I am a FreeFlexer / FreeFlexing (VAT, CoC & Insurances)

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General

12 things you want to know when you start freeflexing

Read the most frequently asked questions of users that haven’t worked yet.
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What is freeflexing?

Whilst freeflexing you are your own boss and have the freedom to decide and plan your work schedule, at your own pace.
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I’ve become a FreeFlexer instead of a freelancer. What does this change for me?

In practice, this changes nothing.
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What’s the difference between a FreeFlexer, freelancer, temporary worker and flex worker?

As a FreeFlexer you are not bound to anything, but you will always have enough work within reach.
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Which responsibilities do I have as a FreeFlexer?

Tax declaration, insurance, your applications for shifts and the debtor’s risk.
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Can I apply for payroll tax?

No, as an entrepreneur you can’t apply for a payroll tax.
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Why should I save up for a pension?

If you start doing it so early, you will be able to use tax benefits.
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What responsibilities do I have towards the client?

VAT declaration, substitute, appearance and clothing.
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Can I freeflex for a short period of time?

Yes, you can. Keep in mind that you will need to declare your turnover tax.
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Taxes

Help with the VAT-declaration for 2020

Also known as the declaration of turnover tax or sales tax.
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When do I need to pay which taxes?

Turnover tax every quarter and income tax every year.
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How does the Small Businesses Scheme (KOR) work?

Exemption from tax obligations up until € 20.000,-
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What if I don’t do my turnover tax declaration or forgot?

You will receive a € 65,- fine from the Tax Authorities.
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Do I pay tax on my first job if I don’t have a VAT-ID?

No, the VAT won’t be invoiced.
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How can I correct my tax declarations?

Correct the amount of VAT you have received or paid within next quarter’s declarations.
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Why can’t I fill in my tax declarations through the online portal of the Tax Authorities?

The first time you declare your taxes, it’s often done in writing.
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What taxes do I face as a FreeFlexer in 2020?

Income tax and possible turnover tax (also called your tax declarations)
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What is income tax and do I have to pay this?

You will have to pay taxes over your income whether you are an employee or work as a FreeFlexer.
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Insurances

Why should I get disability insurance?

Secure your future in case you get injured.
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How can I insure myself for liability?

Sign up for liability insurance throughout platform for € 0,46 per worked hour.
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Why should I get liability insurance?

Liability insurance provides protection against claims resulting from damages at a client
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Is it mandatory to get liability insurance?

No, but we do recommend it
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What damages are covered by the liability insurance?

You're insured for several incidents that can happen
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What are the benefits of insuring myself per shift compared to a fixed insurance policy?

You'll only pay when you've worked a shift.
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How do I switch on/off the liability insurance?

Go to 'Insurance settings' within your profile.
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What if I caused any damage whilst working at a client?

If you're insured, report the damage at your insurer
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Why should I get accident insurance?

Because in some cases accidents can cause permanent injuries.
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What is reimbursed at accident insurance?

Read the full terms and conditions.
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How do I switch on or off accident insurance?

Via ‘insurance settings’ in your menu.
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