Public records fraud: the uninvited business administrator or board member

It’s been in the news multiple times in the past several years: criminals who appoint themselves as business…

International assignment of employees: Belgian law revamped

As of December 30, 2016, Belgium has adopted the new European regulations regarding the international assignment of…

A clean slate for Belgian business law!

Not much longer and the current rules and regulations affecting businesses and other organizations will look completely…

The new innovation deduction

Under pressure from the BEPS ("Base Erosion and Profit Shifting") action plan of the OECD, the existing Belgian…

Transfer Pricing &BEPS: first approach

Industrial activities are becoming increasingly more international. Companies often operate in various countries to…

Does my company have a permanent establishment?

Within an international context, it is important to know whether or not your company is judged to be operating a…

Belgium considers Transfer Pricing: implementation of mandatory documentation

In July 2013 the OECD prepared a plan against aggressive tax planning and avoidance at an international level. After…

Win-win loan only for Flemish start-ups

A last fiscal measure is the win-win loan which may be granted to Flemish SME start-ups or self-employed start-ups.…

Partial exemption from paying withholding tax on professional income for start-ups

This incentive aims at start-ups (one-man businesses or companies) that employ people and is part of a total package to…

Tax shelter for start-ups

A federal tax reduction, a so called tax shelter, on income tax and on non-resident tax can be granted to people…

Tax support for start-ups

When first established, many start-ups have a need for additional financial resources to be able to realise their…

Exemption from paying interest on crowdfunding

Another way for start-ups to find funds is to approach a recognised crowdfunding platform. Crowdfunding is form of…