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Legal considerations for businesses during the coronavirus outbreak in Belgium

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) is increasingly spreading, the priority for companies is, of course, the safety of their employees and of society at large.

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The economic substance exemption: escaping the claws of the Cayman tax

With about 800 codes, a Belgian income tax return is not for the faint-hearted. When the Cayman tax is involved, even more attention is needed. Read all about it here and avoid the Cayman tax pitfalls in your income tax planning.

This week, we analyse the anatomy of foreign entities with economic substance!

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Partial exemption from payment of payroll taxes (COVID-19 measure) not yet applicable

Following the Bill of June 25, 2020, the new system of (partial) exemption from payment of withheld payroll taxes to the Belgian Treasury has now passed into a Law dated July 15, 2020 (Belgian official Gazette of July 23, 2020).

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Coronavirus - Belgian measures for businesses

Coronavirus | Belgian measures for businesses