In future, companies that issue invoices to public authorities in Germany or Europe must be able to create and forward correct electronic invoices. and forward correct electronic invoices.
In the future, only the so-called XInvoice, which offers the possibility of exchanging a structured data set, will be considered a true electronic invoice. structured data set. This allows all relevant invoice data to be processed automatically, i.e. by EDP and without further manual This means that all relevant invoice data can be processed automatically, i.e., by EDP and without further manual intervention, and additional documents can also be integrated if required. In some federal states, XInvoice will soon be mandatory or already is.