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Arnout Vaninbroukx


CMS DeBacker
Chaussée de La Hulpe 178
1170 Brussels
Languages Dutch, French, English

Counsel Arnout Vaninbroukx specialises in national and international corporate tax law, particularly in the context of domestic and cross-border transactions.

He advises companies operating in Belgium, whether SMEs or international groups, on corporation tax, VAT and customs duties, and represents them before the tax authorities for the negotiation of agreements or rulings in tax matters.

In addition to the administrative phase, Arnout handles tax litigation before the courts.

Arnout is the author of numerous publications on VAT and corporation tax.

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"The team, notably Olivier Querinjean and Arnout Vaninbroukx, work well together and are skilled in tax legal advice, and are also very diverse. The level of their expertise is excellent. Everything runs smoothly, transparently and easily. Olivier is always available."

Feedback from a client - Legal 500, 2023

Relevant experience

  • Advice to a major French provider of services to local authorities on the reorganization of its cash management system
  • Assistance to a major agri-food group on transfer pricing policy and integration of its activities
  • Advice to several insurance companies on W&I insurance policies covering risks related to business acquisitions
  • Assistance and representation in the VAT regularization of a Belgian company active in the food sector
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  • A. VANINBROUKX, “Cassatie begrenst zevenjarige verjaringstermijn in oud artikel 81bis WBTW”, T.F.R., 2014, afl. 463-464, 566.
  • A. VANINBROUKX, “Antwerps Hof van Beroep verduidelijkt recht op teruggaaf in de margeregeling”, T.F.R., 2013, afl. 439, 304.
  • A. VANINBROUKX, B. SPRIET & H. SYMOENS, “Wet en Duiding fiscale procedure en fiscaal strafrecht”, Larcier, 2013.
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  • 2009 - Solvay Brussels School, ULB - Belgium (Master's Degree in Tax Management)
  • 2007 - Bar admission (Brussels, Belgium)
  • 2007 - University of Leuven, KU Leuven - Belgium (Law Degree)
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