Finance
Expatica's guides for all you need to know about: rss
Taxes in Belgium

Belgian tax guide: Understanding taxes in Belgium for foreigners

16 comments

A guide to Belgian taxes with up-to-date information on Belgian tax rates, VAT, exemptions and taxes in Belgium for foreigners, plus other payable taxes in Belgium.

Banks in Belgium

Opening a bank account in Belgium

1 comment

Find out the requirements to open a bank account in Belgium, either from Belgium or by opening a bank account online as a non-resident. Which is the best bank in Belgium for you?

Belgian pensions

A guide to Belgian pensions and your entitlements

1 comment

Who can claim a pension in Belgium? This guide explains pension rates, who is entitled, taking early retirement and managing your pension in Belgium.

Insurance in Belgium

Insurance in Belgium – what Belgian insurance do you need?

5 comments

What insurance in Belgium do expats need? This guide explains travel, health, home, life and car insurance in Belgium, and which Belgian insurance is mandatory.

Taxes in Belgium

Taxes for freelancers, self-employed and corporations in Belgium

1 comment

If you work in Belgium as a freelancer, self-employed worker or company owner, you must register to pay Belgian corporate tax and social security. This guide explains corporate tax rates in Belgium.

Current trends in the job market in Belgium

0 comments

The doors are opening for job-seeking expats in Belgium, where the job vacancy rate is rising and the unemployment rate is dropping—and where talent is still in high demand.

Belgian bank guide: Banking in Belgium for foreigners

3 comments

This Belgian bank guide explains banking in Belgium for foreigners, from choosing a bank in Belgium and opening a Belgian bank account to getting a debit, visa or credit card in Belgium.

inheritance tax belgium

Expat guide to inheritance tax in Belgium, inheritance law and drawing a la...

0 comments

Inheritance tax in Belgium can apply to worldwide assets; find out if your assets or real estate are subject to Belgian inheritance law and what Belgian inheritance tax you are liable to pay.

Transferring a pension

UK pension transfers for expatriates

0 comments

Chartered Financial Planner Russell Hammond, APFS MSCI, expands on some of the issues affecting expatriates when transferring UK pensions. One of very few advisers providing advice to expatriates holding the coveted ‘Chartered’ title, Hammond is non-commission based and operates exclusively on a fee-only...

How to make QROPS work for you

How to make QROPS work for you

3 comments

Chartered Financial Planner Russell Hammond, APFS MSCI, expands on some key points about QROPS and how QROPS can be best managed to work for you. One of very few advisers to expatriates holding the coveted ‘Chartered’ title, Hammond is non-commission based and operates exclusively on a fee-only basis....

TorFX - Emigration Focus

Emigration focus: moving money when moving abroad

0 comments

When it comes to making a fresh start in a new country, knowing where to start planning the move can be a bit daunting. The best way to approach the mammoth list of tasks, including money transfers, is to take them one at a time.

Double taxation treaty

Tax on savings and investments in Belgium

0 comments

Planning to invest and save for your future while in Belgium? Here is our helpful guide for expats on the Belgian tax on savings income, Belgium’s tax on investment income and other important information about shares, capital gains tax and speculation tax in Belgium.

Brexit currency impact

Brexit and its strong impact on currency exchange rates

0 comments

The monumental Brexit has yielded political, cultural and also economical consequences. Here we explain how the UK's vote to leave the EU has led to significant Brexit currency impacts like lower currency exchange rates and the British pound devaluation.

Best way to transfer money internationally

The best ways to transfer money internationally

13 comments

To find the best way to transfer money internationally, it’s important to understand the fees, exchange rates and speed of different transfer options.

Expat money matters: How to protect your cash

Expat money matters: How to protect your cash

0 comments

Getting your finances in proper order before relocating overseas is vital to achieve happiness and be rid of any worries in your new home.



Expatica Offers