Business Start-ups and Business Management
Individual advice from the Darmstadt CCI
The Darmstadt CCI advises entrepreneurs on all questions concerning industrial law.
If you wish to discuss your business idea or planning with a consultant from our chamber of commerce and industry free of charge; if you wish to inform yourself personally about a concept and financing possibilities, or if you have not yet received an answer to one of your questions, then please get in touch with us.
REGISTERING A BUSINESS
There are no problems involved in registering a business for citizens of a member state of the European Union as long as it is not a skilled craftsman´s business. The person must merely be able to provide a residence permit, to which he/she has a legal right.
Germany has reformed its system of company taxation. Several changes reduce the average tax burden for corporations and the trade tax burden for all businesses. ”Tax neutrality– has been established, treating partnerships and corporations equally when it comes to taxation.
European Union for businesses.
The customs borders within the EU have been abolished - with the establishment of the common market customs duties inside the community are no longer being charged. Additionally no customs duty is levied on trading with countries with a preferential status if corresponding evidence of preference (movement certificate EUR 1 or a corresponding declaration on the commercial invoice) can be provided.