You must pay VAT or Value Added Tax when purchasing goods and/or services. It is the responsibility of the end-user of a product or service.
The 30% ruling is a tax benefit for knowledge workers who come to work in the Netherlands, and it is very advantageous (if you qualify).
As a newcomer to the Netherlands, you probably have a lot of questions. From housing to jobs to daily finances, moving comes with many unknowns. One of the biggest questions, especially as a new arrival to the country, is how to file your first income tax return.
As an expat, you might want to start your own business in The Netherlands. Starting a business is an adventure you do not want to miss. Setting up a business in The Netherlands starts with choices regarding the type of business entity you may want to use for starting your business.