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Guide to Income tax in Germany

I have been asked to write about personal income taxes in Germany and the German tax system a few times. Things get complicated with taxes when you are an immigrant, like an NRI from India with income in India and work in Germany. How do you then pay taxes in Germany and file tax returns? […]

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Announcing Money First and free Book Giveaway

2020 has been a strange year, of many firsts for all of us. Here’s my big first time project: Writing a book! It is called MONEY FIRST, and I am very excited to share it with you! My book will answer questions like, How does banking work in Germany, how can I save on bank […]

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Germany Pension Schemes: What is Rürup or Basis Rente?

I am kicking off a new series on financial topics used in Germany. The first financial product that I would like to talk about is Rürup or Basis Rente (Rente in German means pension). We also explore common terms and their meaning to build up the concept of Rürup. Concept #1: What is altersvorsorge and Gesetzliche […]

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Buying/Selling Property in India as an NRI from Germany

This post is a little different theme from the usual ones, more focused on Indians who moved to Germany and need to figure out property/real estate matters in India. This is because I see these questions being asked in various forums about property in India as an NRI from Germany. ….am I an NRI? NRI […]