As a consequence of the federal budget agreement, the Belgian government has decided to adapt the existing special tax regime for foreign executives with a new tax regime that will enter into force on January 1, 2022.
Following the COVID-19 outbreak and the recently imposed lockdown, companies might find themselves in precarious circumstances hindering the organization of physical board meetings and the annual general meeting of shareholders.
As you probably noticed the number of cyber attacks has increased the recent months. Last weekend the residential care centre in Willebroek was the target and earlier this month the manufacturing company Picanol was severely impacted.
Sustainability becomes increasingly important and reporting on ESG (environmental, social and governance) becomes mandatory in the Management report to underline transparently the continuity of the businesses. A common standard is launched by the European Commission under the name of CSRD.