Mobiliteitsbudget

Green light for the mobility budget!

The agreement in principle on the mobility budget has now been converted into a draft text and approved by the Council of Ministers at first reading. The mobility budget will coexist with the recently introduced mobility allowance.

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Nieuwe procedure btw-bouwaangifte

New procedure for VAT building declaration

A recent amendment of the law removes the traditional VAT building declaration that a client has to submit when building or renovating.

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Subsidiesteun

Obtaining subsidy support for companies in 'Degraded Zones' becomes easier

SMEs and large companies investing in a defined assistance zone can obtain a temporary exemption of 25% from the payment of withholding tax on earned income in specific industry zones

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Optionele BTW verhuur

VAT and property rental final?

After an agreement in principle was reached within the government in March of this year on the introduction of an optional VAT letting system, a final bill has now been drafted.

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registratiebelasting

Reduced rate of 6% registration tax benefit through refund

Since 1 June 2018,

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registration service provider

Mandatory registration for company service providers as from 1 September

As of 1 September 2018, service providers to companies will be obliged to register in advance with the Federal Public Service Economy. This registration is subject to a number of additional conditions.

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meeting

Investing in shares that are exempt from capital gains tax: it is still possible!

In the context of the corporate tax reform, an additional condition has been added in order to benefit from an exempt capital gain on shares.

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An extra gift for shareholders: a tax-free dividend!

An extra gift for shareholders: a tax-free dividend!

Since the summer agreement, as from 1 January 2018, every shareholder can reclaim the withholding tax that he has paid on dividends from shares up to a maximum of 640 euros via the annual tax return.

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Fiscus agrees to lower valuation benefit for free property!

Fiscus agrees to lower valuation benefit for free property!

Two judgments of the Court of Appeal (Ghent and Antwerp) have shown that the distinction between the free provision of a dwelling by a natural person or a legal person when calculating the benefit is unconstitutional. 

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The new inheritance law

The new inheritance law: what about a donation with reservation of usufruct?

A gift with a reservation of usufruct is a very popular means of succession planning.

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Belgian tax reform

The new Belgian Corporate Income Tax Reform

The reformed corporation tax has been in force since 1 January 2018. This reform will also involve many changes for entrepreneurs.

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Nexia Day - 13 september 2017

VGD has been a member of Nexia International for many years now... 

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