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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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transfer pricing documentation

Transfer Pricing Documentation

20 november 2017 - Theo

With the deadline for the 2016 Dutch corporate income tax return approaching – in case you haven’t filed it yet – you need to confirm that you meet the more detailed Transfer Pricing Documentation requirements for MNE’s Previous post. So how do you go about…

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vat on parking

VAT on parking

6 september 2017 - Bas

VAT on parking: it’s a topic that attracts a lot of attention nowadays. The Dutch attraction park De Efteling has paid VAT on its parking fees at 6%, the reduced VAT rate. Their argument: the parking services are part of, and ancillary to the main…

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