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6 December 2019

Spotzer winner of the Customer and Market engagement award

WARSAW: Europe's 20 best businesses were named last night in the Gala Final of the 2019 European Business Awards, at an event sponsored by RSM, after being chosen from over 150,000 companies from 33 countries. The exclusive event saw around 500...
21 November 2019

Increase in administrative burden due to new documentation requirement

A new legislative proposal has recently been adopted by the Dutch government. The proposal sets out the implementation of the EU Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive 2 (ATAD 2) in the national tax legislation, and includes anti-hybrid provisions.
Foto van man wijzend naar illustratie van een portemonnee en rekenmachine
4 November 2019

Are you ready for the Fifth Anniversary celebration of the WKR?

The Work-related costs scheme (WKR) became compulsory for all employers on 1 January 2015. The idea behind the WKR is simple. All reimbursements and benefits in kind to your employee are considered wages and are, in principle, taxable.
23 September 2019

Budget Day Special - 2020 Tax Plan

This Budget Day Special outlines important proposals in the 2020 Tax Plan and additional legislative proposals. his special is divided into the following topics: 
19 September 2019

The WAB: what you need to know before 1-1-2020

The Balanced Labour Market Act (WAB) contains the details of the measures already announced in the Coalition Agreement. The government is of the opinion that the labour market is out of balance. Research shows that employers do not choose between...
16 September 2019

New VAT legislation as of 1 January 2020

VAT Action plan and Quick Fixes
2 August 2019

As of 1 January 2020, differentiated unemployment insurance contribution depending on type of employment contract

A regulation was published in the Dutch Government Gazette (Staatscourant])on 15 July 2019 stating that as of 1 January 2020 the unemployment insurance contribution (WW-premie) will be differentiated according to the nature of someone’s employment...
19 July 2019

Dutch legislative proposal ATAD 2

On July 2, 2019 the Dutch State Secretary of Finance has published a legislative proposal on the implementation of the second EU Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive as agreed upon in May 2017 (“ATAD 2”). The legislative proposal includes measures that...
18 July 2019

Over 270,000 owners of family businesses risk losing privacy

As of 2020, companies and legal persons will be required to register their (in)direct owners. Pending legislation, this is when the UBO register will come into force in the Netherlands. The UBO register will have a great impact on the privacy of...
11 July 2019

Reclaim your EU VAT

Has your business in the EU incurred VAT from other EU member states in 2018 than the member state in which it is established? If that is the case, you may be eligible to recover this VAT by applying for a special VAT refund. One of the conditions...
26 April 2019

Will GILTI save the CV/BV structure until 1 January 2022?

On 29 May 2017, the Council of the European Union adopted the proposal of the European Commission with regard to the second anti-tax avoidance directive ('ATAD 2').

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