Set Up an Information Technology Company in the Netherlands
Set Up an Information Technology Company in the Netherlands
Are you ready to boot up your information technology company in the Netherlands?
The Netherlands has one of the most advanced technology infrastructures in the world and is often referred to as the ‘Silicone Valley’ of Europe. This infrastructure, along with modern facilities and a highly-skilled information technology workforce, has made the Netherlands a major player in the world’s information technology sector.
Many of the world’s largest information technology companies have established their regional headquarters in the Netherlands. The burgeoning industry is also attracting a growing number of tech start-ups and foreign investors.
You can start a Dutch business in the information technology sector in one of the following areas:
Software and computer equipment retail sales
Research and development
Computer parts manufacture
Set up an information technology company in the Netherlands and take advantage of the many opportunities and favorable information technology business environment.
Our agents are experts in Dutch company formation in the information technology sector, and we can offer you great advice about setting up an information technology business in the Netherlands. Call us now!
How do I set up information technology in the Netherlands
The first thing you have to do when starting a Dutch business is to register a Dutch company with the Dutch Trade Register, which must include the mandatory NACE (Nomenclature of Economic Activities) number. For IT businesses, the numbers are as follows (depending on the type of operation):
Section J; Division 61 - 63; Group 61.1 - 61.9, 62.0, 63.1, 63.9; Class 61.10 - 61.90, 62.01 - 62.09, 63.11, 63.12, 63.99.
Once you have registered your business, you may need to apply for certain licenses. This will depend on the type of information technology business you intend to run.
Our company formation agents will help you to determine whether your Dutch business will need any licenses, which licenses, and also how to obtain these quickly and easily. Call us now!
Why choose INCO to help you to start an information technology business in the Netherlands?
INCO has helped several people to set up an information technology business in the Netherlands.
Our highly knowledgeable agents have a lot of experience with the process of incorporating a company, including starting a Dutch BV, and they know the formalities of starting an information technology business in the Netherlands well.
We can connect you to the relevant authorities and regulatory bodies and provide you with business development services.
Our expert consultants can help you to draw up a highly effective business plan so you can start a Dutch company and start operating in the information technology sector as soon as possible.
INCO can help you to secure funding for your information technology business.
INCO is a Dutch company. Because of this, we have a thorough knowledge of the Dutch information technology market and we can guide you to set up a business, such as a Dutch BV in the Netherlands swiftly and easily. This makes us the best local business partner for your information technology business in the Netherlands.
When you start a business in the Netherlands, you are going to need skilled employees. We can connect you to top recruitment agencies in the information technology sector to ensure that you get the best talent for your business.
We are the perfect business partners for your information technology business. Call now!
Frequently asked questions:
Do I require a license to operate an information technology business in the Netherlands?
Maybe. It depends on what type of IT business you would like to run. Speak to one of our consultants to find out more.
Why is The Netherlands such a good place to start an information technology business?
Highly developed information technology sector.
The Dutch government actively encourages the growth of the tech industry in the country and has many initiatives and incentives in place to make it more attractive for investors and skilled workers.
Highly educated and skilled information technology professionals.
Attractive tax rates that draw a lot of investors to the Dutch information technology sector.
The Netherlands has a very stable and resilient business environment.
Ideal geographical location to service Europe and the world.
How long does it take to start an information technology company in the Netherlands?
Starting a Dutch company usually takes between 2-5 days, but since you may require a license to run an information technology company in the Netherlands, it can take a bit longer. Call us to find out more.
Can I start an information technology business in the Netherlands as a non-Dutch or EU citizen?
Yes. The Dutch government allows foreigners to start a Dutch company or bring their existing business from abroad. However, certain legal conditions apply.
Are you eager about starting an information technology business in the Netherlands, but you are unsure whether the market is the right one?
Or if you are considering other EU countries like Denmark or France, feel free to schedule a free consultation with one of our Dutch business development agents to discuss why the IT sector in the Netherlands is the perfect place to start a Dutch company.
We can help you determine your business proposition, as well as the services you aim to provide and give input and expert guidance on how to present this to the Dutch market.
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