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Since the creation of our accounting and tax firm in Ophain, we have been providing day-to-day support to numerous professional clients: companies, self-employed people, start-ups and non-profit organisations. We are proud to be able to provide them with all of our expertise, whether it be for their accounting, taxation, VAT declaration or other tailor-made services.

In Belgium, as in other European countries, the laws governing accounting and corporate taxation are changing rapidly. In order to help you better understand and grasp all these new directives and to better understand the importance of up-to-date accounting, we offer you a few blog articles.

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ADVANCE CORPORATE TAX PAYMENTS 2021

If you expect to make a profit in 2021, it is strongly recommended that you make one or more advance tax payments in order to avoid a 6.75% increase in this tax. This recommendation is only valid for companies that are more than 3 years old. Indeed, there is no increase for start-up companies, namely […]

ALTERNATIVE COMPENSATION 2: EMPLOYER-SPECIFIC COSTS

Alternative compensation 2: employer-specific expenses In the event that the employee has to face professional expenses that are not reimbursed by expense notes, the employer may pay a monthly lump sum to his employee in order to cover such expenses. The lump sum is not subject to the tax withholding or social security contributions for […]

DÉDUCTION FISCALE DE VOTRE VOITURE DE SOCIÉTÉ EN 2020

A partir du 1er janvier 2020, la déduction fiscale d’un véhicule de société ne se fait plus sur base d’un taux par tranche de CO2, mais sur base d’une nouvelle formule bien moins avantageuse. Tout d’abord, le taux de déduction de 120% pour les voitures électriques passe à 100%.  Seuls les véhicules électriques, hybrides ou roulant […]

ALTERNATIVE REMUNERATION 1: MEAL VOUCHERS, ECOCHEQUES, GIFT VOUCHERS

In Belgium, workers’ wages are heavily taxed. The tax rate is already rising to 40% from an annual income of 12,990€ and quickly rises to 50% afterwards. This is why many employers are looking for lower-taxed alternatives for both their company and their employees. We begin this series of articles on alternative remunerations by cheques: […]

THE UTILITY VEHICLE AND THE IRS

The utility vehicle has many tax advantages over other vehicles. We take inventory of it in this article. First of all, it is important to know what the criteria are for the IRS to accept your vehicle’s utility qualification. The vehicle must meet the following conditions: It must be intended for the transport of goods […]

THE MANAGER’S CURRENT ACCOUNT

A current account is receivable when you owe money to your company, for example when you withdraw money from your business account or when your company pays private expenses. A current account is a creditor when your company owes you money. The most common case is the payment of professional expenses with private money. But […]

LE NOUVEAU CODE DES SOCIÉTÉS

Le nouveau code des sociétés est effectif depuis le 1er mai 2019.  Toutes les sociétés qui seront créées après cette date seront automatiquement régies par ce nouveau code.  Quelles sont les principales modifications par rapport au code des sociétés précédent et quel impact cela aura-t-il pour vous? 1. Les nouvelles formes de société Il ne […]

PAY LESS TAXES ON YOUR DIVIDENDS

If your company makes a profit, its general meeting may decide to pay a dividend to its shareholders. The normal tax rate for dividends in Belgium is 30% (with the exception of a small exempt amount, see below), one of the highest rates in the European Union, but it is possible to reduce this tax […]

INDÉPENDANT OU SOCIÉTÉ ?

De nombreuses personnes souhaitant lancer leur activité se posent très souvent la question de savoir s’il est plus avantageux de choisir un statut d’indépendant ou de directement créer une société. Il n’y a évidemment pas de réponse toute faite à cette question.  Les deux options présentent des avantages et des inconvénients et votre décision dépendra […]

CALCULER VOTRE ATN AUTO EN 2019

Comme vous le savez, l’utilisation privée de votre voiture de société vous oblige à déclarer un ATN (avantage de toute nature) qui sera ajouté à votre rémunération brute tous les mois pour le calcul de votre précompte professionnel. Cet ATN varie selon le prix catalogue du véhicule, son émission de CO2, son type de carburant […]

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