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Corporate tax

Wanting to start a company in the Netherlands? Or perhaps you are looking for advice on how to arrange your business’ affairs so as to avoid tax fines, not to mention gaining maximum tax benefit. Whether you are looking for an accountant to file your VAT returns or other business advice, we are pleased to help you. The current corporate Income tax rate is 19% for a taxable profit up to € 200.000. For a profit above € 200.000 the rate is 25,8%.

Corporate clients 

When is it recommendable to hire a Dutch tax advisor?

  • When you would like to start a company in the Netherlands;
  • When you have started a company but want to make sure you are meeting legal obligations;
  • If you need help with the quarterly VAT returns;
  • If you are looking into moving your business from your country to the Netherlands; 
  • If you want to know how to structure your business in the most tax efficient way.

Our expertise

Our expertise regarding international corporate tax advice can help you make the right choice. We will not only help you with the demands of running a business, but will help you to obtain financial insight in your business as well. Perhaps when you move out of the Netherlands you want to know what to do with you business in the Netherlands. In these situations and when changes occur, we, as corporate tax advisors, offer professional advice. 

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Your situation

What the possibilities are for yourself and your business, depends on the circumstances.

There are a lot of different business structures to choose from in the Netherlands. Perhaps you are contemplating moving to the Netherlands and you run a company in your native country. It may be beneficial to set up a B.V. in the Netherlands as you could qualify for the 30%-ruling. Or if your business has employees, you will need to set up a payroll administration. 

As you can see, there are a lot of aspects to take into account and it isn’t hard to overlook something important. 

Your business guided by Suurmond Tax consultants 

Suurmond Tax Consultants has been advising entrepeneurs and freelancers for over 35 years. After contacting us it will become clear whether we are the right party to help you and your business.

In a contactform or an e-mail you can explain your situation and ask us any questions you may have. Your situations will be looked at by one of our advisors. On the basis of this, the tax advisor will come back to you for further details. Our hourly rate ranges from €195 to €285 excl. 21% VAT.

If you agree, then the advisor will look at the different aspects which apply to your situation and which elements are important to work on.

Then a proposal is made based on your circumstances. For example, when it is required to set up a Dutch B.V. Perhaps you wish to outsource all your financials to our office. Then we can advise you on a specific part of it. 

After this, we will update you on the number of hours which we expect will be required. It is not always easy to make an accurate estimate as we are dependant on information and details from your side as well. In addition, how your case will proceed depends on the response of the tax inspector to our viewpoint. If required, a consultation can be set up online or at our office. 


“Sander and his team have helped my UK-based software company to set up the required mechanisms to employ people in the Netherlands, and provided ongoing support on a range of tax-related questions. I’ve been continuously impressed by the knowledge, efficiency and responsiveness of him and his team”

– Laura-


“J.C. Suurmond are our family tax advisors for over 3 years now. Very professional and detail-oriented. I would recommend these belansting advisors to anyone new to the taxation system in the Netherlands.”

– Family K. Kochetkova & G. Arora –


“Thank you Sander for your excellent advice over the last 5 years, you made the taxation issues for me as an expat a much easier process than I was expecting, my experience of living in the Netherlands but working for a UK company might have been very different if not impossible were it not for you!”

– Louise Davies –

Who are Suurmond Tax Consultants

Since 1986 expat and business tax advice in relation to the Netherlands is one of our areas if expertise we provide to our individual and/ or business clients.

In addition, we can also assist in a variety of other cross-border situations. We will ensure you are compliant as well and that you pay no more tax than needed. Examples include advising clients as to starting a business in The Netherlands, accounting, property tax, and amnesty ruling. We file all types of  tax returns and specialise for example in the 30% ruling and 183-days rule consequences. The value we can add with our fiscal advice, is a key focus point to us. Also, what should not be overlooked, is the fact that a correct tax return will prevent future issues and penalties. This is essential when moving to a new country, or when setting up a business in a new country. 

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J.C. Suurmond & zn. Tax Consultants
Zwarte Zee 100
3144 DE Maassluis
T: +31 (0)10-3033701


General information

CoC register: 27224918
VAT: NL 8016.36.668.B.01