VAT rates fall under the framework of the VAT directive of 28th November 2006. Because VAT has not been harmonised at the European level, every year the European Commission publishes the official list of VAT rates applied in each member country. You will find below the list of VAT rates for 2018.
Any company established in the European Union which does not conduct taxable operations in Belgium can recover its Belgian VAT, deductible as business expenses. To assist our clients in handling these administrative procedures, we have prepared an article which summarises the factors to be taken into account to submit a VAT refund request in Belgium.