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Paying property tax (OZB) on a property

Do you own a (holiday) house or flat in the Netherlands? If so, you must pay property tax (onroerendezaakbelasting– OZB) on it every year. Property tax is part of the municipal taxes and is billed by your municipality. The municipality sets the amount. Tenants do not pay OZB.

This is how it works in your (future) place of residence

Your (future) place of residence falls under the Municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn.

Municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn: Paying property tax (OZB) on a property

The municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn gathered alle information about taxes on 1 pages. You will find information about:

  • property tax (OZB) 
  • property valuation (waardering onroerende zaken – WOZ or WOZ-waarde) 
  • the possibility to object 
  • waiver or remission (kwijtschelding) when you are unable to pay the taxes

 Please consult www.alphenaandenrijn.nl/belastingen for more information (in Dutch).

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn

Last updated on 26 September 2022