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How to search for rented house in Netherland as an Indian Expat who does not know Dutch?

First, and very importantly: There are some cases of scam attempts, when people pretend to own an apartment, and rent it out supposedly to someone who's about to arrive in the Netherlands - and they ...
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Sending a 'SEPA direct debit' slip by post - without an envelope?

The post service won't expect a stamp if you are sending something to an “Antwoordnummer”. They can tell and decide who to charge based on the address itself. It doesn't matter if it's a loose reply ...
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Where in Amsterdam can I dispose of unused/malfunctioning electrical appliances?

From the handy iAmsterdam site Amsterdam Centre District refuse collection Bulky waste Either take bulky refuse to a waste collection point (in Dutch) or telephone 020 256 3555 to ...
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Where should I leave a bike in Amsterdam when going vacation for a few weeks?

Carry it up to your apartment - that would be simplest and safest. I ... don't really want to drag it up 3 flights of Dutch stairs to my apartment Hauling a bike upstairs is indeed a harrowing ...
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Box 3 tax question for expat with 30% ruling in Netherlands

I am not a tax advisor. However, I used to benefit from the 30% ruling and I've been into the same situation. Pre-filling of the tax declaration by the Belastingdienst (tax authority) is a common ...
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Reimbursement for municipal and water taxes when leaving mid-year?

Update as things progress: In late September, WaterNet sent me a letter, informing me my annual service charge was being reduced by 55.08 EUR. So, apparently they got informed at some point about my ...
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