Based primarily on the final payment from the previous year, the Finanzamt (Tax Office) will evaluate your overall tax bill for the current year, including… Read More
General information for contractors planning to work in the UK or European Union including payroll, taxation and visa requirements. Our contractor guides provide a summary of practical and financial advice for contractors. In this section on Contracting in Europe you can find articles on social security, legislation and working in Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Italy and Luxembourg.
Articles include informative commentary on payroll, expenses, tax breaks, accommodation, social security, working hours and various other aspects involved with contracting within Europe.
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Any expatriate living within German borders will be subject to German taxes, particularly German Income Tax, especially if they have… Read More
If you are to start contracting in Italy, or you are looking at starting contract work within Italian borders, the abundant variations and regulations surrounding… Read More
For employed workers, semi-subordinate employees and students in full-time education holding a fellowship by a recognised Italian university, calculations for compulsory contributions are on the… Read More
The Social Security System in Italy offers an extensive variety of benefits, including old-age pensions and benefits for disabilities. The amount of benefits that a… Read More
The employer within the Netherlands is required to apply to the relevant and competent authority via the public employment services, for an employment permit on… Read More