Sorted will guide you through adding your income and expenses and automatically prepare all your tax reports as a freelancer. When the time comes, review and submit them online to the tax office (Finanzamt) with a click.
Create beautiful invoices and avoid issues with the tax office (Finanzamt). Sorted automatically creates personalised and legally correct invoices based on your tax details and your clients information.
ON-DEMAND Tax Advice
Need additional tax guidance or reports for your specific case? Your personal tax consultant on Sorted can explain complex tax topics in an easy to understand language, both in English and German.
Connect your bank account to automate your tax reports, know whether your invoices got paid, and get an up-to date overview of the expenses you can deduct.
Become a freelancer
Register with the tax office as a new freelancer and get your tax number online, guided, and in English
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Sorted covers the entire tax needs for the vast majority of the freelancers and self-employed professionals. Check out our FAQ section on does Sorted support my specific case for more information.
You can register as a freelancer, invoice your clients, and track your income and expenses for free with Sorted. You will only need to subscribe to one of our paid plans once you submit your first tax report to the tax office. Find out more about our prices here.
Your tax reports are automatically prepared by Sorted based on the income and expenses you enter. The only exception to this is your personal income tax return, which requires a few more details to complete the report, such as your health insurance or pension contributions.
You submit your tax reports electronically to the Finanzamt through Sorted. Sorted is connected directly to the Finanzamt through their official software provider, ELSTER.
After you submit your tax reports, you will immediately receive a document confirming that the reports have arrived at the Finanzamt. However, it may take a while before the Finanzamt reviews your tax reports and sends you a tax assessment via post.
No, you can submit all your tax reports directly from Sorted. No ELSTER account or certificate needed. Sorted takes care of connecting to the Finanzamt through ELSTER.
Absolutely, you will only need to subscribe to one of our paid plans once you submit your first tax report to the tax office.
Both preparing and submitting the freelance tax registration form is free of charge.
Creating invoices on Sorted is completely free of charge.
Absolutely, you can cancel your quarterly or yearly subscription anytime. We will stop charging you from then onwards, and you will still be able to use Sorted until the end of your subscription period.