Local Council Tax / Waternet
Local Council taxes
Local taxes are not included in the rent. You will be responsible for paying these taxes, which the local authorities impose on all residents. There are two types of taxes: Pollution levy and water tax
Please note that the registered tenant (not De Key) is responsible to settle the imposed Local Council Tax.
Avoiding tax payment
Most of you will receive a tax bill from Waternet or from the Local Council. You might not have to pay for these taxes depending on your financial situation. address etc. The Gemeente Amsterdam can help you with this matter.
If you live in Amsterdam call 14020 and press 2 for English and explain you would like to apply for remission on the tax payments.
If you live at Rode Kruislaan or Bergwijkdreef call the office Gemeentelijke belastingen Amsterdam Amstelland at 020 5404886
Whether or not remission is granted depends on your financial situation.
Need help filling out the forms?
A so called Formulierenbrigade is a initiative of the Gemeente Amsterdam. They can help you with filling out the forms in order to apply for remmission of taxes or housing allowance.