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Paying tourist tax

Are you are staying overnight in a hotel, or going by boat to an island off the coast of the Netherlands? These are situations where you may have to pay tourist tax (toeristenbelasting). This tax is included in the price of your hotel room, or in the price of your ticket for the boat ride.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:
The Noordelijk Belastingkantoor (Northern Tax Office) performs the tax tasks for the municipality of Groningen. So you can go there with questions about municipal taxes. This also applies to remission or objection to a tax assessment.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Groningen

Last updated on 23 September 2022