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I need to pay my tax in the Netherlands for the first time. What do I have to do?

Question:
 
I need to pay my tax in NL for the first time.
I also know something about the 30% ruling and I want more information about it.
I worked since October of the previous year in the Netherlands.
 
Answer:
 
You started working in the Netherlands during the previous year. This means that you will be able to claim a refund. Your employer has already withheld wage tax and premiums social security in the months October, November and December. By filing a tax return you can claim part of the withheld amount back.
 
 
You can find more information about the 30% ruling in the 30% ruling section: http://www.expatax.nl/kb/category/30-ruling/.
 
 
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