Taxes and Laws in Netherlands - guidance from the Department for International Trade

Netherlands financial, legal and tax basics in one handy place

You’ve shortlisted the Netherlands as a potential new market. Understanding its entry requirements, Netherlands taxes and laws, and customs considerations is key to ensuring success in Netherlands’ market.1

The Netherlands is the 16th largest economy in the world and the sixth largest in the European Union. According to the World Economic Forum’s ‘Global Competitiveness Index’, it’s the eighth most competitive economy in the world. The Netherlands is also one of the world’s most open economies, and has a culture similar to the UK’s.

The challenge

Take advantage of the opportunities in the Netherlands by understanding the tax and legal requirements of doing business there.

Learn more

The Department of International Trade (DIT) has created an easy-to-use guide to doing business worldwide. Its information on the Netherlands includes:

Learn more about doing business in the Netherlands.

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  1. The materials provided on the site are for informational purposes only. For financial, tax, or legal advice, consult a specialist.