In 2006 and at the beginning of 2007 numerous new laws took effect in Germany: VAT increased by 3 percent, allowances on savings were reduced, tax reliefs for commuters were virtually abolished etc. Any small and medium-sized entity wishing not to be confused needs professional support. This support is provided in the form of a brochure by the Haufe publishing house which is for free, but very informative. After indication of several personal data the tax guide may be immediately downloaded for free.
The guide which is up-to-date and very concise on most important fiscal law modifications relevant to SMEs was compiled by “ProFirma“, “Haufe Steuer Office” and experts of the “Ecovis” counselling firm.