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Income tax Netherlands

If you receive income from the Netherlands you will likely have to declare this in an income tax return. A lot of expats however, file their taxes and miss tax refund opportunities. Perhaps as an expat, you are struggling to negotiate with the Dutch Tax Office and you would like to set up a strategic plan for taxes in the Netherlands and abroad to minimise the income tax consequences in the Netherlands. Perhaps you haven’t received an invitation to file your taxes, yet you might need to: contact us here about income tax Netherlands.

Income tax Netherlands

When is it recommendable to hire a Dutch tax consultant? 

  • If you have moved to the Netherlands and don’t want to miss out on tax deductions;
  • If you live in the Netherlands and have assets abroad; 
  • If you have income from the Netherlands but moved to a different country last year;
  • If you need mortgage relief and want to request a provisional refund;
  • If you want to make sure your tax return is being optimised and no exemptions are being missed;
  • If you move from the Netherlands and are planning to keep your Dutch property.

Your situation

In the situations mentioned above it is wise to let an international tax advisor have a look at your situation. We can look after your tax returns and advise you on the possibilities according to the Dutch tax system and treaty tax rules. For advice regarding the national tax system of another country, a local advisor will have to be consulted, who knows all the ins and outs of this. We are in possession of a vast, international network of advisors. We are happy to file your Dutch income tax return and help you to understand the tax implications.

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How can we help you?

Suurmond Tax Consultants has been advising expats and individuals for more than 35 years. After contacting us it will become clear whether we are the right party to help you. 

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 with all the elements included on which you need advice and guidance. 

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

The importance of hiring an international tax advisor 

If you receive income from the Netherlands, you will want to know for certain that what you are doing is done correctly, as you must be compliant. The Tax Office has the authority to impose high penalties when your financial matters are not organized and accurately presented. 

At our office you can be certain that you will be supported by experienced advisors and  who will provide you with relevant tax advice.

You will be able to rest assured that there are no unpaid taxes. No tax obligations will be overlooked and you will become aware of your tax responsibilities and the impacts of certain actions on your tax. In the most diverse circumstances we are committed to providing complete tax advice. 

Are you a non-resident taxpayer and wondering if you are obliged to still file a tax return? Read more here


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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


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