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Suriname Energy Oil & Gas Summit (SEOGS) in Paramaribo, Suriname

Rootz Tax Lawyers has attended the Suriname Energy Oil & Gas Summit (SEOGS) in Paramaribo, Suriname. This is the leading industry event for Suriname’s emerging energy sector. With exploratory success, where several discoveries have been made in the last few years, Suriname is positioned to become one of the world’s oil & gas hot spots.

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Joost Houtsma joins Rootz Tax Lawyers

Rootz Tax Lawyers is happy to announce that Joost Houtsma has joined the firm as per May 1, 2023. Joost is an international tax lawyer with specialist knowledge on the tax aspects of real estate (project development, investors, hotel operators, real estate purchase). Before joining Rootz Tax Lawyers, Joost worked for KPMG Meijburg & Co

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Tax update | BES Islands

In this Tax Update we would like to inform you about suggested amendments by the Dutch State Secretary of Finance related to various aspects of the Caribbean Netherlands’ tax system. Please find below an overview of the most important topics that are expected to be included in the Tax Plan Caribbean Netherlands 2024 and the

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Aruba – Postponement implementation VAT system

During a press conference, on August 18, 2022, the government of Aruba announced that the implementation of a VAT system as per January 1, 2023, will be postponed. The VAT system was intended to replace the current BBO/BAVP/BAZV system. Instead, in light of the current financial situation of Aruba, the Aruban government considers to increase

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Freek Stapel joins Rootz Tax Lawyers

Rootz Tax Lawyers is happy to announce that Freek Stapel joined the firm as per August 1, 2022. Freek has gained experience in international tax law and cross-border taxation. Freek is a hands-on sparring partner for his clients for different types of taxes. Freek specializes in energy-related companies, digital services providers, real estate and construction

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