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…

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.…