European Commission extends Temporary Framework for State aid measuresPublished on 07/04/2020 by Jean-François Kinet
On April 3, 2020, the European Commission extended the Temporary Framework for State aid measures to support the economy in the current COVID-19 outbreak with an additional five measures, including targeted support in the form of deferral of tax payments and suspension of social security contributions.
Government increases bonification of corporate tax prepayments made during Q3 and Q4Published on 06/04/2020 by Jean-François Kinet
In response to the Covid-19 outbreak, the Belgian and regional governments have taken several measures in the past weeks to mitigate the financial and economic effects of the temporary lock down. The latest measure of the federal government relates to corporate tax prepayments.
European Commission adopts Temporary Framework for State aid measuresPublished on 23/03/2020 by Jean-François Kinet
On March 19, 2020, following consultation with EU Member States, the European Commission adopted a Temporary Framework for State aid measures to support the economy in the current COVID-19 outbreak. The Framework sets out temporary State aid measures that the European Commission considers compatible with the EU internal market and that can be approved rapidly upon notification by each Member State.
Circular letter on transfer pricing releasedPublished on 26/02/2020 by Jean-François Kinet
On February 25, 2020, the Belgian tax administration released a final version of the Circular letter on Transfer Pricing, which sets out the positions of the Belgian tax administration on multiple items stemming from ongoing BEPS developments.