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tax registration and things
a question to al you money grabbers.
As a side job (well technically it is my main occupation... but you know... more money is always cool) I am freelancing as a photographer.
Most of my clients need some kind of invoice, and seeing how it is different in every country to get your income registered and make it official, I was wondering if anyone could point me in the right direction (or if you want to, just explain it to me completely :)
Google research got me this:
They need to register at :
the local tax authorities
the responsible professional association
the responsible accident insurance company (if they employ people).
The problem is I don't seem to find what the local tax authorities are (I already have a id number from the Bunderszentralamt fur Steuern, will that do, or do I need more?)
And also what is the responsible professional association (an union?)
The last bullet is less important for me as I don't think I will be employing people any time soon.
Any help is appreciated!