20 March 2019
Fiscal and budgetary policy
Benchmark figures for the 2020 federal budget and the financial plan to 2023
On 20 March 2019, the federal cabinet adopted the benchmark figures for the 2020 federal budget and the financial plan to 2023. The financial planning implements all of the German government’s priorities, ensuring record investments in measures to boost social cohesion and promote a modern Germany with up-to-date digital infrastructure. This will all be achieved without incurring new debt.