Businesses in the Netherlands pay and withhold several types of tax. Employers withhold salaries tax and social insurance contributions from their employees' salaries. Companies pay corporation tax on their profits. Dividend tax is withheld from dividends (profits) distributed to shareholders. There are also several environmental taxes. Tax conventions have been signed with many countries to avoid the double taxation of international companies.
Taxation and businesses
Government to step up fight against tax avoidance with new withholding tax on dividend flows
29-05-2020 | 14:47
In 2024 the Dutch government is planning to introduce a new withholding tax on dividend flows to low tax jurisdictions. This will ...
Tax and Customs Administration to share information automatically to fight against international tax evasion
29-10-2014 | 16:38
Finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem signed a declaration today with 50 other countries, committing the signatories to exchange ...
Mr Weekers concludes agreement with US to tackle tax evasion and undeclared savings
18-12-2013 | 11:46
Mr Weekers, the State Secretary of Finance, has concluded an agreement with the United States today making possible an automatic ...