Registered office doctrine and Belgian taxation

The real seat doctrine is now a thing of the past. The Belgian legislator has decided to opt for application of the…

What is the extent of a CEO’s authority?

The executive management body must always question their own powers. They risk actions for liability for acts that fall…

Tax consolidation: the first steps.

With effect from the tax year 2020, more specifically for financial years starting on or after 1 January 2019, Belgian…

Cross-border tax arrangements: be warned!

This directive once again increases the pressure on intermediaries involved in cross-border tax arrangements. That much…

Disclosure obligation of aggressive cross-border constructions for tax specialists

From 1 July 2020, tax specialists will have to disclose aggressive cross-border constructions to the tax authority.…

Can you still carry out prospecting and marketing after 25 May 2018?

Can you still carry out prospecting and marketing under the GDPR? Many entrepreneurs are racking their brains about…

Mailbox companies more and more frequently unmasked

Panama Papers, paradise papers….few are not familiar with these terms. These so-called mailbox companies were covered…

Horizontal supervision: a new approach to fiscal control in Belgium

A new approach to fiscal control is in the making in Belgium. In the Netherlands, horizontal supervision, where fiscal…

Right of entry for tax authorities is no right to search

May tax authorities enter your professional premises without your permission? The fiscal right to entry has been a…

What information may a landlord ask of a potential tenant?

The relationship between landlord and tenant often raises questions: what is allowed, what isn’t? Recently the Flemish…

Legal requirements for your business website: check it now

Does your Belgian business have a website, facebook page or some other kind of online platform that contains…