Request for exemption from turnover tax Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

can be exempted from turnover tax: cultural institutions, such as museums, choirs, theatres, orchestras, soloists, conductors and general education and vocational training institutions, if they meet certain conditions.

Preconditions
A certificate from the competent state authority is required
The competent Land authority for the certificate for cultural institutions is the Senator for Culture, Altenwall 15/16, 28195 Bremen, E-mail: office@kultur.bremen.de Further information is available there. The request is not bound to any special form. The competent state authority for the certificate for general education and vocational training institutions is Senator for Children and Education, Breitenweg 8-12, 28195 Bremen, E-Mail: office@bildung.bremen.de You can obtain further information there. The application is not bound to any particular form. After the certificate has been issued, you must submit it to your local tax office in order to obtain tax exemption.