nobody from abroad likes German style auto-renewable contracts. Believe it or not, but in other countries you neither need to extend the contract every year nor you…
5 posts, 16:28 hrs
Good for business usually means bad for regular working folks. If you think businesses are here to help the average person to get ahead and fulfill his potential then I have a bridge in Brookyn I'd…
18 posts, 16:25 hrs
Hello everyone! My name is Irene! I'm an 20 Italian girl. I currently live in monaco, in Sendling West Park, and I study dance at "Iwanson International School of Contemporary Dance in…
11 posts, 16:12 hrs
Some cars are pre-wired for pulling trailers, and there is a plug in the back that you can just attach your wiring kit to - easy. Mounting the hitch is the easy part, just a matter of doing up a few…
44 posts, 16:10 hrs
What is there to say? you can hold your demise only so long and as I'm in a position to die any time now, I'm glad to get out of the bathroom when I'm done with the daily chores. Don't let anyone…
25 posts, 15:56 hrs
In my opinion the life of freelancer is very good, but it is demanding. A convincing of both is good, while making the proper decision to be or not to be a full-time freelancer
78 posts, 15:13 hrs
Hi there, any mummies interested in play dates or meeting up during the day? I have two young kids and there's so much shopping you can do now the weather is getting colder. Live in Gersthofen area…
18 posts, 14:05 hrs
I'm in the same boat, while my wife speaks German she gets annoyed with me so I try to do it as much as possible on my own. Generally speaking I ask if they speak a little English, with the key being…
23 posts, 13:47 hrs
Any other reviews of relocately? I've been speaking with them but before agreeing want to make sure there are no horror stories. Good reviews on google but don't put too much faith in those...
20 posts, 13:44 hrs
Yeah, I remember that. We lived in South Euclid/Mayfield area. Dad and Mom both had the good summer car and a winter beater. You slide so easily into other cars in that lake effect snow that most…
1 posts, 13:10 hrs
Hi all, I am trying to find SMEs in the luxury field in Germany but I'm not going far. The fact I'm doing searches in English doesn't help but I'm reading there's no such thing as a…
1 posts, 12:55 hrs
Hello Toytown world, I'm Alice, and I'm looking for occasional Babysitting work in Hamburg. A bit about me: I've been living in Hamburg for 5 years, fluent in German (as much as that's…
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