The Netherlands is an attractive country to start a business. Historically, the Netherlands is a nation of traders. The Dutch government encourages entrepreneurs with a competitive Dutch tax regime. The Netherlands has one of the most extensive tax treaty networks in the EU, based on agreements with over 90 countries that prevent double taxation on income.
This results in:
- No need for permanent establishment
- No double income/wage taxes
- No double social securities
- Special 30% ruling for expats
Payroll in the Netherlands
Although the tax regime offers entrepreneurs various attractive possibilities, payroll procedures in the Netherlands are quite the challenge. The wage tax in the Netherlands, serviced through the payroll, is regarded a pre-tax for income tax, with many different kinds of local legislation.
When you start with employment in the Netherlands, Arvode can inform and help you with the possibilities and options. We can help you obtain a Wage Tax Number and offer you our excellent payment service.