Deloitte Legal - Lawyers

Tax Department

Belgium
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What the team is known for Highly regarded tax litigation practice, representing corporate clients at domestic and European level. Assists with tax investigations and advises on the taxation implications of corporate reorganisations. Additionally advises on VAT and European customs matters. Recent activity includes advising clients in the automobile industry on tax implications of supply chain models.

Strengths Clients highlight the team's expertise "in very specific tax matters," as well as valuing their "easy accessibility and quick responses."

Another interviewee concurs, noting that the lawyers have "very good tax knowledge and provide tailor-made assistance."

Work highlights Assisted an insurance-sector client with obtaining a tax ruling on exemption from VAT for its consulting and outsourcing business.

Notable practitioners

Annick Visschers heads the firm's contentious tax practice, advising on tax disputes relating to customs, inheritance and double taxation. She also represents clients in tax investigations.

Danny Stas is highly regarded for his expertise in VAT and real estate taxation, regularly advising on VAT rulings and compliance. Sources remark on his "good global overview and outlook on specific needs."

Luc De Broe is a highly experienced tax litigator, praised as "a very smart guy and good tax lawyer." He is also very well reputed for his academic work in the area.