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Reasons why people leave Germany

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How many people emigrate from Germany every year? It isn’t unusual or anything new that Germans and people living in Germany emigrate too. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people relocate from Germany. According to Statista, in 1991, just under 596,000 people left Germany. The… Read More »Reasons why people leave Germany

Leaving Germany: Ultimate Checklist

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Leaving Germany: A Comprehensive Guide Saying Farewell to Germany Leaving Germany: This Comprehensive Guide provides expats our ultimate checklist and invaluable information on the necessary steps to take when relocating away from Germany. Suppose you have been living in Germany and decide to relocate back… Read More »Leaving Germany: Ultimate Checklist

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What is the Rundfunkbeitrag?

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What is the Rundfunkbeitrag? Broadcasting fee in Germany – ARD ZDF Deutschlandradio Beitragsservice (GEZ) The Rundfunkgebühr, commonly known as the “broadcasting fee,” plays a crucial role in financing public broadcasting companies in Germany. Administered by the ARD ZDF Deutschlandradio Beitragsservice (GEZ), the broadcasting fee (“Rundfunkbeitrag”)… Read More »What is the Rundfunkbeitrag?

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Rental contract cancellation

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Cancelling a rental agreement in Germany Summary: The rental contract cancellation is only effective if it is made in writing. As a rule, tenants are subject to a statutory notice period of three months. However, a shorter notice period can also be agreed in the… Read More »Rental contract cancellation

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Deregistration from Germany | Guidelines for Expats Leaving Germany

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German Residence Deregistration: Essential Steps Before You Depart Understanding the Importance of Deregistration  Before you move out of Germany, it’s vital to deregister your residence. This action has significant legal and practical implications. Bypassing the deregistration process can lead to unwelcome complications. Dive deeper into… Read More »Deregistration from Germany | Guidelines for Expats Leaving Germany