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The Omgevingswet Find out what it means for you

Coming to the Netherlands

Starting your business

Running your business

Financing your business


Ending your business


30% ruling explained

The 30% ruling allows employers to reimburse highly skilled migrants for the costs of moving to the Netherlands. Read how the scheme works.
International transport


Do you import or export goods? And do you want to lay down clear terms and conditions? Use an Incoterm®. Find out which one you and your supplier or client can use.
Q2 2024 report

Business Survey Netherlands (COEN)

The Business Survey Netherlands (Conjunctuurenquête Nederland, COEN) maps out the most important developments in the economic climate for Dutch entrepreneurs. Click here for the latest results.

Direct links

Online webinar

19 June: Starting a business Q&A

Thinking of starting a business? Join this free online information session hosted by KVK,, and IN Amsterdam. On Wednesday, 19 June at 14:00. Click here to register.
OnderNemerSplein Amsterdam

20 June: Open day with KVK and partners

During the open day in Amsterdam, you can put your entrepreneurial questions to one or more expert advisers from the partners of OnderNemerSplein. Sign up in advance to reduce your waiting time.
In-class training

Qredits Business school for statushouders

Qredits offers training for statushouders who want to start a business in the Netherlands. Free of charge. You learn the what, how, and when in class over a 3-month period. A coach will help you. Click here for more information and to register.

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Which taxes do you have to pay?

Businesses have to pay taxes in the Netherlands: VAT, income tax, corporate tax, municipal taxes. Find out which taxes you have to pay.

Search the Business Register

Find out how to access the Dutch Business Register (Handelsregister) at the KVK website.

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Thinking of coming to the Netherlands and starting a business? offers webinars on starting and financing. Check them out.