Numbers in Private Taxation Matters

It goes without saying that when you are dealing with taxation, you are dealing with numbers. The tax office wants a certain amount of your money. This article, however, focuses on your personal numbers – or respectively your company’s numbers if you have a company. Private persons have:

Name of Number German Wording Issuing Office Format
tax identification number Steueridentifikationsnummer Bundeszentrale für Steuern (Federal Center for Taxes) 123 123 123
tax number Steuernummer your local tax office 123/4567/890
12/34567/890

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