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New policy SVB Curaçao: a director of a B.V./N.V. has no ZV/OV rights

Published by Matthew Verhage in General

New policy SVB Curaçao: a director of a B.V./N.V. has no ZV/OV rights

Recently, based on the new policy of the SVB (see appendix), it has become apparent that a statutory director is the legal and official director of a B.V. or N.V., registered both at the Chamber of Commerce and at the SVB and holds the position of director, is not entitled to health insurance and accident insurance. 

Celery support now has instruction videos

Published by S. van Elteren in General

Celery support now has instruction videos

At Celery, support is always free. From a simple question about your login to a complex question about, for example, the expat arrangement; the more complicated the better. We have a very strong support team at your disposal, who likes a challenge. You will receive support at Celery by telephone, e-mail or we will visit you. During office hours we often deliver a solution within the hour.

Reminder deadline March 31, 2019 for filing requests BVZ exemption at SVB

Published by M. Verhage in General

Reminder deadline March 31, 2019 for filing requests BVZ exemption at SVB

If you or your employees that were not BVZ insured in previous years, want to apply for the BVZ exemption in 2018 again, this request for exemption has to be filed at the SVB before March 31, 2019.

Minimum wages per January 1, 2019

Published by M. Verhage in Tax

Minimum wages per January 1, 2019

As of January 2019, minimum wages have been increased on the BES islands and Curaçao.
 
In Aruba the minimum wages are no longer indexed since August 2017, on St. Maarten the minimum wages are no longer indexed since January 2017 and in Suriname the minimum wages still apply as of July 2018.

Deadlines for filing annual documents 2018 to authorities

Published by M. Verhage in General

Deadlines for filing annual documents 2018 to authorities

Every employer has the annual obligation to submit the so-called Annual Documents of last year to the various authorities before a certain date. At least the Summary Wage Sheet (in Dutch: Verzamelloonstaat) must be submitted to the Tax Authorities in every country. In this blog a handy overview of the deadlines for submitting annual documents.

In 2018, the Basic Discount will be removed again from the Curaçao Wage Tax Tables

Published by M. Verhage in Legislation and Regulations

In 2018, the Basic Discount will be removed again from the Curaçao Wage Tax Tables

Many years ago, the basic discount has been included in the periodic Wage Tax tables because almost everyone was entitled to it. However, from 2018, this basic discount will no longer be included in the Wage Tax tables.