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What you need to know

On this page you will always find the latest information on the upcoming property tax reform. As we would like to keep you informed about the progress of the developments regarding the property tax reform, this page will be updated continuously.

The tax office will value your property for property tax purposes on the cut-off date of January 1, 2022. You will need to file a tax return for this purpose. The Tax Office Baden-Württemberg will ask you to do this during 2022.

The tax return must be filed electronically. If you already file other tax returns electronically, you can use your existing access data. Otherwise, we recommend that you register now via ELSTER. ELSTER stands for electronic tax return. This procedure allows you to submit your tax return to the tax office via the Internet. You can also find more information at

It is anticipated that filing your property tax return in ELS-TER will be available on July 1, 2022.

Please refrain from making enquiries with the Inland Revenue at this time, you will receive further information in due course. Thank you for your support.

You can find more detailed information in our FAQ. Or ask the tax chatbot, which is available 24/7.


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