The new rules for withholding and paying of payroll taxes as of January 1, 2023
This article discusses all the rules regarding the obligations of the employer and the sick employee.
Proposed changes for 2023 with respect to corporate tax, salary requirements and taxation of dividends for director-major shareholders
Since January 1, 2020, a 7% additional taxable benefit applies to the bicycle that the employer makes available to the employee for private usage.
How can an employer reimburse the travel costs and the costs of working from home for the employees tax free and what else can be paid untaxed.
The Return-to-Work fund (“Werkhervattingskas or Whk”) is part of the employee insurance schemes. What is it and how is the premium calculated?
A higher payroll tax special rate is applied to all income in addition to the regular salary. What is it and how is it calculated?
Employer costs are the costs that an employer pays (in addition to the salary) for his employees.
In general an employee receives a payslip each month. But that is not always legally required.
Rules aroung work clothing with respect to wage tax, income tax and VAT
In the Netherlands we have the so called customary wage scheme which applies to director-major shareholders of a company.
In the wage tax declaration your employee indicates whether, and from what date, he wants to have the wage tax credit deducted.
Effective July 1, 2022, the statutory payment period of large companies to SMEs has been reduced from 60 days to 30 days.
If you start working in the Netherlands you will notice that your contract mentions a holiday allowance. But what is that, a holiday allowance, referred to as ‘Vakantiegeld’ in Dutch?
The employer can reimburse expenses occurred during a domestic or foreign business trip tax free based on the rate lists for civil servants.
Check whether the salary of a (foreign) employee using the 30% ruling meets the income standard of 2021. If this is not the case, the 30%-ruling will expire retroactive to January 1.
An employer can pay a tax free allowance to the employee to cover the costs of working from home.
A home internet subscription for which the employee must pay a personal contribution due to private use can fall under the targeted exemption.
This article explains how to register as an employer in the Netherlands and what information you will receive from the Dutch tax authorities.
A tax credit is a discount on the wage and income tax and/or premiums social security of an employee or person entitled to benefits. There are 8 tax credits.
Information about the tax rules around the reimbursements and benefits in kind for trips your employee makes for work. You will also find information about the provision of means of transport, public transport tickets and parking facilities.
As an employer you are obliged to check the identity of your employees. Before the employee enters employment, you check the original identification document.
A bookkeeper takes a lot of work off your hands, will take care of your tax obligations and provide you with tax advice.
Outsourcing your payroll administration mainly provides time, convenience, expertise, cost savings and risk limitation. You can opt for complete outsourcing of payroll administration, or for a hybrid solution, in which you do part yourself and outsource another part.
Although the system in the Netherlands seems flexible specific procedures must be followed. These procedures may require some time, so it is important that the right solution is chosen and that all required information is available on request. In this article we will explain some of the rules involved and our fees if you would like us to assist you.