Cross border transactions

Maximising
your Dutch
advantage.

Helping you benefit from Netherlands based holding and financing activities within international structures.

 

Royalty structures

The Netherlands are an attractive location to exploit IP within international structures. The various tax treaties the Netherlands have concluded with other countries in many cases reduce withholding taxes imposed by other countries on royalty payments. Binding tax rulings about the tax treatment of the royalty stream can also be concluded with the tax authorities.

 

Financing structures

The Netherlands are an attractive location to perform financing activities within international structures. The various tax treaties the Netherlands have concluded with other countries in many cases reduce withholding taxes imposed by other countries on interest payments. Binding tax rulings about the tax treatment of the interest stream can also be concluded with the tax authorities.

 

Holding companies

Netherlands is an attractive location to create holding activities within international structures. The various tax treaties the Netherlands have concluded with other countries in many cases reduce withholding taxes imposed by other countries on the dividend payments. Additionally, provided certain conditions are met, the Dutch participation exemption creates a total tax exemption of the dividend income at the level of the Dutch holding company.