Belgian Government Announces 2007 Budget Tax Measures
In his October 17 State of the Union address in the Chamber of Deputies (the lower house of Parliament), Belgian Prime Minister Guy Verhofstadt presented the federal government's policy statement and outlined new tax measures proposed for the 2007 budget. The policy document and 2007 budget have been officially endorsed by the Cabinet. The government is now preparing the texts, which are expected to be submitted to Parliament in early November.
Prime Minister Announces New Tax Measures in Budget, Tax Notes International, 6 November 2006, p. 423