In previous news flashes we already informed you about the implementation of the UBO-register, the extension of the deadlines and the updates of the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ). In the UBO-register, all legal entities need to register their ultimate beneficial owners. The deadline for the registration is set at 30 September 2019. In the absence
Due to some technical maintenance on the server of the Belgian tax authorities, the electronic filing of the tax returns was not possible during the weekend. The Belgian tax authorities therefore decided to extend the filing deadline to Friday 3 October 2014 midnight.
In a recent court case (Court of Appeal of Ghent, 26 January 2014), the Belgian courts have ruled that the current practice of the tax authorities of providing different filing deadlines, depending by whom (the taxpayer or representative) or the manner of filing (on paper or electronically) is unconstitutional, as this violates the general principles