Belgium

BELGIUM - Civil Law (Napoleanic Code)
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Belgium taxes

This article explains the tax laws in Belgium, you have to know about taxation for a SPRL/BVBA which is the most common company type in Belgium.

Belgium does not imposes a tax on income made internationally differently than if it were attached to local operations. Theheadline estimated rate for income earned abroad, from our research, but seek professional advice, is 0%. Belgium doesn't have major incentives to transfer in foreign earned profits remitted back. Taxes are quite low in Belgium because the headline corp. tax rateis 33%. This ranks Belgium as 159th overall in terms of corp. taxation rate internationally. . .

The valued added tax rate in Belgium is 21.00%, which ranks Belgium as 159th overall with regards to VAT globally. In terms of other taxation, an employer will contribute 3,479.00% to the equivalent of a social security fund and an employee will contribute 13.07%. The overall complexity of the tax system is low. This is measured by average time to comply with a country's labor tax requirements is as it is 40hours. Contributing to this is the number of yearly labor tax payments, which is 2 in BE.

Thin capitalization restrictions are not in play. This refers to any sort of restrictions on given company with respect todebt-to-asset ratios. A dividend is payments of an earnings of the business, passed by by the board, to a particular class of shareholders.Dividends can be either cash payments, shares of stock, or other property. The capital gains taxation rate in BEis 0%. A capital gains tax is levied on the profits that a corporation or natural person realizes when he or she sells sells a capital asset for a price that is higher than the purchase price.

The interest witholding rate is estimated at 0Which means that the tax authorities expects companies to pay tax on at least 0 of payments abroad for interest payments. The dividends witholding rate is 0This should be interpreted usually that the relevant tax authorities expects relevant legal entities to automatically withhold 0 of payments offshore for on dividend payments. The royalties witholding rate 0 This means that the tax authorities expects to withold 0 of payments abroad on royalty payments.
There is no known tax on wealth in Belgium. There are inheritance taxes in Belgium placed on an estate. There are frequently implemented research and development tax relief in this country.

The above is not tax or legal advice for your particular facts and circumstance. Incorporations.io can to reference you to an expert in Belgium who can answer all your questions. Click incorporate now if you are in a hurry, or press the free consultation button above.

It takes approximately 20 hours to file and prepare documents for a Belgium Civil Law (Napoleanic Code).
The corporate tax is approximately 33% which is 159 in the world.

Owners of a company in Belgium are not allowed to carry back a loss and may be allowed to carry forward a loss for 100 years.

The vat rate in Belgium is 21% which ranks 153 in the world.

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RND credit
Wealth tax
Estate tax
Transfer taxes
Asset taxes
Capital duties
118Tax treaties
0%Offshore Tax
33%Corp rate
-Loss carryback years
20Corporate time
21%VAT rate
0%Capital gains
2017AEOI planned

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Belgium Tax Treaties

CountryTypeDate signed
Antigua and Barbuda
TIEA2009-12-07
Hong Kong
DTC 2003-12-10
Malaysia
DTC 1973-10-24
Gabon
DTC 1993-01-14
Ecuador
DTC 1996-12-18
Oman
DTC 2008-12-16
Sweden
DTC 1991-02-05
Turkmenistan
DTC 1987-12-17
Poland
DTC 2001-08-20
Philippines
DTC 1976-10-02
Spain
DTC 1995-06-14
Germany
DTC 1967-04-11
Romania
DTC 1996-03-04
Albania
DTC 2002-11-14
Tajikistan
DTC 1987-12-17
Ukraine
DTC 1996-05-20
Thailand
DTC 1978-10-16
France
DTC 1964-03-10
Argentina
DTC 1996-06-12
Portugal
DTC 1969-07-16
Morocco
DTC 1972-05-04
South Africa
DTC 1995-02-01
Senegal
DTC 1987-09-29
Hungary
DTC 1982-07-19
Kazakhstan
DTC 1998-04-16
United Arab Emirates
DTC 1996-09-30
Uganda
DTC 2007-07-27
Singapore
DTC 2006-11-06
Czech Republic
DTC 1996-12-16
Russia
DTC 1995-06-16
South Korea
DTC 1977-08-29
Denmark
DTC 1969-10-16
Malta
DTC 1974-06-28
Serbia
DTC 1980-11-21
Saint Lucia
TIEA2009-12-07
Anguilla
TIEA2010-09-24
Finland
DTC 1976-05-18
Macedonia
DTC 1980-11-21
Turkey
DTC 1987-06-02
Japan DTC 1968-03-28
Austria
DTC 1971-12-29
Ghana
DTC 2005-06-14
India
DTC 1993-04-26
Latvia
DTC 1999-04-21
Bulgaria
DTC 1988-10-25
Mexico
DTC 1992-11-24
Bahamas
TIEA2009-12-07
Brazil
DTC 1972-06-23
New Zealand
DTC 1981-09-15
China
DTC 2009-10-07
San Marino
DTC 2005-12-21
Cyprus
DTC 1996-05-14
Kosovo
DTC 1980-11-21
United Kingdom
DTC 1987-06-01
Macao
DTC 2006-06-19
Qatar
DTC 2007-11-06
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
TIEA2009-12-07
Azerbaijan
DTC 2004-05-18
Bangladesh
DTC 1990-10-18
Croatia
DTC 2003-06-02
Aruba
TIEA2014-04-24
Australia
DTC 1977-10-13
Greece
DTC 2004-05-25
Luxembourg
DTC 1970-09-17
Mauritius
DTC 1995-07-04
Isle of Man
DTC 2009-07-16
Venezuela
DTC 1993-04-22
Ireland
DTC 1970-06-24
Monaco
TIEA2009-07-15
Moldova
DTC 1987-12-17
Canada
DTC 2002-05-23
Bermuda
TIEA2013-04-11
Rwanda
DTC 2007-04-16
Grenada
TIEA2010-03-18
Uzbekistan
DTC 1996-11-14
Lithuania
DTC 1998-11-26
Bahrain
DTC 2007-11-04
Chile
DTC 2007-12-06
Pakistan
DTC 1980-03-17
Tunisia
DTC 2004-10-07
Indonesia
DTC 1997-09-16
Estonia
DTC 1999-11-05
Saint Kitts and Nevis
TIEA2009-12-18
Mongolia
DTC 1995-09-26
Montenegro
DTC 1980-11-21
Andorra
TIEA2009-10-23
Jersey
DTC 2014-03-13
Israel
DTC 1972-07-13
Georgia
DTC 2000-12-14
Slovenia
DTC 1998-06-22
Italy
DTC 1983-04-29
Sri Lanka
DTC 1983-02-03
Cayman Islands
TIEA2014-04-24
Egypt
DTC 1991-01-03
Kyrgyzstan
DTC 1987-12-17
United States
DTC 2006-11-27
Kuwait
DTC 1990-03-10
Iceland
DTC 2000-05-23
Gibraltar
TIEA2009-12-16
Bosnia and Herzegovina
DTC 1980-11-21
Vietnam
DTC 1996-02-28
Belize
TIEA2009-12-29
Norway
DTC 1988-04-14
Uruguay
DTC 2013-08-23
Algeria
DTC 1991-12-15
Seychelles
DTC 2006-04-27
Dominica
TIEA2010-02-26
Guernsey
TIEA2014-04-24
Nigeria
DTC 1989-11-20
Netherlands
DTC 2001-06-05
Liechtenstein
TIEA2009-11-10
Montserrat
TIEA2010-02-16
Slovakia
DTC 1997-01-15
Armenia
DTC 2001-06-07
Belarus
DTC 1995-03-07
Ivory Coast
DTC 1977-11-25
Switzerland
DTC 1978-08-28
Taiwan
DTC 2004-10-13

Country Info

National Flag of
Königreich Belgien (deu)
Royaume de Belgique (fra)
Koninkrijk België (nld)
Currency
EUR
Area Code
+32
Capital
Brussels
Region
Western Europe
Native Languages
German
French
Dutch