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Spouse, civil partner or children working in the company

This information is provided by: Netherlands Enterprise Agency

If you own a company in the Netherlands and your spouse or civil partner starts working for you, several arrangements are possible:

For children working in your company, 3 arrangements are available:

  • You enter into an employment contract with your child.
  • Your child works on the basis of the family relationship (fictitious employer-employee relationship).
  • You and your child become joint business owners.

Please contact the Dutch Tax and Customs AdministrationExternal link for more information.

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency

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