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Fiscal partnership Articles
Who can be fiscal partners?
Viewed 17143 times since Fri, Nov 4, 2011
Fiscal partnership relates to married couples, couples living together (partners) or housemates who may determine who declares which amount of certain types of income and deductible items in their tax returns. You may then divide the balance of for... Read More
What are the benefits of fiscal partnership?
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Question:What are the benefits of fiscal partnership?Answer:Are you tax partners? If so, then you may divide certain income and deductible items in your tax returns as you wish. You may make any division you wish, as long as the total adds up to 100%... Read More
Fiscal partners or not in 2012? My husband did not live in the Netherlands the whole year.
Viewed 2190 times since Wed, Oct 24, 2012
Question:   I would like to know if we (my husband and myself) can be fiscal partners for the whole year 2012, knowing that: my husband moved to the Netherlands only on January 20th 2012 (so he was not living the whole year in the neth... Read More
Which income and deductions can be apportioned between fiscal partners?
Viewed 28876 times since Thu, Feb 14, 2013
Question: Which income and deductible items may be apportioned between fiscal (tax) partners? Answer: You may apportion the following income and deductible items between yourself and your tax partner: the balance of the income from and ... Read More