Make sure your M form is filed correctly and tax efficient. Mistakes are easily made and can unnecessary cost you a lot of money. Take a step in the right direction and contact us now.
What is the migration form?
For the year in which you move into, or out of the Netherlands, in other words register or deregister at the town hall, you will need to file a Migration tax return.
The migration tax return is a complicated form because it consists of a domestic/resident period and a non-domestic/non-resident period. A mistake is very easily made. Read these three considerations to decide if you should file the M form yourself or outsource filing one. We are here to help you out and file your migration tax return correctly and without losing money to the tax office.
How do I get this form?
In most cases you will automatically receive an M form on your new address in the Netherlands or abroad. If you emigrate make sure to notify the Dutch tax office and give them your new address.
In case you do not automatically receive the form you can request one at the Belastingdienst Buitenland in Heerlen.
If you are not sure if you need to file an M form in your situation or how to file one you can contact us and let us take a look at your migration tax return situation. Often there are additional refund opportunities in a migration year.
After filing the migration form it will easily take 6 months or longer before you receive an assessment from the Dutch Tax authorities.
What is the deadline for filing?
The deadline for filing is usually July 1st of the following year. If you file the M form yourself this needs to be done on paper. As a tax advisor we can file the migration tax return digitally. If you have requested a migration form yourself the deadline is communicated in the accompanying letter.
5 tips for filing an M form
Filing an M form asks for precision. A mistake is easily made and can have unfortunate consequences. In this article you can read five tips.
If you want to save yourself some time, worries and money you can contact us for advice and/or filing the migration form for you.