Current Entrepreneurs

The Landesverband informed & grounds Rheinland: your own roof for energy use. This decision is always popular during the turn of the power, although many laws and regulations make this investment to a science. Intensive planning, the effort pays off. House & basic Rheinland informed about the most important provisions. The solar energy is used not only for local consumption. The surplus is fed into the public grid. Solar power generation thereby legally constitutes an entrepreneurial activity.

A business registration is typically, but not necessary. Because here the financial offices decide not uniform and there is commercial and not to finance, the local office will help here. Rejects the community such a business registration as bagatelle”that should be reported to the business directly with the competent tax office. The IRS treats the house owner as a trader. This caused many advantages but also some disadvantages. Must be a business registration, has This private consequences: consumer rights be partially restricted, a Chamber of Commerce registration is compulsory or in a later independent work programmes can no longer be used for entrepreneur.

Trade tax levied only, the system should generate a profit of more than 24,500 euros per year. Even in systems, this value is not achieved with excellence. Is 2011 a system ordered, but until 2012 installed, you can already this year 40 percent of the purchase price as an anticipated operating expense tax claimed, even though payment is made until 2012″, explains the Director of House & basic Rheinland, Erik Uwe Amaya. So, a loss that you can steuersparend charge arises under certain circumstances. However, this applies only if no more than 10 percent of the generated current is used in the first two years. The IRS only recognizes a business expense deduction. According to the renewable energies Act (EEG), the operator receives a statutory fixed feed tariff. This is set in the year of commissioning for 20 years. The remuneration rates for new installations are however further reduced in the coming years, so a quick decision is worth this money,”the Chairman of House & basic Rheinland, Prof. Dr. Peter explains Rasche. Tags in connection with the installation of the solar system on the roof can as operating expenses also are deductible, as the ongoing operating expenses (insurance, maintenance, interest, depreciation and amortization). The revenue from the power supply and also the captive as revenue must be entered in the return tax. Even in personal use of solar energy, to get money. In a plant size up to 30 kW without consumption obtained 28,74 CT / kWh 2011. For self use 30 percent electricity up to 12,36 CT / kWh, over 30 percent 16,74 CT / kWh. The purchase price for the photovoltaic system can be depreciated over 20 years spread.