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E-Invoice - digital invoice processing
As of February 2019, the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (MPG) introduces processing of electronic invoices. Starting with the MPG’s General Administration, all institutes will make this change. Here you will find information, at what time each Max-Planck-Institute will make the switch towards reception of digital invoices.
Equivalency Determination Certificate
Equivalency Determination (ED) was developed for the Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science. ("Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science") with NGOsource (United States of America).
Supplementary Contractual Terms
The following terms and conditions apply to all contracts for services to be concluded by the facilities of the Max Planck Society, in particular to service, purchase and work contracts as well as to contracts for the delivery of movable objects to be manufactured or produced.