You are here:

Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS)

G-20, OECD and the EU have heavily increased the number of initiatives that discourage Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS).

News - 04 February 2020 - Global

International community renews commitment to multilateral efforts

International community renews commitment to multilateral efforts to address tax challenges from digitalisation of the economy.
read more
News - 11 November 2019 - Global

OECD’s plans for global minimum taxation: the next steps

Multinationals have now the opportunity to help shape the OECD's proposals for a global minimum taxation in a consultation open until 2 December 2019.
read more
News - 09 October 2019 - Global

OECD heading beyond the arm’s-length principle

On 9 October 2019, the OECD published a proposed unified approach to reform profit allocation rules (Pillar One of its working plan to address the tax challenges...
read more
Reform of Belgian Data Protection Authority still not put into practice
News - 02 July 2019 - Global

Belgium deposits the MLI ratification instrument

On 26 June 2019, Belgium deposited its Multilateral Instrument (“MLI”) ratification instrument with the OECD. In addition to the deposit of the MLI instrument...
read more
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. next page

International community renews commitment to multilateral efforts to address tax challenges from digitalisation of the economy


Our expert BEPS team can help you

Internationally operating companies therefore need high-end strategies to create an effective tax structure. Such strategies need to consider all regulatory developments and acknowledge the change in the international tax climate. Our expert BEPS team can help you to design an international tax strategy and implement optimal solutions.

Your BEPS team: on top of the latest regulatory developments

New regulations are deployed at a rapid pace. This means that you need a team that is on top of the latest developments. Our multidisciplinary team of experts monitors the following developments closely:

  • Fundamental changes to transfer pricing rules;
  • Limitation of base erosion via interest deductions and other financial payments;
  • The EU’s Anti-Tax Avoidance Package / Directive (ATAD);
  • Transparency measures (country-by-country reporting, exchange of tax rulings between EU Member States, mandatory disclosure rules, the introduction of the UBO register, etc.);
  • Changes to double tax treaties and the multilateral instrument (MLI);
  • State aid issues;
  • Proposals for the taxation in the Digital Economy
  • Proposals for an EU Common Corporate Tax Base (CCTB) and an EU Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB).

Our advice will always weigh the impact of public opinion on your reputation, while tackling the major tax hurdles. Our BEPS team cooperates with our competition lawyers, state aid/EU tax law experts, litigators and transfer pricing experts, in order to provide you with the best integrated solution for your company.

Our services

We advise on and review the impact for multinationals of: 

  • The various BEPS measures;
  • Fundamental changes to transfer pricing rules;
  • Limitation of base erosion via interest deductions and other financial payments;
  • The EU’s Anti-Tax Avoidance Package / Directive (ATAD);
  • Transparency measures (country-by-country reporting, exchange of tax rulings between EU Member States, mandatory disclosure rules, the introduction of the UBO register, etc);
  • The General Anti-Avoidance Rule (GAAR);
  • Changes to the double tax treaties;
  • The multilateral instrument (MLI);
  • Holding structures;
  • Group financing;
  • IP structures;
  • Hybrid mismatches.
  • Proposals for the taxation in the Digital Economy
  • Proposals for an EU Common Corporate Tax Base (CCTB) and for an EU Common (Consolidated) Corporate Tax Base (C(C)CTB)