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Dutch government tables national flight tax bill

The Dutch government wants to introduce a tax on air travel and transport on 1 January 2021. While its preference is for a ...

News item | 14-05-2019 | 12:30

Netherlands and Germany agree to work together on minimum tax rate

On Wednesday, State Secretary for Finance Menno Snel and Germany’s Federal Minister of Finance Olaf Scholz agreed in Berlin to ...

News item | 27-03-2019 | 16:15

Joint press release on the future of the group Air France-KLM

Bruno Le Maire, Minister of the Economy and Finance of France, and Wopke Hoekstra, minister of Finance of the Netherlands, met on ...

News item | 01-03-2019 | 11:36

Update: Dutch state acquires 14% of the shares in holding Air France-KLM

The Dutch state acquired a stake of 14.0% in holding company Air France-KLM on Wednesday 27 February 2019. The purchase of shares ...

News item | 27-02-2019 | 20:35

The Dutch state acquires 12.68% of the shares in Air France-KLM

The Dutch State has acquired a 12.68% direct interest in airline Air France-KLM S.A. through the purchase of shares. The ...

News item | 26-02-2019 | 20:07

Netherlands publishes own list of low-tax jurisdictions in fight against tax avoidance

The Netherlands has drawn up new list of 21 low-tax jurisdictions to help implement new measures to combat tax avoidance. The ...

News item | 28-12-2018 | 07:00

Penalty orders issued by public prosecutors now integral part of criminal justice system

For common offences such as drink-driving, shoplifting, vandalism and breach of the peace, penalty orders issued by public ...

News item | 20-12-2018 | 15:30

Stricter requirements for issuing rulings

Stricter requirements are being introduced for the issue of international tax rulings. The Tax and Customs Administration will ...

News item | 22-11-2018 | 14:38

Minister Hoekstra to meet with Ministers Centeno, Le Maire and Scholz

On 21 November Eurogroup President Mário Centeno will travel to The Hague to meet with Minister of Finance Wopke Hoekstra. The ...

News item | 16-11-2018 | 15:25

Cabinet tackles 22 billion euro in tax avoidance using withholding tax

As of 2021, the Cabinet will apply withholding tax on interest and royalties in a highly targeted approach to tackle money flows ...

News item | 06-11-2018 | 11:46