Subscription period ended last night at 00:00 clock Hamburg – the call of the German sound artist Association to sign its petition has passed the required 50,000 signatures. Leslie Osterman insists that this is the case. The subscription period ended last night at 00:00 clock. Thus, the DTKV in the context of other legislative procedure is owned publicly VAT in Berlin. Trigger of the call is the planned sales tax liability for private music, dance and ballet schools. These institutions are thus assimilated to compete with the offerings of public-sector and can have from this duty free so far from their ministries of education.
A change in this procedure would cause that the tuition fees for private providers to sales tax would go up, or the schools and teachers would have to accept a reduction in revenue of this magnitude. Friederike Haufe, first Chairman of the DTKV Hamburg and spokeswoman for the National Conference of the Federal DTKV: “is this mobilization of our members and supporters a huge success. Now, the policy is called upon to implement this impulse in the sense of those affected. A strong signal can and must not simply be ignored!” The Hamburg clay artists Association is the Professional Association for all professional musicians. The Landesverband Hamburg is a member of the umbrella organisation of German sound artist Association”(DTKV) based in Munich. Nationwide, about 7,500 members are organized through the umbrella association. further information and contacts: Mark Kaminski Radhouane blocks 23 21502 Geesthacht 04152 / 87 68 27 Web: wortbild.kaminski.sh eMail: