Driving in the Netherlands with a foreign license

On March 25, 2019 by Dutch Umbrella Company
Dutch life

You already found a challenging job and a nice place to live within driving distance of your workplace. But can you still use your current driving license now you have moved to the Netherlands? We will explain all to know about the use of your foreign driving license during your stay in the Netherlands.

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Six fun facts about The Netherlands

On October 30, 2017 by Dutch Umbrella Company
Dutch life

Maybe you’ve been in The Netherlands for a while, maybe you’ve just arrived or maybe you are planning on working and living here in the near future. Like every other country we have our own traditions, foods, jokes and sayings,

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The Citizen Service Number (BSN Number) in the Netherlands

On June 20, 2016 by Dutch Umbrella Company
Dutch life, General

If you want to work in the Netherlands as an expat there are a few important things to consider. To begin with, you should apply for a Citizen Service Number (Burgerservicenummer, or BSN number). This is a social-fiscal number issued to

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What you need to know: extraterritorial costs and school fees

On December 21, 2015 by Dutch Umbrella Company
30% ruling, Dutch life

When the 30% ruling is granted and applied to an employee’s payroll, this is considered as reimbursement for any extraterritorial costs incurred by the employee in order to take up employment in The Netherlands. As a result, extra territorial costs can not be reimbursed again untaxed separately.

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Living in The Netherlands: setting up a bank account

On December 14, 2015 by Dutch Umbrella Company
Dutch life

For those moving to The Netherlands for the first time, an important point to consider are the legally required documents needed to open a Dutch bank account.

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