Caroline Docclo
Of Counsel - Attorney at Law

Caroline Docclo

Caroline Docclo is Of Counsel to the Loyens & Loeff Brussels office. She is a member of the Loyens & Loeff International Tax Services Practice Group and of the Tax Controversy and Litigation Team. She has a broad practice in counselling and litigation in tax matters.

About Caroline Docclo

Caroline has a broad practice in counselling and litigation in tax matters. She is recommended as a leading litigation expert by the International Tax Review (Tax Controversy Leaders Guide and Women in Tax Leaders guide) and Who’s Who Legal.

Caroline is a professor of International Tax Law at the Law School of the Université libre de Bruxelles and at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, as well as at the Université de Liège, where she also is an academic member of the Tax Institute. She is an invited professor of the Royal University of Law and Economics of Phnom Penh (Cambodia).

She is a member of the Permanent Scientific Committee of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) and a former president of the IFA’s Belgian branch. She sits on the board of editors of Journal de droit fiscal.

She regularly publishes in her field of expertise and gives lectures on them.

What others say about Caroline

Caroline is listed as expert in 'Corporate Tax: Controversy' by Who's Who Legal (2019). She is recognised as Tax Controversy Leader in Belgium in the Tax Controversy Leaders guide (8th edition), and as a leading tax female practitioner by Women in Tax Leaders guide (4th edition).

Membership

  • Brussels Bar, 1987
  • International Fiscal Association
  • Association of European Tax Law Professors

Qualifications

  • LL.M. in Taxation, NYU (New York, USA) 1994
  • Tax Law degree and Economic Law degree, Université libre de Bruxelles (Belgium), 1987
  • Law degree, Université libre de Bruxelles (Belgium), 1985
  • Examination for the access of attorneys to the Cour de cassation in Belgium

Languages

  • French
  • English

Publications

  • C. DOCCLO and P. DE VOS, Belgian report for the IFA Congress in Cancun, Reconstructing Treaty Network, Cahiers de droit fiscal international, 2020
  • C. DOCCLO, Etudes de droit fiscal – Cinquantenaire du Master en droit fiscal de l’ULB, Anthemis, Limal, 2019, 305 p.
  • C. DOCCLO, "La notion de « double imposition juridique des revenus » et sa pertinence dans les mécanismes du modèle de convention fiscale de l’OCDE" in Etudes de droit fiscal – Cinquantenaire du Master en droit fiscal de l’ULB, Anthemis, Limal, 2019, p. 97
  • C. DOCCLO, "La prise d’effet de la loi en matière d’impôts sur les revenus : « Rien ne sert de courir, il faut partir à point »", in Liber Amicorum Rik Deblauwe, KnopsPublishing, Herentals, 2018, p. 291

 

T: +32 2 700 10 15
E: caroline.docclo@loyensloeff.com