The office usually forwards the business registration to other places such as the tax Office, the Chamber of Crafts or the chamber of Commerce, the Register Court and the professional association.
Financial administration - questionnaire for assessing tax (tax number)
Traders get after the registration usually automatically from the IRS the sent to. If you fill in the form and submit, the IRS will assign a tax number you.
In the questionnaire, you have also the possibility to make use of a small traders. Small businesses enjoy some advantages. They are exempt from the sales tax and may operate a 'simple' accounting. Small businesses are those companies that earn no more than €17,500 in the year. To find more detailed information about the small businesses scheme, also on the sides of the existence Foundation Portal of the Federal Ministry of Economics on economic and energy.
Industry and Chamber of Commerce (ICC) / Chamber of crafts (HWK)
With the registration of commercial activity, you will also automatically member of the Chamber of Commerce and industry, or, if you have logged a handicraft industry, Member of the Chamber of crafts. The Chambers are the representation of the interests of the German economy. Contributions are made for your membership, but small businesses can also get rid of them.
The BGS (VAT Accident insurance) are normally taught in a business application. However, it provides that traders are active here and sign your business within one week at the responsible accident insurer. This reporting obligation (§ 192 social law Book VII), irrespective of the fact that the statutory accident insurance receives a copy of each commercial message. Usually a commercial trade association is responsible for business start-ups. The professional trade associations are broken down by sectors, the addresses can be found here.
Employees set - request number and log on to the social security
Should you employ people in your organization, you should consider the following things:
- You must request a number at the employment agency and
- sign the employee or the employee in the social security
If you employ employees liable for social security and employees, mini-jobbers (max. 450 euros), or trainees, you will need an operation number. The eight-digit number when the operating numbers service of the federal employment agency will be requested.
Application can be done by telephone, in writing, by fax or E-Mail. The eight-digit number is the basis for the message to social security. With her are workers at the health insurance fund on deregistered and billed to the health, pension and unemployment insurance contributions. Also, it is required for operational work permits or accident ads at the trade association.
Salaried employees are generally subject to social insurance (in the statutory pension, health, care and unemployment insurance). The health insurance companies collect the contributions. Contact with the health insurance fund of your employee or Their employee in conjunction and register it there. Can hand over the social security card, your staff or your employee. Most health insurances offer consultancy services for employers related to their duties when it comes to social security.
Detailed information can be found here (link).