April 6, 2020

Setting up an electronic proxy

A Belgian tax return can be filed by an accountant or tax specialist on behalf of a taxpayer. This can only be done if a valid […]
March 30, 2020

Corona crisis may disrupt the application of international tax rules

The recent outbreak of the Corona crisis may have a significant impact on the overall income tax situation of individuals, who were either sent by their […]
January 22, 2020

Portugal planning to tax immigrating pensioners

Tax treaties have been signed between Portugal and other countries of the European Economic Area. These treaties mostly follow the standard OECD tax treaty model and […]
April 4, 2019

Belgian resident tax return for income of 2018 (tax year 2019) – avoid the new mine fields

Completing a Belgian resident income tax return can be a big challenge. Every year, this challenge becomes more complex as new rules and formalities are introduced. […]
February 18, 2019

Remuneration, received by Belgian employees from affiliated foreign companies – reporting on fiches 281 and withholding tax obligations

Recently, changes were made to Belgian tax law, which are of particular importance to companies that are part of an international group. The authorities have noticed […]
February 12, 2019

On 10 march 2018 a new Belgian tax on securities and brokerage accounts was introduced

For the first time, Belgium has introduced  a tax on wealth: the tax is due on securities accounts, held by individuals. The tax becomes applicable for […]