Recent articles by Ivan Maes
How changing your nationality can significantly reduce the tax on public service pensions and other pensions
It is common for Belgian residents who have their career in Belgium to emigrate to France when they retire or when they approach the age of retirement. Often, they already have a second home that then becomes their main residence.
Working in Belgium, living in the Netherlands: which country will tax the pension built up with your employer?
You live in the Belgian-Dutch border region, you work just across the border and intend to retire aged 65. You will receive a substantial pension pot from your employer's group pension scheme or pension fund.. But which country will tax you and at what rate?
Employment relationship in The Netherlands : Declaration of Independent Contractor Status (VAR) will disappear from May 1st 2016
A natural person who is working in the Netherlands can do his job as a statutory employee or as an independent contractor. However, the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration is going to replace the VAR declarations by general model agreements.