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Netherlands

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Overview

Currency

€ The Euro

WORKING HOURS

36-40hrs / week

PUBLIC/BANK HOLIDAYS

8 days per year

CAPITAL

Amsterdam

LANGUAGE

Dutch

REMOTE WORKERS

1.25 million

MINIMUM MONTHLY SALARY

€1,635.60

TAX YEAR

1st Jan - 31st Dec

DATE FORMAT

DD / MM / YYYY

MISCLASSIFICATION PENALTIES

Penalties include outstanding holiday payments, salary entitlements during sickness and pension dines by the Tax Authorities for not complying with the obligation to withold income tax and the national insurance contributions.

FUN FACT

The Netherlands has the highest number of part-time workers in the EU (4 out of 10 employees).