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The profit premium for employees: attractive remuneration and easy to implement

The Program Act of December 25, 2017 introduces the 'profit premium for employees' that allows companies to allocate part of their profits to their employees in a simple and flexible way.

European Court of Justice on the application of the simplified triangulation scheme

On April 19, 2018 the European Court of Justice  ruled on the application conditions of the simplified triangulation scheme in the case ‘Firma Hans Bühler KG’ (C-580/16).

Do not forget your Country-by-country notification before March 31, 2018!

Belgium has implemented new Transfer Pricing documentation rules for accounting years beginning on or after 1 January 2016.

HMRC initiative "Making Tax Digital” – Are your UK VAT processes ready?

With the aim to make HMRC into a “world leading, digital tax authority”, all organisations with a turnover above the VAT registration threshold (£85.000) will have to:

Ruling commission limits the use of listed warrants and options on bevek/sicav

In view of the high (para) tax burden on cash incentives in Belgium, both for employees and employers, often less expensive alternatives are sought.

Brexit: indirect taxes update

One of our colleagues Robert Marchant, Partner and Head of Corporate VAT of Crowe Horwath London, wrote a note on Brexit implications for businesses:

What are the latest developments?

Peter Empsten joins Crowe Horwath Vanhuynegem Associates

Crowe Horwath Vanhuynegem Associates is proud to announce that Peter Empsten has joined its office as Head of VAT as of 2 January 2018.

Corporate tax reform – what is in it for international groups of companies?

Corporate tax reform is now included in draft legislation which will likely be enacted before the end of this year.  We can therefore not rule out the possibility that some items will be amended.