Institute for General Benefit (ANBI)
Persons making gifts to an Institute for General Benefit (ANBI= Algemeen Nut Beogende Instelling) may deduct the gift from their income tax return. The institute does not have to pay any inheritance tax. Since 01-01-2009, the municipality of Venlo, with the Museum van Bommel van Dam in mind, has had ANBI status.
On the www.anbi.nl website, there is more detailed information about how a gift to the Museum van Bommel van Dam is eligible to be deducted from your taxable income. Of course, you can also acquire more information from the tax authorities’ website www.belastingdienst.nl/giften