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Tax Alert – Electronic Returns for German Insurance Tax & Fire Protection Tax

Germany is phasing in mandatory electronic returns from the 1st of January 2022 onwards for new contracts.

This comes from the Insurance Tax Law Modernization Act – VersStR-ModG

The rules outline the following:

– From the 1st of January 2022 new contracts will be filed online
– Existing contracts can still be filed using paper returns

Click here to read more on the BZSt website.

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