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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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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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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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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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titanium pins and screws

Titanium pins and screws

22 augustus 2017 - Bas

I like skiing. My parents took me to Austria for the first time when I was 5 or 6 years old. I can only remember that it was cold, and, of course, I fell in love with the ski teacher, who’s name probably was Heidi,…

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self-employed vat deduction

Self-employed VAT deduction

1 augustus 2017 - Bas

Doing business as an independent entrepreneur: in many countries a more and more common feat. I’m one of them. And it seems that especially here in the Netherlands, the number of ‘zzp-ers’ (the self-employed entrepreneurs without personnel) is growing rapidly. We’re almost with 1 million…

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