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21 April 2018 / news

Flanders allows the partial generation skip

The region of Flanders is the first region to align their inheritance and tax legislation with the new civil inheritance law that has been introduced by the federal government.

In the same legislation Flanders introduces the partial generation leap as a brand new tool to transfer family assets without gift and/or inheritance taxes to the 3rd generation.

Saskia Lust, partner of our Family Owned Business & Private Wealth practice, shares her expert views on this new legislation in L’Echo.

Read the article (in French) by clicking here.

Guidelines regarding waiver of penalties in Belgian VAT matters!

If a taxable person violates Belgian VAT rules, even by simple omission, he will be required to pay the VAT that was not accounted for. read more

CJEU further clarifies key concepts of data protection law

On 10 July 2018, the EU Court of Justice ruled in a case relating to the data processing activities of the Jehovah’s Witnesses Community. read more

Belgian rules on use of surveillance cameras revised

This newsflash discusses the main provisions of the revised Belgian Camera Act. read more