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Stay on top of things with Germany's most modern tax consulting for the self-employed. Our team of tax experts and utilization of the Kontist App will simplify your life.

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Tax advice for freelancers, just like you.

Starting from

179 €

/ month plus VAT

  • Simplify your daily life: Hear from us, not the tax authorities.

  • Your finances are in good hands: Leave your bookkeeping and tax returns to the pros.

  • Hassle-free tax year: Track your tax reserves easily online and in real-time.

  • Know what to expect: Achieve financial predictability with our straightforward pricing.

  • Gain clarity: Access relevant tax knowledge that's both current and easy to understand.

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Leave the tax authorities to us - we represent you in your interest.

  • We receive your mail from the tax office and handle communication with the relevant  authorities.

  • We'll only contact you when you need to take action.

  • We'll communicate with you in clear and understandable language, not in bureaucratic jargon.Du hörst von uns in verständlicher Sprache, nicht in Bürokratendeutsch.

  • We assume liability towards the tax office as per § 280 (1) BGB.

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Simplify your bookkeeping - have more time for what really matters.

  • Professionals are taking care of your bookkeeping.

  • Timely filing of your VAT returns is our top priority.

  • Maintain control over your submitted paperwork, all in one digital hub.

  • Connect your Kontist app with Lexoffice or FastBill.

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Tax returns made easy – digital, reliable and on-time

  • Accurate Profit & Loss Statement (EÜR), income tax, VAT, and trade tax declarations.

  • Easily submit information and documents through your Kontist Spp.

  • Your tax declarations will be handled by our tax experts and submitted on schedule.

  • All of your expenditures are considered by us.

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Get peace of mind in all things taxes - our tax experts understand your needs.

  • Tax advisors specializing in solo self-employment.

  • Access to professional tax advice. More information in the FAQs.

  • Together we optimize your tax matters.

  • Receive a comprehensive check of your tax situation during our mandatory first meeting with experts.

Self-employment made easy in four steps: simple, personalized, and digital.

Focus on what really matters: With our expertise and the Kontist App, you can stay on track to success from day one.

Free product consultation

We're just a phone call away! Let's chat about any questions you have regarding the Kontist tax service.

Smart Business Account

Open a new smart business account, or keep using your existing Kontist account.

Initial Tax Consultation

During a binding and fee-based initial consultation, we'll work together to evaluate your tax situation.

Stress-Free Self-Employment

Make use of your Kontist account and receive support from the Kontist tax service.

Reduce bookkeeping and tax filing time and hassle.

We offer maximum transparency and predictability for a fixed monthly price.

Thousands of self-employed people rely on Kontist Steuerberatung.

The best thing about Kontist is that I can see immediately how much is left for me and how much goes to the tax office. This saves me from nasty surprises when it comes to my tax return.

Marvin Schwarz
Marvin Schwarz
Audio Producer

I feel like I am in good hands here and I can wholeheartedly recommend Kontist.

Deva Noori Lehmann
Deva Noori Lehmann
Virtual assistant

I came to know you through your YouTube videos and I am thrilled with how personable and competent you are in imparting your tax knowledge. I celebrate you!


cool app with great, simple functions! everything became completely clear to me! with pre-tax payments i have no more problems! i can recommend the kontist app to freelancers without any hesitation!

Farida T.

Kontist makes taxes easy. I am thrilled. I can recommend it 100% for IT freelancers.


I can allocate all incoming payments easily and quickly, and the app calculates the tax amounts right away. I love the fact that I no longer have to spend hours trying to figure out my taxes! Very handy app!

Ralf D.

Frequently Asked Questions. Happy to answer.

Who can use the Tax Service?

As of now, the Kontist Tax Service is exclusively available to self-employed freelancers, sole proprietors, or business owners. (Not open to companies such as AG, GbR, GmbH, KG, Ltd., OHG, or UG).

In addition, the following guidelines currently apply: 

  • no cash receipts
  • no activity involving the sale and shipment of physical goods 
  • no multiple self-employment (multiple tax numbers or multiple EÜRs required)
  • no balance sheet accounting
  • no tax avoidance schemes

We also reserve the right to exclude certain professions or industries from the Kontist Tax Service for internal administrative reasons. These include craftsmen, cleaning staff, artists, and restaurateurs.

Is the Kontist business account mandatory?

The Kontist Tax Service is only available to self-employed Kontist Premium customers who use Kontist as their primary business account. If you do not have a Kontist Premium Account yet, the upgrade to Premium is included in the price.

How does the Tax Service work?

Our Tax Service assists you in fulfilling your tax responsibilities and takes on some tasks on your behalf or enables you to complete them.  However, your cooperation is essential in this process.

To ensure a smooth process, it is imperative that you actively use your Kontist Account as a business account. Most importantly, we require accurate documentation for each transaction.

You have various options to submit your receipts to us. You can find more information .

We primarily communicate with you via email, so please keep an eye on our messages in your inbox.

Which services are included?

Our provides a comprehensive breakdown of the services covered by your flat rate.

Additional services can be booked at unit prices or are charged at half-hourly rates. By properly preparing for extra consultation hours using our YouTube videos or Help center, you can potentially reduce the time required.

What does "communication with the tax authorities" mean?

At the beginning of your mandate, you will sign a power of attorney in your Kontist App. We will then submit this to your responsible tax office, which means that we will represent you in communication with the tax office.

The tax office will therefore contact us if there is anything to discuss. If we require your cooperation, we will contact you with the next possible steps.

What does "We are accountable to the tax office" mean?

Our liability as tax advisors is outlined by § 280 (1) of the German Civil Code, meaning we are responsible for any damages caused by our negligence in providing services to our clients. 

We guarantee the accuracy of the information we provide in your tax returns, given that you submit truthful and timely information to us.

What's included in the tax consulting?

The tax consulting included in your flat rate price covers the following topics: home office, deductibility of travel expenses, taxation of company cars, invoicing, fixed assets & depreciation.

Other tax consulting topics are an additional fee-based service. Our pool of experienced tax consultants is available to you for this purpose.

. The billing is done in half-hourly increments.

What is the notice period?

You have the option to cancel your contract monthly, but the payment for the entire year is mandatory for the preparation of your tax returns.

Your data will be collected throughout the year, even if it is only used once a year. You can send a written termination notice via chat, email, or post.

Experience unparalleled excellence at a price that suits you.

Get your unique combination of a digital business account along with accounting and tax services.

Kontist Steuerberatung
traditional services
Tax declaration (business & privat)

additional costs

Monthly financial accounting
VAT done by experts (incl. liability)
Communication with the tax authorities
Spezialization on solo self-employed
Flat price and price transparency

Starting at 179€ / month

about 290€ / month

Starting at 19€ / month

Best value for your money with a predictable, monthly flat rate.

Hourly rate with no transparency on pricing and services.

Speak to our friendly colleagues over the phone and receive a personalized offer.