The Migrantic partners write a weekly tax and/or immigration law column in a local newspaper. These columns are also featured below.

Brexit Update

The clock is ticking and less than two months are left before Britain’s scheduled March 29th exit date. In case of a “no-deal” British citizens will become third country nationals and will lose their EU status.   Rights of UK citizens residing, working and/or studying in the Netherlands before March 29th 2019  British citizens and their family members, living, … Lees meer

2019 Chambers listing

In 2016 Migrantic, tax & immigration lawyers announced that – after an intensive vetting process –  it had joined Nextlaw Global Referral Networkas the first Netherlands law firm. It enables Migrantic to connect its clients to high quality lawyers around the world. Nextlaw Global Referral Network is the largest legal referral network in the world and was created by … Lees meer

Salary conditions for the 30% ruling and the knowledge migrant residence permit. The differences:

Main rule You can inter alia use the 30%-facility if you have a specific field of expertise that is not or is only scarcely available on the Dutch employment market. This specific expertise is not applicable to the knowledge migrant application, but is considered to be available due to the amount in salary. The Dutch immigration- and … Lees meer

A new start of the year, new immigration policies and regulations

January 1st is a typical date to introduce changes. One of the most common changes is the raise of the salary threshold for knowledge migrants, graduates and EU Blue Card holders. New salary levels were introduced: the knowledge migrant must now receive a salary of € 4,324 (over 30 years) and € 3,170 (under 30 years) gross per month, … Lees meer

The Brexit and its likely implications for tax & immigration law

Immigration As the main objective of the historical Brexit mistake was the desire of England & Wales to take control of its own borders again, the free movement of people will be abolished. The EU will naturally reciprocate. This will undoubtedly mean that all UK (perhaps at that time only consisting of England and Wales) … Lees meer

Exemption work authorisation Japanese nationals will be revoked

Pursuant to a decision of the State Council on December 24th 2014, Japanese nationals have free access to the Dutch labour market. An interpretation of the Dutch – Japanese Trade Treaty (1912) and the Dutch – Swiss Friendship Treaty (1875), based on the most favoured nation clause in the Japanese Trade Treaty, resulted in the conclusion that Japanese are equalled … Lees meer

 Business or work? 

Things you may not know about Dutch work authorisation requirements for foreign directors, supervisory board members, (related party) employees and shareholders of Dutch companies  In our increasingly interconnected world, companies are questioning whether they need to relocate their individual employees or directors particularly when relocation is so expensive. Instead of sending them abroad for years … Lees meer