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Photovoltaic Funding, Finance & TaxFor a photovoltaic system for a normal family home you have to calculate a five-figure amount.
The cost of this amount to around 20,000 euros, which only a few homeowners have left.
Even if you have this amount available, it is often cheaper to take out a financing than to pay the photovoltaic system in cash.
As a rule, the private investments are financed with the help of a loan. The feed-in tariff via the Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) is defined by the legislator and many lenders see this as sufficient security. Many banks even offer 100 percent financing, even without equity.
The Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau, or KfW for short, even offers particularly attractive subsidies for photovoltaics, which are offered at low interest rates. This low-interest KfW loan has been in existence since 1999 and is supported by federal funds through the 100,000 roofs program.
Promotion with cheap credit
For the photovoltaic financing as promotion particularly favorable loans are offered, which one should use in any case. However, one must also disclose his finances for such a loan. Will only be a smaller one
Loan sum required, the bank is satisfied as security mostly with the assignment of the feed-in tariff.
More collateral and, above all, a very good credit rating require the banks for larger investments, which accordingly
also need a larger credit line.
It may as well happen that a land register entry is required by the respective lender as collateral for the financing. Also, the federal states offer even more funding, after which you should definitely inquire.
The taxes for photovoltaic
Even as a private plant operator, taxes are due on the operation of the photovoltaic system. The responsible tax office must be informed about the operation of the facility. Subsequently, the private operator of the system receives a registration form, which must be completed. In it, the key data of the business of photovoltaic power generation must be specified and returned to the tax office.
Although it is possible to dispense with VAT exemption for small businesses, it would be better to choose VAT. Mostly, the VAT returns are submitted to the tax office each month, but you can also arrange a quarterly tax.
The plant operator has to submit an annual turnover tax return at the end of the year. In the case of the income tax return, the GSE and EÜR investments must be submitted in addition.