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(S+) Fictitious self-employment: Why thousands of self-employed people are threatened with additional social security payments

2022-08-04T08:24:33.475Z

Thousands of self-employed people are in fact dependently employed – without knowing it. Some have to make horrendous additional payments to social security, sometimes more than 100,000 euros. A lawyer explains who is affected.



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Not so easy to keep track of things: A judgment by the Federal Social Court raises the question of whether you are self-employed or not

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