April 7, 2020: Dutch Higher Court Arnhem - Leeuwarden allows the bank account holder to benefit from the Dutch voluntary disclosure scheme. The Court concluded that the tax inspector wouldn't find out about the account held at the UBS-bank, other that via the disclosure by the account holder. Source: court decision 

May 29, 2020: The Dutch Cabinet plans to introduce a new withholding tax on dividend flowing to tax havens from 2024. This is considered to be another major step in the fight against tax avoidance. The new withholding tax is additional to the withholding tax on interest and royalties from 2021. Source: news release  

June 3, 2020: The Netherlands has concluded a tax treaty with Liechtenstein. This convention contains agreements that must prevent citizens or companies from paying double taxation on the one hand and tax avoidance on the other. Source: news release

January 1, 2021: Introduction of the Withholding Tax Act 2021 in the Netherlands. Under conditions the Netherlands will impose withholding tax on royalty and interest payments to low taxed foreign entities. Source: Wet bronbelasting 2021