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Income which is the basis for the 30% ruling Articles
30% ruling on my holiday allowance after I leave the company / holland
Viewed 13713 times since Thu, Feb 28, 2013
Question:I have lived and worked in Holland and received the 30% ruling for the last 5.5 years. This year I will complete my last days work, leave my current Dutch employer / Holland and return to the UK. I would like to know if a decision (new 30%... Read More
The 30% ruling is calculated on the wage of present employment. What does this include?
Viewed 3666 times since Fri, Nov 4, 2011
Part of the salary which qualifies for the 30% rulingQualified are for example: the agreed monthly salary (fixed or variable) holiday allowance bonuses option rights token money obligatory premiums tantiemes Part of the salary which doesn't... Read More
30% on bonus after leaving the Netherlands
Viewed 1407 times since Thu, Oct 16, 2014
Question:My company transferred me to outside the Netherlands. I had the 30% ruling while I was working in the Netherlands. I‘ll get paid a bonus next year for the part that I worked in the Netherlands. Can we use the 30% ruling on my bonus... Read More