Are you an international entrepreneur launching your business in the Netherlands? Understanding taxation rules is of utmost importance. Navigating the Dutch tax system is vital for compliance, financial optimization, and establishing a solid foundation for growth.

The tax system plays a crucial role in a company’s choice of country of incorporation, and the Dutch government acknowledges this importance. Therefore, the government ensures that the tax system does not act counterproductively to companies wishing to establish themselves in the Netherlands. Additionally, the Netherlands has entered into tax treaties with numerous other countries to prevent double taxation.

In this website, we aim to simplify the complexities of taxes for international entrepreneurs in the Netherlands. We have written various blogposts about the different taxes in the Netherlands. In these blogposts we have provided a concise overview to empower you in making informed decisions, unravel the intricacies of the Dutch tax landscape, and unlock opportunities for your entrepreneurial journey.

If you are an entrepeneur you need to keep these taxes in mind;

Businesses are subject to distinct tax requirements compared to individuals. The specific taxes applicable to your enterprise depend on the nature of your operations and the legal structure of your company.

Different rules apply to service providers compared to entrepreneurs engaged in buying and selling products. Additionally, sole proprietorships have varying regulations and opportunities compared to corporations.

There is one rule that all entrepreneurs have to oblige: the requirement to maintain accurate accounting records and fulfill tax obligations. Timely payment of taxes is crucial to avoid potential penalties.

AXP Advisors

AXP Advisors is here to assist you with these matters and can provide guidance in adhering to legal requirements and maintaining proper bookkeeping. Kees Schilperoord is our expert. He is well-versed in tax regulations and can help ensure compliance. If you have any questions or concerns regarding taxes, please don’t hesitate to contact him at +31 (0)85 48 54 500 or

AXP Advisors is available to provide support and help you navigate the complexities of taxation.

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