• Explanation on the new European rules for short selling

    Friday, January 11, 2013 - 12:46
    Since 1 November 2012 the European short selling regulation is applicable. Short selling is an investment tactic. If you have important short positions on companies or public bodies and these shares or public debt instrument drop in value, you should from now on report this to the Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA). You should also report short positions in companies when exceeding certain thresholds.
  • Last chance to regularize?

    Friday, January 11, 2013 - 12:44
    In the past the government gave 'fiscal sinners' the opportunity to clear themselves through the voluntary disclosure procedure. In 2005 a legal possibility for a fiscal regularization was introduced. This system will be modified by the 2013 budget and abolished afterwards.
  • VAT and issuing invoices

    Friday, January 11, 2013 - 12:43
    The VAT landscape has recently been redesigned significantly. There is the introduction of the cash register (which will after all only take place in 2014). Also there is a (r)evolution concerning invoicing. Time to highlight the changes.

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