The Migrantic partners write a weekly tax and/or immigration law column in a local newspaper. These columns are also featured below.

Salary conditions for the 30% ruling and the knowledge migrant residence permit. The differences:

Main rule You can inter alia use the 30%-facility if you have a specific field of expertise that is not or is only scarcely available on the Dutch employment market. This specific expertise is not applicable to the knowledge migrant application, but is considered to be available due to the amount in salary. The Dutch immigration- and … Lees meer

A new start of the year, new immigration policies and regulations

January 1st is a typical date to introduce changes. One of the most common changes is the raise of the salary threshold for knowledge migrants, graduates and EU Blue Card holders. New salary levels were introduced: the knowledge migrant must now receive a salary of € 4,324 (over 30 years) and € 3,170 (under 30 years) gross per month, … Lees meer

Exemption work authorisation Japanese nationals will be revoked

Pursuant to a decision of the State Council on December 24th 2014, Japanese nationals have free access to the Dutch labour market. An interpretation of the Dutch – Japanese Trade Treaty (1912) and the Dutch – Swiss Friendship Treaty (1875), based on the most favoured nation clause in the Japanese Trade Treaty, resulted in the conclusion that Japanese are equalled … Lees meer

 Business or work? 

Things you may not know about Dutch work authorisation requirements for foreign directors, supervisory board members, (related party) employees and shareholders of Dutch companies  In our increasingly interconnected world, companies are questioning whether they need to relocate their individual employees or directors particularly when relocation is so expensive. Instead of sending them abroad for years … Lees meer

UBO Register

This memorandum is about the upcoming mandatory  registration of ultimate beneficial owners of legal entities established within the European Union in a special register (hereafter: the UBO register).  FOR WHOM IS THIS RELEVANT?  Following a EU directive (2015/849), all member states of the European Union need to set up a register in which  information is filed regarding the legal and ultimate beneficial owners of legal entities established in EU Member States. All ultimate beneficial owners (hereafter: UBO’s), i.e. individuals having a ‘certain important’ (in)direct interest in the above mentioned EU legal entities  need to be registered. The Directive gives an interest of at least  25% … Lees meer

The Golden Visa

Foreign investors may qualify for a Dutch residence permit by investing in the Dutch economy in excess of € 1,250,000. No wonder that this permit is nicknamed The Golden Visa! To attract these high net worth individuals even more, the Dutch government has announced that the conditions for obtaining the individual permit will be eased. … Lees meer