Germany 2013/14 - family allowances
Date of publication: 2014
Students' parents receive a monthly family allowance of EUR 184 for the first two children, EUR 190 for the third
and EUR 215 for the fourth and more, and a lump sum tax relief (EUR 3 504 per annum, per child, per parent),
until students are 25 years old. The tax office checks in favour of the taxpayer whether the child benefit or the
deduction of the above mentioned allowances is more favourable.
Source: Eurydice, National Student Fee and Support Systems 2013/2014, 2015/2016, 2016/2017