Specialists in corporate law
Afschrift Lawyers specialise in domestic and international tax law, and law relating to white collar crime. The firm is represented in Brussels in Antwerp, Geneva, Luxembourg, Madrid and Tel Aviv. The firm chose the “boutique” status as it dedicates its entire activity to the sphere of tax law and financial criminal law.
Afschrift Lawyers defends all type of taxpayers in all type of disputes concerning taxes: corporate tax, individual income tax, taxation of non-residents, VAT, inheritance tax, registration duties and customs duties. The firm defends taxpayers by representing them in their disputes with tax authorities and before the courts at all levels, including the Supreme Court, the Court of Arbitration and the Council of State. Afschrift Lawyers also defends taxpayers undergoing criminal prosecution in tax and all other financial cases, both during the preliminary investigation stage and before the courts.
Furthermore, Afschrift Lawyers advises all type of taxpayer, natural or legal persons, both in Belgium and in other countries. The firm provides tax consultancy services concerning all existing tax matters including mergers and acquisitions and financial instruments and products. The firm is regularly consulted by listed and unlisted companies operating in the finance, real estate and commercial sectors. As a specialist, it mainly helps its clients in performing transactions, including the setting up of international financial packages that minimise tax costs while remaining legally compliant.