If working within the Netherlands then you can accumulate a ‘general old age pension’ (known as an AOW in relation to pensions in the Netherlands). Read More
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The GDP in the Netherlands expanded 0.50 percent in the second quarter of 2014, leaving the expanding Dutch economy as the fifth largest within the… Read More
The number of IT professional vacancies within the Netherlands is steadily continuing to grow, according to industry analysts, continuing the demand for IT professionals in… Read More
It is worth acknowledging that the Dutch government have an extensive social security system in place, offering a safety-net for times where things don’t go… Read More
An individual’s net income is taxed through Belgian income tax rates anywhere between 25 per cent and 50 per cent. Belgian income tax rates are… Read More
Income tax liability over an individual persons Belgian income tax payments to the Belgian income tax authorities are usually determined by the persons residency status;… Read More