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Top 10 year-end tips for entrepreneurs

Top 10 year-end tips for entrepreneurs

4 december 2019 | Jasper Gorter

Which financial moves can you - as an entrepreneur or DGA - still make before 1 January 2020 so that you end the year in the smartest possible way? Check out these ten different tips.

Mandatory UBO registration in the Netherlands is fast approaching

Mandatory UBO registration in the Netherlands is fast approaching

4 december 2019 | Joost Blom

As of 1 January 2020, all companies and almost all other organisations based in the Netherlands must now register their so-called UBOs in this trade register. Read more on this.

Proposed legislation on Dutch withholding tax on interest and royalty payments as from 2021

Proposed legislation on Dutch withholding tax on interest and royalty payments as from 2021

4 december 2019 | Barry Scheer

The Dutch government proposes a conditional withholding tax on interest and royalty payments by 2021 to low-tax jurisdictions and in abusive situations. Read more.

Large investment in renewed Dutch innovation policy

Large investment in renewed Dutch innovation policy

2 december 2019 | Jorian Blom

Dutch companies, knowledge institutions and governments will jointly invest €4.9 billion in 2020 in the government's renewed top sector and innovation policy.

Partners of newly born may not work for six weeks, as of July 2020.

Partners of newly born may not work for six weeks, as of July 2020.

2 december 2019 | Niels Woudstra

At the birth of the child, this partner was already absent for a week from 2019 due to the birth leave. As of July 2020, this father has the option of taking another five weeks.

No right to 30% ruling after a study / internship in the Netherlands

No right to 30% ruling after a study / internship in the Netherlands

26th of september 2019 | Barry Scheer

Foreign students that lived in the Netherlands for more than eight months, cannot claim the 30% ruling facility.

Dutch company emigrates with shareholder

Dutch company emigrates with shareholder

26th of september 2019 | Barry Scheer

If a Dutch shareholder is actually in charge of a Dutch company, emigration results in change of domicile of the company.

Travel days count as foreign working days

Travel days count as foreign working days

26th of september 2019 | Barry Scheer

If the Dutch tax authorities have to reduce the tax payable on salary, travel days also count as working days abroad.