This Budget Day ('Prinsjesdag') article outlines important proposals in the 2019 Dutch Tax Plan and additional legislative proposals. This special is divided into the following topics: companies, employers, situations, home ownership, VAT and excise duties, cars & mobility, (wealthy) private individuals and other measures. The proposed measures will enter into force...

  On Budget Day (‘Prinsjesdag’), 18 September 2018, the Dutch government presented its Tax Plan 2019. In this special update we highlight the key measures of the tax plan. The measures will enter into force on 1 January 2019, unless stated otherwise. Personal income tax and Wage...

  On 12 June 2018, Edwin Vogel, audit partner at Joanknecht, officially joined the World Board of PrimeGlobal, one of the largest partnerships of independent accounting and tax consultancy firms in the world. Reason enough to shine a spotlight on Edwin. Tell us, Edwin, what exactly is...

  We threw a big celebration for our 70-year anniversary. We celebrated in style with those people who are special to us and without whom we would never have made it this far. Judging by the smiling faces, the great responses and the lovely compliments, our anniversary...

  On 1 May 2018, mr. drs. G.H.C. (Georges) de Méris FCA will be joining Joanknecht as an accountant. Georges covers the Corporate Finance and Forensics & Recovery disciplines, where he is specifically involved in advising medium to large enterprises. We wish Georges a great deal...

  The search for the ideal acquisition candidate is often an important part of the acquisition process, both when selling and buying a business or company. After all, from the seller’s perspective it is often the party that can achieve the most strategic benefit from the...

  There is a range of possibilities for the Dutch entrepreneur to implement his or her export strategy. These vary from multiple forms of indirect export to the most direct form: the establishment of a subsidiary based abroad that acts as an independent sales company in...

  The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect on 25 May 2018. This regulation replaced the Privacy Directive which is embodied in Dutch national legislation by the Personal Data Protection Act (WBP). The new regulation aims to further harmonise the protection of personal...

  We would like to inform you about the tax measures announced in the Coalition Agreement for the Rutte III Cabinet. The Coalition Agreement contains many proposals that have an impact on the business owner / director and major shareholder (DMS). Due to the large volume...