Belgium has a very open economy and offers a reliable environment for direct inbound investment. Because the country has a federal structure and is also subject to European regulations, decisions affecting the investment climate are taken at a variety of levels. Changes in corporation tax are making Belgium an increasingly interesting place. Other recent appealing measures include notional interest deduction, VAT grouping and patent income relief.
Belgium has had an attractive tax measure that gives equal treatment to equity and debt financing since 2007...Learn more
Before beginning trading as a Belgian VAT payer, businesses are generally required to file a "commencement of trading" declaration with the VAT office...Learn more
Companies, associations and organisations with a legal personality are subject to Belgian corporate income tax...Learn more