The Netherlands are the ideal domicile for companies that operate globally. The good fiscal climate in Holland exists especially because of the large amount of tax treaties entered into with other countries. Therefor Holland has an advantage over other countries offering competitive tax schemes. Companies like Cisco, HP, Tesla, Dtek, Abbott, as well as international artists like The Rolling Stones and U2 have found a safe haven for their holdings in the Netherlands, very often in Amsterdam. Several law firms and tax advisers that can facilitate the holding companies.
The organistation promoting the Dutch fiscal climate is the Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA). The agency also promotes the advantage for international companies to obtain tax rulings with the Dutch tax Authority. Tax lawyers can negotiate a tax ruling to establish which part of the profits of a company is subject to tax in the Netherlands.