NEW: no interest on tax deferrals

The deadline for payment of taxes can be postponed until 30 September 2020 (deferment), and payment by instalments may be applied for until 30 September 2020. Interest will not be applied, of course.
A time of crisis must not become a time of bureaucracy – which is why the tax administration attaches great importance to flexible and accommodating solutions.

Applications can be submitted via FinanzOnline (payment facility), by post to the responsible tax office or, alternatively, by sending the online form by email to

You can find more information by clicking on this link: Coronavirus-help