Fiscal Retirement Reserve in the Netherlands

The fiscal old-age reserve (FOR) is a scheme for entrepreneurs in the Netherlands to save for later (max. 9.44% per year). Please note: there are plans to abolish the FOR in 2023.

File your Dutch VAT return for the 1st quarter 2022

Time to file your VAT return for the 1st quarter of 2022. In this tax return, you state all the VAT you received and paid (input tax). In this article, we’ll tell you more about the VAT return.

How to optimally invest in your Dutch business?

Are you going to invest in your Dutch business? Plan this well to get the most of the tax benefits for entrepreneurs in the Netherlands. We are happy to help!

Self-employed deduction in the Netherlands

The reduction of the self-employed deduction affects the tax benefit for self-employed people (zzp’ers) in the Netherlands. Do you want help with the Dutch income tax as an entrepreneur? We are happy to help!

Union scheme: VAT rules for e-commerce

Do you, as entrepreneur in the Netherlands, deliver products in other EU countries via your webshop? You can pay the foreign VAT in the Netherlands via the Union scheme (One Stop Shop, OSS).

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How to reclaim VAT on solar panels

Did you purchase solar panels as an individual? Good news: you can reclaim the VAT you paid on this! You have to file a VAT return for this. Here, you can read how it works.

Time to file your last VAT return of 2021!

January is VAT month again. In your last VAT return of 2021 (quarter 4), you have to make VAT corrections if you also use business expenses for private purposes.

Discontinuation profit: ending your business

When your company is worth more than its book value (e.g., through goodwill or reserves), you have to deal with discontinuation profit and pay income tax on this.

Starting your business in the Netherlands

Starting your business in the Netherlands? Make sure to meet the conditions to stay here, choose the right legal form, and register with the KVK. We made a checklist to help you!

Sole proprietorship or limited company (bv)

Choosing a legal form: one of the first decisions you have to make. Are you going for a sole proprietorship or a BV? Find out in this article which legal form suits your company best.