In order to retrieve an advanced VAT return choose said evaluation method and set the following options. The options that have to be set are the economy year, the quarter, the month and the timeframe of the entries that should be evaluated. In case of the advanced VAT return you have the option to select the file format it should be downloaded as. If you choose the PDF option and click DOWNLOAD the advanced VAT return will be retrieved in the selected file format. You have insight into the tax numbers, the tax office, the selected timeframe and the data that was set when the entries were created. Of course the tax payable as well as the credit note is listed at the end of the document.
In order to send the advanced VAT return to the tax office without any complication, choose the XML file option and hit DOWNLOAD. Now the created XML file can be submitted via FinanzOnline.