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Mobility bonus for employers

This information is provided by: Netherlands Enterprise Agency

If you have a company in the Netherlands and you employ a benefit recipient aged 56 or older or an occupationally disabled person, you qualify for a mobility bonus. You can receive this bonus for a maximum period of 3 years. If your employee is entitled to both contribution discounts, you only apply the contribution discount for occupationally disabled employees. You may not apply both premium contributions simultaneously.

When do you qualify?

  • You employ a benefit recipient aged 56 or older or an occupationally disabled person.
  • Your employee has a statement (doelgroepverklaring), issued by the Employee Insurance AgencyExternal link (Uitvoeringsinstituut Werknemersverzekeringen, UWV) on his request, that indicates he was receiving benefit prior to being employed.

How to apply?

You apply the contribution discount in your payroll tax return.

This information is provided by:

Netherlands Enterprise Agency