Budget Day 2023 government building

Budget Day 2023: What will change for you?

Sept. 19, 2023

Marc Diks
Last updated: 27-09-2023

On Prinsjesdag, traditionally the third Tuesday of September, the Dutch government announces its plans for the coming year. This year is different than usual. The government is outgoing, which means that certain topics have been declared controversial. Here are the main points:

Higher tax rate for savings and investments

The wealth tax in Box 3 is being reformed to better reflect actual income from savings and investments. The new system is likely to take effect in 2027, but there are interim measures.