The benefits of leasing a bike as a self-employed person.
The stories of people that joined the ride.
Yes, it is also attractive for a self-employed entrepreneur to lease a bicycle. Nearly the same guidelines apply for employers & employees for you. You could decide to pay the bicycle in name of the company by deducting it from your salary and still enjoy the tax benefit. Talk to your accountant for the details!
You do not pay benefit of kind (voordeel alle aard) for your lease bike when you use it regularly for commuting from home to work.
The monthly leasing costs are business costs. This will have as a result that there is a tax advantage because a lowering of the profit. The advantages of leasing a bicycle are mainly because of the low amount spread over a period of time. The average price of a bicycle is around €3000,-. By leasing a bicycle you do not have to pay this amount at once and the costs include maintenance and repair and insurance.
The untaxed bicycle allowance can be combined with a lease bicycle. This is a maximum of 24 cent per kilometer.
Joining Lease a Bike is free of charge.
All contracts concluded by Lease a Bike are standard with all-risk insurance (without franchise) and 24/7 roadside assistance. You could also add a service package of choice. For example:
1. Basic - Covers up to € 100 in repairs and maintenance per year
2. Standard - Covers up to € 150 in repairs and maintenance per year
3. Premium - Covers all repairs and maintenance without limit
Speed pedelec package - Covers up to € 300 in repairs and maintenance per year
Yes, that's possible and it is also included in the lease price. Anything that can be attached to a bicycle, will be leased with the bicycle. A helmet and lock can of course be leased. Clothing and bicycle computers are not allowed.
We make an offer for you to take over the bicycle for +/- 15% of the value (new). The exact amount cannot be determined on forehand and depends on the final condition of the bicycle. If you are not interested in taking over the bicycle, we will take the bicycle back - free of charge.
The lease company is the owner of the bicycle during the entire lease period.
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Lease a Bike offers a fully digital and automated platform where all relevant processes and parties come together. We truly make it easy to lease your dream bicycle!