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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).

How does this work for you?

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The decision whether or not to charge tourist tax is taken on a municipal level. Municipalities impose this tax on hotel owners, for example. Some hotels then include the tax in the price of the hotel rooms. To find out how much tourist tax is payable is in a municipality, please contact that municipality.

Last updated on 23 September 2022