Knowledge Base


Welcome to the Expatax Knowledge Base containing hundreds of answers to questions we received about topics concerning tax, payroll, accounting, legal, business etc. related to the Netherlands. Search in our Knowledge Base or browse the different categories. Expatax is a Dutch tax and accounting firm specialized in assisting international workers, freelancers and companies. Don't hesitate to contact us if you need assistance or check our website.


I am non resident but receive pension from Holland, do I have to declare anything to the Dutch tax authorities?

Question:

I was born in Holland in 1939 and as a result of working there in the fifties I receive a small state pension from Holland.  Since 1963 I have lived in England and became a British citizen in 1973.  I am now retired and am permanently resident in France.  I declare all of my income including my small Dutch pension, a very small English pension of my own and one based on my English husband‘s contributions in the UK to the local French tax office.  Do I have to declare any of my income to the Dutch tax authorities? Thank you for any advice you can give me.
 
Answer:
 
You don‘t have to declare anything to the Dutch tax authorities. In the tax treaty between France and the Netherlands taxation of the Dutch state pension is divided to France. Since there is no other income which you receive from the Netherlands as a non resident you don‘t have to file a Dutch tax return.
 
 
Attached Files
There are no attachments for this article.
Comments
There are no comments for this article. Be the first to post a comment.
Name
Email
Security Code Security Code
Related Articles RSS Feed
Tax assessment for 2014 may be higher than expected
Viewed 3365 times since Fri, Feb 20, 2015
Who can be fiscal partners?
Viewed 13162 times since Fri, Nov 4, 2011
When can I expect to receive my tax refund?
Viewed 9783 times since Mon, Nov 28, 2011
I pay premiums into a long term savings plan. Which value should I declare under the savings in Box 3?
Viewed 4012 times since Tue, Jun 25, 2013
File a tax return in the Netherlands as a couple or individually
Viewed 7700 times since Thu, Oct 18, 2012
Tax return - no form has been mailed yet
Viewed 2367 times since Thu, Apr 4, 2013
Is it time to file your 2013 tax return in the Netherlands?
Viewed 2621 times since Thu, Jan 9, 2014
Tax return
Viewed 2449 times since Thu, Dec 6, 2012
Will I receive my tax refund before July 1 if I file my M form before April 1?
Viewed 6265 times since Tue, Feb 28, 2012
Filing NL tax return while living in Qatar and entitled to future Dutch pension
Viewed 1160 times since Fri, Oct 16, 2015