Soetaert Advocaten
Soetaert Advocaten

Tax

GENERAL TAX PRACTICE

We provide tax advice and support to Belgian and foreign companies, their shareholders and directors, as well as to local entrepreneurs and private individuals in relation to income tax, VAT, registration duties, gift duties, inheritance tax, international taxation and local and regional taxes.

ACQUISITIONS AND RESTRUCTURINGS

We provide tax advice and support on the development and implementation of acquisitions (share transfers and acquisition of assets), structuring and documentation of (pre-acquisition) corporate restructurings. (such as mergers and de-mergers).

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL EMPLOYMENT

We advise on the tax-related aspects of national and international employment and on tax efficient remuneration.

REAL ESTATE

We advise on the tax-related aspects of real estate transactions, such as sale/purchase of immovable property (rights), structuring of real estate investments, divestments and spin-offs of real estate and acquisition, ownership and sale of private real estate investments abroad.

ESTATE AND SUCCESSION PLANNING

We provide tax advice on the structuring and succession of family businesses, private property, on pre-nup or cohabitation contracts, gifts, inheritance and wills.

TAX LITIGATION

We have considerable experience in dealing with tax investigations and disputes with the Belgian tax authorities.