Netherlands

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Netherlands

  • Corporate Tax Haven Index ranking: 4
  • Financial Secrecy Index ranking: 8
  • Tax loss each year to tax havens: $10,601,294,005
  • Tax loss inflicted on other countries: $36,371,503,832

Country profile

Tax abuse losses

$10,601,294,005

lost in tax every year to global tax abuse

$935,184,630

lost to tax avoidance committed by multinational corporations

$9,666,109,375

lost to tax evasion committed by private individuals

  • Equivalent to 5.43% tax revenue (tax revenue in 2020 : $195,091,451,729 trillion)
  • Equivalent to loss of $623 per member of population (Population: 17,011,633.30)
  • Greater than Global Average tax revenue Loss 2.61%
  • Greater than Regional Average tax revenue Loss 3.39%

Global Rankings

Corporate Tax Haven Index 2019
#4

Global Rank (First is Worst)

78.01/100

Haven Score (100 is Worst)

6.29%

Share of global tax havenry

Financial Secrecy Index 2020
#8

Global Rank (First is Worst)

67.40/100

Haven Score (100 is Worst)

2.00%

Share of global tax secrecy

Harm to other countries

$36,371,503,832

in tax lost by other countries

$26,593,707,934

by enabling corporate tax avoidance

$9,777,795,898

by enabling private tax evasion

Responsible for 8.50% of global tax losses
Inflicted tax loss equivalent to yearly salaries of
2,883,452 nurses

Social impact of lost tax

Tax loss equivalent to 17.89% of health budget
Tax loss equivalent to 22.56% of education spendings
Suffered tax loss equivalent to paying yearly salaries of
160,902 nurses

Vulnerability to illicit financial flows

Most Vulnerable via Inward FDI
Vulnerable Score for this channel is 58.00 / 100
(100 is Worst)

Trading partners most responsible for vulnerability

United States (21.8%)
Luxembourg (15.5%)
Switzerland (8.1%)

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