Sex workers in Amsterdam can expect an unwelcome visit from the taxman this year following a warning from the Dutch government.
Workers in Amsterdam's famed red light district have received a notice from the tax service addressed to: "Landlords and window prostitutes in Amsterdam." The notice was published last week in the city's Het Parool newspaper.
"Agents of the Tax Service will walk through various elements of your business administration with you, such as prices, staffing, agendas and calendars," the notice said. "The facts will be used at a later date in reviewing your returns." More...