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Technical requirements for the use of eBilanz-Online

The following requirements must be fulfilled to use the application:

  • Current Internet Browser with activated JavaScript
    The following versions are supported: Internet Explorer from version 10, Mozilla Firefox from version 30, Google Chrome from version 30.
  • Elster-software-certificate (ElsterBasis)
    The software certificate is required for authentication toward tax authorities before transmitting the E-Balance. The use of ElsterSpezial-security sticks or ElsterPlus-signature cards is not possible. For further information please click here.
  • Microsoft Excel
    Excel-files from version MS Excel 2000 may be used for importing data. To view exported Excel-files MS Excel from version 2003 onwards is required.
  • Adobe Reader or an alternative pdf-reader
    To view pdf-files generated by eBilanz-Online the Adobe Reader from version 9.0 or an alternatives programme is required. The Adobe may be downloaded here.

Current Changes

The following functions and features are available with Update in July 2019
  • Taxonomy 6.2
    Taxonomies of version 6.2 can be used both for submission to the tax authorities and for the preparation of the disclosure file.

    For transfers to credit institutions, the availability check under “Extra” in the administration menu informs you whether the desired bank can already receive version 6.2.
  • Digital Financial Report (DiFin) – EÜR taxonomy 1.1
    As part of the Digital Financial Report (DiFin) the EÜR taxonomy is available to users. With the EÜR taxonomy 1.1 it is possible to submit reports based on cash method of accounting reports to participating financial service providers.
    For transfers to credit institutions, the availability check under “Extra” in the administration menu informs you whether the desired bank can already receive version 1.1.
  • Mapping
    The account assignment (mapping) of standard account frames 03 and 04 to taxonomy 6.2 and EÜR taxonomy 1.1 has been defined.

 

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(Local) installation of eBilanz-Online on your PC or server

In case your internal policies do not allow the use of eBilanz-Online as a web-application hosted on third-party-servers, we offer the option to install the software locally on your PC or server.

  • Absolute control over your data
  • No storage of data (even not temporary) on servers of Bundesanzeiger Verlag GmbH
  • Direct transmission of data from your PC or server to the Elster-servers
  • Technical requirements (may increase depending on the usage of the system):
    Windows- or Linux-PC or -server
    from 3GB free RAM
    from 10GB free hard disk storage
  • Option for in-house training of your employees
  • If you are interested in a non-binding offer, please send an email to service@bundesanzeiger.de

Do you have anymore questions? Then call us for free on: 0800 – 1 23 43 36