Bank Account

Everything you need to know about Kontist's bank accounts for freelancers.

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Written by Daniela, Mimi, and Philipp
General

How can I upgrade from Kontist Free to Kontist Premium?

Free – Premium – Plans – Upgrade
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How do I send my data to DATEV?

DATEV – MT940 – Statements
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Do you provide an annual tax certification?

Tax certification
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Where can I see the invoices of my account fees?

Fees – Invoices – Cost deduction
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Can I download several bank statements at the same time?

bank statement – account statements – download – data export
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How do I import a CSV file in DATEV?

CSV – DATEV – data import – data export
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What is Kontist Duo?

Duo – Premium – lexoffice – integration
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Is Kontist a bank?

banking license – licensed bank – European Deposit Protection Scheme – Solarisbank
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Is my money safe with Kontist?

Security – Deposit Protection Scheme
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What is Solarisbank AG?

Solarisbank – banking license
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Do the T&C of solarisBank apply?

Terms&Conditions – T&C – solarisBank
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Do you offer an account switching service?

How can I switch my direct debits and standing orders to Kontist?
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How much does Kontist cost?

pricing – plans – cost
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Is there a web-app / desktop version of Kontist?

web app – desktop app – online banking – multi-platform
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Where do I find my IBAN and BIC?

IBAN – BIC – Account number
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Does my account have a German IBAN?

account – German IBAN
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What is my bank account number and bank code?

bank account – bank account number – bank code
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What is my bank account number and bank code?

bank account – bank account number – bank code
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Are there any credit checks (e.g. Schufa) when opening a Kontist account?

account – Schufa – credit report
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Why do I have to enter my personal tax identification number?

account – personal tax ID
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Which tax ID number do I need to open a Kontist account?

account – personal tax identification number
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Where do I find my 11-digit personal tax ID number?

account – personal tax ID number unknown
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I don’t have my 11-digit personal tax ID number available. Can I still open a Kontist account?

account – opening an account without tax ID
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Can I deposit cash into my Kontist account?

account – cash payments
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Can I go into overdraft and overdraw my Kontist account?

account – overdrafts
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Can I have multiple bank accounts at Kontist?

account – second account – multiple accounts
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Can I create sub-accounts at Kontist?

account – sub-account
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Can I give others access to my Kontist account or have joint accounts?

account – power of attorney – joint accounts
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How can I download bank statements / accounting statements?

account – bank statements – account statements
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Can I export bank statements as .csv file?

account – export bank statements
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How do I get a transfer confirmation of my bank transfer?

Confirmation of bank transfer – transfer voucher – proof of payment
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How do I connect my Kontist account with an accounting software? Is there a HBCI port?

account – connecting with accounting system – HBCI
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What’s my security token and how do I get it?

account – security token
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How can I change my phone number?

change phone number – new number
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How do I change my email address?

change email address – change address – change personal date
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How do I change my personal data?

change email address – change address – change personal date
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How can I delete my data?

data - deletion - GDPR
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How do I close my Kontist account?

account – closing account
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Transfers

Can I use Sofortüberweisung with Kontist?

Sofortüberweisung – Sofort – Online Payment
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Can I do foreign bank transfers and what does it cost?

account – foreign money transfer
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Can I do foreign bank transfers outside SEPA?

account - foreign bank transfer – non-SEPA
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Which countries are part of SEPA?

account – SEPA
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How do I set up a standing order/timed transfer?

account – Standing order – Timed Transfer
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How long does a bank transfer take?

account – duration of bank transfer
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How can I recall a transfer?

account – transfers – recall
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Can I send and receive bank transfers in foreign currencies?

account – foreign bank transfers
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Where do I find the TAN for transfers?

account – TAN – 2-factor-authentification
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Why do I get an error message when making a transfer?

account – error message while bank transfer
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My money transfer doesn’t arrive at the recipient, what can I do?

account – bank transfer doesn’t arrive
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I mistyped the TAN, how can I correct?

account – TAN correction
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