COVID-19 update: Our team remains available 24/7 to support you. #StayHome #StaySafe✕
Our Online Tax Team is ready to help! Chat Live Now
Claim Your Childcare Benefits From Germany TodayGet started
Kindergeld is the state benefit given to parents of children in Germany. Fortunately, foreigners living in Germany can also apply for it as long as they have a valid residency permit. Residents of EU/EEA countries do not need such permit to apply for Kindergeld.
The amount depends on the age and number of children.
You may be entitled to claim the benefit if:
Even if you worked and lived in Germany but your child/children did not, you may still be able to claim the benefit.
Residents of an EU or European Economic Area country, as well as residents in Switzerland are entitled to claim child benefits in Germany.
As of 01.01.2018 individuals can claim Kindergeld for 6 months back in time only. The date of receiving your application will be taken in consideration. Therefore, the later you send it, the later it will be received by the German authorities. As a result, you'll have fewer months to apply for.
Contact us as soon as you start working in Germany so that we can claim the maximum amount for you.
Check out our Contact Us page for your nearest office
Sprintax from Taxback.com is our online self-preparation tool for US federal and state tax returns.
It's fully guided, more cost-effective for you, and will guarantee you stay fully compliant with US tax laws.
By using Sprintax, you will also get the maximum US tax refund.