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The Apple Case – Can You Sell What You Don’t Own?

13 september 2020 - Theo

Kluwer International Tax Blog With the General’s Court ruling on July 15, 2020, a first step has been taken in the question whether the Irish government has provided Apple with State Aid. So far, the General Court has ruled that the Commission has not been…

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Nationale belastingaanslagen kansrijker na winst Apple bij Europese rechter

11 augustus 2020 - Theo

FD 30 juli door: Laurens Berentsen, Amsterdam Apple is in het gelijk gesteld door het Europees Gerechtshof dat het geen verboden staatssteun van Ierland heeft ontvangen. Maar het vonnis biedt nationale overheden wel kansen om alsnog belasting op te leggen aan het Amerikaanse technologiebedrijf. Want…

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Merry Christmas and all the best for 2020

22 december 2019 - Bas, Pepijn, Steven, Theo

From all from us at TaxDirector A merry christmas and all the best for 2020

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Gerechtshof fluit Franse investeerder terug om fiscale truc bij Hunkemöller

20 mei 2019 - Theo

De Franse investeringsmaatschappij PAI Partners heeft bij de overname van lingerieketen Hunkemöller het recht misbruikt. De Fransen zetten een financiële constructie op met als enige doel geen belasting te betalen. Dat oordeelt het gerechtshof Amsterdam. De Franse investeringsmaatschappij PAI kocht Hunkemöller in 2011. De aandeelhouderslening die…

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Steven van der Werff

Steven van der Werff joins TaxDirector

9 januari 2019 - Bas, Pepijn, Steven, Theo

We are excited to let you know that Steven van der Werff has decided to join TaxDirector Steven provides both tax advice and tax management services in the field of Global Mobility. Steven is a seasoned tax expert with more than 20 years experience in…

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sharing the costs for centralized services; next steps!

Sharing the costs for centralized services; next steps!

20 november 2018 - Theo

Making sure that you split the bill after an evening out with friends has been made quite easy with payment apps. However, how does this work with large multinational enterprises (MNE’s) who essentially exist because they run a centralized model? How do they charge out…

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money handling and vat

Money handling and VAT

14 maart 2018 - Bas

In the Netherlands it is very common to pay ‘contactless’ with your debit card in almost any shop. In fact, many people are so used to it that they don’t even remember their PIN anymore, as they never have to use it. And less and…

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virtual vat reality

Virtual VAT reality

18 december 2017 - Bas

My 13-year old daughter is very active on Instagram, musica.ly and other similar ‘apps’, sharing her food pictures and shuffle dances with her friends and the rest of the world. And I find that sometimes difficult to deal with. How much is she allowed to…

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momentum on transfer pricing is building; value creation is the key

Momentum on Transfer Pricing is building; value creation is the key

12 december 2017 - Theo

We are now two years down the road of the OECD BEPS report (Base Erosion and Profit Shifting) and it seems momentum is still building to tackle aggressive tax payers. The fundaments in the BEPS discussion lie in the difference between countries legal systems and…

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Master -Local file

7 december 2017 - Theo

At Taxdirector.nl we work as part of your inhouse team with your regular adviser(s) in order to get things done. A great example of how we have been able to add value on assignments is the assistance in the Transfer Pricing documentation: Master -Local file….

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