New registration form foreign businesses

The Dutch tax authorities have published a new registration form with which foreign entrepreneurs can register for VAT, corporate income tax and / or payroll taxes. The new form is called ‘Registration of a foreign business’. The tax authorities receive many different forms for the registration of foreign entrepreneurs, which means that processing these registrations…

UAE to stay on Dutch tax blacklist

14 countries remain on the Dutch black list of low-tax countries published on 30 December 2019 in the Government Gazette. The list is part of the country’s fight against tax avoidance and targets countries with a profit tax rate of less than 9%. Barbados and Turkmenistan have now been added whereas Belize, Kuwait, Qatar and…

Dutch blacklist of low-tax jurisdictions proposed for 2020 / Internetconsultation

Further to the Dutch measures implemented against tax avoidance, the Dutch State Secretary of Finance annually determines by ministerial regulation which states are designated as low-tax and / or non-cooperative (hereinafter: the Regulation) jurisdictions. Low-tax states are states without profit tax or with a statutory tax rate of less than 9%. Non-cooperative states are states…