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End of employment / redundancy Articles
Losing job and 30% tax ruling
Viewed 4045 times since Tue, Apr 22, 2014
Question:I lost my job and may not have a new job within 3 months - it could be 4 months. How can I keep the 30% tax ruling?Answer:To be able to get the 30% ruling again for your new employment the gap between the last workday at your previous... Read More
Redundancy payment and 30% ruling
Viewed 6192 times since Fri, Nov 4, 2011
Question:I would like to know that in case I am laid off from a job where I have a 30% ruling, is my 'ontslagvergoeding' also tax-exempted for the first 30%? Answer:The 30% ruling is not applicable on a redundancy payment, the Supreme Court... Read More
Is the 30% ruling still applicable while in redeployment?
Viewed 16797 times since Wed, Mar 14, 2012
  Question:   I understand that the 30% ruling cannot be applied on redundancy payments. But I have a specific question regarding income while being in the redeployment centre. In my organisation I could choose to be posted in the redeployment... Read More