‘Pointless paperwork’ or necessary? Mixed views over Germany’s new ‘receipt obligation’

‘Pointless paperwork’ or necessary? Mixed views over Germany’s new ‘receipt obligation’

When you’re buying morning rolls, bratwurst or ice-cream it’s unusual to be offered a receipt. But under a new law, retailers in Germany have to do this. There's been a mixed reaction so far.

Explained: Why shops in Germany will soon be forced to give you a receipt

Explained: Why shops in Germany will soon be forced to give you a receipt

Seven maps that help explain Bavaria
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Seven maps that help explain Bavaria

British in Bavaria: The seven classroom culture shocks of teaching at a German school
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British in Bavaria: The seven classroom culture shocks of teaching at a German school

The complete guide to opening a bank account in Germany
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The complete guide to opening a bank account in Germany

The ultimate guide to living on a budget in Munich
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The ultimate guide to living on a budget in Munich

South Africans in Germany: How many are there and where do they live?
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South Africans in Germany: How many are there and where do they live?

An A-Z guide of my time in Germany
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An A-Z guide of my time in Germany

A guide to Berlin’s hidden swimming spots – from the woman who wrote the book on it
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A guide to Berlin’s hidden swimming spots – from the woman who wrote the book on it

Everything that changes in Germany in July 2020
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Everything that changes in Germany in July 2020

10 things you need to know about Germany’s new law to attract skilled foreign workers
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10 things you need to know about Germany’s new law to attract skilled foreign workers

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