In Germany, salary payments and many other transactions of everyday life (rent, insurances, phone bills) are handled cash-free through a bank account.
In Germany there are different types of taxes. We explain the most important tax types.
Here you can obtain information regarding how to get your personal tax identification number and for which purposes it is needed.
As an employee, you have to pay wage tax. The amount of wage tax depends on your wage and your tax class. Learn more about tax classes.
After a calendar year you may or in certain cases may have to submit an income tax declaration.
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