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1. Is there any option to pay voluntary social security contribution for the balance 6.5 months?
2. If my employer says I have to return to my native country after 3 years (i.e., in august 2014) can I approach ABH on my own to get BE visa? If not, then if I have another job from another employer in Germany, then will that employment contract help?
OK, just to be clear :
1. Not changing employment, but I just pay social security contributions for 6.5 months voluntarily - from my own pocket. Is it possible?
2. Does that mean : In August 2014, I can approach ABH on my own and ask for BE visa even if I don't have another job? Will they ask for any letter from my current employer for change of visa?
My final question :
1. I used to get kindergeld till Jan 2013 when I was local employee. Now my company informed Familienkasse to stop kindergeld since I do not pay social security contributions anymore. But is this correct? Am I not eligible to get kindergeld now based on my 17.5 months social security contributions earlier?
2. How significant is experience certificate/service certificate in German employment market? If my employer does not issue me an experience letter in August 2014 if I do not return to my native country, then will it affect my employment chances in Germany with another new firm?
Maybe point 2 is different.
But point 1 is very much related to my initial visa query :
"I used to get kindergeld till Jan 2013 when I was local employee. Now my company informed Familienkasse to stop kindergeld since I do not pay social security contributions anymore. But is this correct? Am I not eligible to get kindergeld now based on my 17.5 months social security contributions earlier?"
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