If you're lucky, you have to pay for your retirement no taxes

Because of the importance of the matter, there are going to be at the Federal fiscal court in Munich in a hearing, said a spokesman for the süddeutsche Zeitung

If you're lucky, you have to pay for your retirement no taxes

Because of the importance of the matter, there are going to be at the Federal fiscal court in Munich in a hearing, said a spokesman for the süddeutsche Zeitung ("SZ") by Friday. To date, the highest German fiscal court will waive only if the applicant can speak the date under reference to the tax secret is to resist. Against the pension taxation a retiree has sued.

Current tax provision since the year 2005

Since the year 2005, the so-called applies to pension taxation downstream . What proportion of the pension is taxed depends on the year of Retirement. In the case of pensioners who passed in 2005, or previously retired, are 50% of the remuneration subject to tax. The tax-free proportion of the pension shrinks over the years. From 2040, then the statutory pensions will be fully taxed.

In return, can deduct employee in the course of the years, in increasingly growing proportions of their payments to the pension scheme for tax purposes. But that does not compensate the increasing tax share of the Pension but. The Federal Ministry of Finance, The share of taxable pension has been increasing for years (right column). As a partial compensation to employee deposits in the pension Fund increased tax-deductible (left column). 1) from 2020 on the Basis of the value by 2019 to Save is always clever!

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Nearly five million pensioners currently

In Germany there are currently around 21 million pensioners. You all might be interested in the outcome of the proceedings. Particularly relevant to a judge's decision would be for the almost five million pensioners who already have to pay now taxes. Everything you know about your pension

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Currently, income tax is only payable if the total income of a pensioner on the base amount (9168 Euro/Married 18.336 Euro) are available. In the year 2019, the was around 4.4 million pensioners. Your tax payments, rinse the German government tens of billions of euros into the coffers. Content check: The gross-to-net calculator 2020, much net is left for them by the gross

a double mechanism: Not only the amount of the pension is crucial for the tax payment. In addition, plays an important role when a pensioner is retired. Because after the year, the proportion of the pension is calculated, the tax is payable. Currently, the rate is 80 percent.

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BFH-judge keeps current scheme itself unconstitutional

BFH-judge Egmont Kulosa had already been represented in the past year, the view that the pension taxation was unconstitutional, as the "SZ" had reported at the time. The downstream pension taxation leads to double taxation, because during the working life, the contributions to the pension Fund for tax purposes would be charged, argued, therefore, of the judge.

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Federal Minister of Finance, process dimensions is of high importance to

, The Federal Ministry of Finance is the procedure before the Federal MINISTRY of Finance (Az. X R 33/19) at 5. March joined as a third party, such as the "SZ" is running on. The Section 122, paragraph 2 of the financial court order, allow.

With his step, the Federal Ministry of Finance to receive full access to the file and could log in to the procedures themselves.

This is for experts, a reference to the fact that it is an important issue with major financial implications, more according to "SZ". So much money you get at the age click Here for pensions calculator pension with 63: How does it work? Our PDF guide shows you how you can retire early can go and still have the full amount received.To the PDF guide 12 E-Bikes in the Test: Only four are good, with two of the battery went up in flames on FOCUS Online/Wochit 12 E-Bikes in the Test: Only four are good, with two of the battery went up in flames on

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Updated Date: 10 July 2020, 19:27

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