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Events
11 - 13 April 2018 | Amsterdam

ABA's Tax Planning Strategies U.S. and Europe Conference

Speaker: Koen Morbée
News

Corporate Tax Reform

A recent reform has reshaped the corporate income tax rules in various key areas, thus creating new tax benefits for Belgian companies, but also introducing new compensating measures to balance…
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New position of the Belgian social security authorities on determining the applicable social security regime (EU REGULATION 883/2004)

Belgium now applies the principle of “requalification”. In the context of international employment situations, the EU Regulation 883/2004 determines which social security legislation is applicable to people working simultaneously in…
Events
25 - 28 March 2018 | Washington D.C.

Tax Executives Institute 68th Midyear Conference

Speaker: Koen Morbée
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New EU transparency rules for intermediaries involved in cross border tax planning

On 13 March, the EU Member States reached a political agreement on the European Commission’s proposal dated June 2017 aiming at strengthening tax transparency by the introduction of a mandatory…
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PRESS RELEASE - WTS Global creates cutting-edge European Tax Law Centre in Brussels

Brussels, February 20, 2018 - WTS Global, the leading global tax practice, establishes its cutting-edge European Tax Lax Centre in Brussels under the leadership of Tiberghien
Events
22 March 2018 | 08.30h - 17.00h | The College Hotel, Amsterdam

Indirect Tax Forum

Speaker: Stijn Vastmans
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UBO registers further tightened throughout the EU !

Whilst the Luxembourg law proposal of 6 December 2017, which introduced the UBO register imposed under the fourth EU anti-money laundering directive (2015/849/EC, the “Fourth Directive”) into Luxembourg domestic law, is still…
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UBO register very close to be introduced in Luxembourg !

Following the adoption of the fourth EU anti-money laundering directive (2015/849/EC, the “Directive”) which aim is to prevent money laundering and terrorism financing by means of, inter alia, introducing central…
Events
23 February 2017 | 09.20h - 18.00h | Fiscal Institute Tilburg

New Perspectives on Fiscal State Aid: Legitimacy and Effectiveness of Fiscal State Aid Control

Speaker: Anne Van de Vijver
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Ecofin agreement on new rules for e-commerce and e-books

This article briefly describes the new rules. Together with the higher focus of the VAT authorities on VAT and e-commerce, this evolution makes clear that a correct VAT compliance is…
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US Senate approves tax bill

On Saturday 2 December, the Senate voted 51 to 49 to pass an amended version of the tax reform bill.
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US Tax reform bill: Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts

17/11/2017 - On November 2, the House Republican's tax reform bill – the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – was released. This bill is 429 pages and should provide for…
Publications

Belgium introduces horizontal supervision

In the ongoing fight against tax fraud, the Belgian federal government intends to implement a new approach for tax audits. In the future, tax inspectors will no longer perform day-to-day…
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Participation exemption for dividends received by parent companies: 100% exempt

In the framework of the expected corporate income tax reform (further to the agreement reached at government level last summer), the Belgian government intends increasing the participation exemption (dividend received…
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Christophe Coudron appointed as National Branch Reporter at IFA Congress 2019

The Board of the Belgian IFA Branch has appointed Christophe Coudron as National Branch Reporter on the topic 'Investment Funds' at the IFA Congress in London in 2019. Christophe continues…
Publications

Towards a More Coordinated Approach of the Relation Between the Taxpayer and Tax Administrations: The European Taxpayers’ Code

In its Communication of 27 June 2012 the European Commission stated that an increase in efficiency and effectiveness of the administration of tax collection is crucial in fighting tax fraud and evasion. As…
Events
11 October 2017 | 08.00h - 17.00h | Overijse

Wealth+ Private Banking & Wealth Management Summit

Speaker: Griet Vanden Abeele
Publications

WTS Transfer Pricing Newsletter October 2017

The WTS TP newsletter summarizes new developments in the field of TP for 10 countries and has been prepared by local TP experts within the global WTS-network. Jean-Luc Dascotte, Michiel Boeren and…
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Court of Justice restricts the VAT exemption for cost-sharing associations: significant impact on the financial, insurance and real estate sectors

26/09/2017 - On 21 September 2017 the Court of Justice of the European Union drastically restricted the VAT exemption for cost-sharing associations in a number of controversial judgments. The bank…
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VAT Revolution in the Real Estate Sector: Belgium to introduce optional VAT regime for immovable letting

17-08-2017 – On 26 July 2017, the Belgian federal government reached an agreement on the principles of the state budget for the coming year. In addition to a number of…
Events
13 September 2017 | 11.45h - 14.00h | Brussels

BVA's President Meeting

Speaker: Bernard Peeters
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The Belgian government reaches an agreement on corporate income tax reform

On 26 July 2017, the federal government reached an important agreement on corporate income tax reform.
Publications

VAT and Directors’ Fees in the Benelux

The VAT Directive does not clearly address the question of the VAT treatment of directors’ fees, and recent developments in Dutch, Belgian and Luxembourg VAT legislation have emphasized the lack of harmonization on that question…
Events
27 August - 1 September 2017 | Rio de Janeiro

IFA 2017

Publications

WTS - Assignments in Europe 2017

Tiberghien’s HR Tax Team contributed to the new WTS Brochure on “Assignments in Europe 2017”. In the booklet you will find a brief overview of tax, social security and immigration…
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The broader scope of the Belgian VAT exemption for the management of special investment funds offers opportunities for private equity funds

23-06-2017 - In 2016, the Belgian VAT exemption for the management of investment funds changed following the introduction of new rules for the Belgian Real Estate Investment Trust (B-REIT). However,…
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Two awards for WTS at ITR European Awards Ceremony

Tiberghien’s partner WTS was distinguished in two areas at this year’s International Tax Review (ITR) European Awards Ceremony, which took place on May 18 in London. WTS Global was honored…
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ECJ decides on Belgian “Fairness Tax” and French “Contribution Additionnelle”

18-05-2017 - The European Court of Justice decided that both the Belgian “Fairness Tax” and the French “Contribution Additionnelle” are – to a certain extent – incompatible with art. 4…
Events
6 & 7 July 2017 | 09.00h - 16.15h | Brussels

Adults & Children in Postmodern Societies - International Family Law Conference

Speaker: Charlotte Declerck
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