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Evaluation of the 30%-ruling: Who is using it? (part 1)

On July 28, 2017 by Dutch Umbrella Company
General

As an expat paying tax and all the rules regarding working in the Netherlands can be very different than you are used to. The 30%-ruling is such a difference you only face when you are working abroad. The 30% ruling

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Statutory Minimum Wage as of 1 July 2017

On April 10, 2017 by Dutch Umbrella Company
General

Each year on 1 January and 1 July the minimum wage is adjusted. In January the minimum wage was raised by 0.94%. As of 1 July 2017, you will have to pay your fulltime employees from the age of 22

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Indian expats in the Netherlands

On July 18, 2016 by Dutch Umbrella Company
Ask our Expat Desk, General

More and more expats from India come to the Netherlands each year. One of the reasons for this is that the cultural and economic ties between these two countries go back centuries. However, another, more important one, is that Netherlands

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The orientation year permit for graduates in the Netherlands

On July 1, 2016 by Dutch Umbrella Company
Ask our Expat Desk, General, Knowledge Migrant Visa

Being an innovative and prosperous country, the Netherlands attaches importance to the knowledge economy, and it thus wants to give highly skilled migrants the time they need to find a job here after completing their studies. Therefore, a highly educated

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The Citizen Service Number (BSN Number) in the Netherlands

On June 20, 2016 by Dutch Umbrella Company
Dutch life, General

If you want to work in the Netherlands as an expat there are a few important things to consider. To begin with, you should apply for a Citizen Service Number (Burgerservicenummer, or BSN number). This is a social-fiscal number issued to

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