Even companies have cross border tax issues and while their accountants and tax advisers can help them with most of their domestic tax questions, cross border tax questions require specialised advice.
We give advice to overseas companies that come to do business in Belgium, helping them find the most tax efficient way of operating and choosing between a representation office, a fully-fledged office or a subsidiary.
Belgium has always been working hard at presenting itself as an optimal location for holding companies, licensing companies, … However, the implementation of the OECD’s Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project means that many of its competitive tax advantages are scaled down.
No company exists on its own. Behind every company, there is a shareholder, a family, an investor or an investment fund with its own investors.