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19 August 2019 / news

Ambitious plans to reform the Flemish inheritance and gift tax

Recently, the discussion paper for the formation of a new Flemish government has been published. The paper contains remarkable proposals to reform the Flemish inheritance and gift tax, for example the introduction of an exemption from inheritance tax for the surviving spouse and the closing of mechanisms of tax avoidance.

Ambitious plans to reform the Flemish inheritance and gift tax


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