Meijburg & Co’s Israel Desk works closely with the tax professionals of KPMG Israel to provide tax advice to businesses and private individuals engaged in cross-border shareholdings, investments, or operations. The professionals who work for this country desk are the top experts in their fields, and can offer you efficient, professional advice on all tax-related issues.

The country desk’s principal advisory activities focus on issues such as: 

  • starting up and structuring entrepreneurial activities in or from Israel
  • cross-border acquisitions, mergers, reorganizations, and restructurings
  • cross-border financing
  • investing in real estate in or from Israel
  • the choice of legal forms (including partnerships and joint ventures)
  • intercompany services and the supply of goods (transfer pricing)
  • setting up a European head office or service center in the Netherlands
  • developments in Israeli statutory and case law that affect Dutch investors
  • seconding staff to or from Israel
  • cross-border stock option and pension plans
  • emigration to, or immigration from, Israel
  • exchange of information between the Dutch Revenue and the Israeli Ministry of Finance

We can also advise you on such topics as Dutch and Israeli corporate income tax, VAT, customs and excise tax, payroll tax, personal income tax, social security, withholding taxes, inheritance tax, and local taxes in Israel. The close cooperation between our professionals and those of KPMG Israel guarantees optimal use of the knowledge and expertise of these two firms, and well-coordinated advice regarding Dutch and Israeli legislation. If you wish, we can coordinate consultancy services relating to non-tax-related issues, such as legal and accounting services.