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Found a GmbH or register as Self-Employed?

How to choose between a GmbH or Self-Employed status in Austria Still unsure whether you should choose to found a GmbH (Limited Liability Company or ‘LLC’) or register as self-employed, then this blog is for you. 7 reasons a GmbH might be your best choice. In this...

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How to register as self-employed in Austria?

How to register as self-employed in Austria?  Unlike other countries where one can be a freelancer without going through any formalities, Austria requires a specific registration.  The reason for that is the broad definition of who is considered an...

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Is there a “right” legal form for my idea? 

Yes, there is! Don’t look so surprised, some questions are easy to answer! If you want to learn how I know this, keep reading. Although it may seem that there are a lot of options to choose from when you have an idea, there really aren’t. The suitable legal form...

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How can my friend and I go into business together? 

You know what they say: “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together”. Having a co-founder is great for many reasons and it is no wonder that so many of us want to start a business with a friend.  Not only you will have a different,...

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Can I call myself a coach in Austria?

One of the trendiest occupations or a calling, even, is being a coach. So, it is no wonder that I get asked the “Can I call myself a coach in Austria?” question A LOT.   As some of you know, I explicitly work with foreigners who have found themselves at home...

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