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Which documents belong to the business plan?

Note which details belong in the appendix of a business plan and which in the main part. Avoid repetitions. Be sure to attach those documents to your business plan that are necessary for understanding your business idea:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • certificates
  • qualifications
  • articles of association for team start-ups
  • copy of the business registration or the tax registration (freelancer)
  • permits such as operating permits, concessions, approbation document, etc.
  • expert opinion of a competent body
  • annual financial statements, e.g. for company takeovers and expansions
  • franchise contracts for franchise start-ups
  • tax office recognition of a freelance activity