Foreign VAT Refunds Guide from Belgium

The following information details the requirements needed to be eligible for a VAT refund in Belgium. These include claimable expense types, the Belgium VAT rates and deadlines, as well as claiming periods.

What Expenses are Claimable for VAT Refund in Belgium?

0 %
Hotel & Accommodation
0 %
10 %
Conf, Trade Shows & Expo
0 %
Public Transport
0 %
10 %
Marketing Costs
10 %
Professional Fees
10 %
Car Rental
10 %
Training, Courses & Seminar

What Expenses are Claimable for VAT Refund in Belgium?

Belgium divides VAT rates into the following three categories:

Applies to most goods and services.
- The reduced VAT rate of 6% applies to food products, books, pharmaceutical products and hotel accommodation.
- The reduced VAT rate of 12% applies to restaurant services and renovation/repair of private homes.
- Belgium does have a zero VAT rate on some goods. Although no VAT is charged on these zero-rated goods, their sale must still be reported on your VAT return.

How to Get VAT Refunds from Belgium for Your Business?

VAT Refunds Guide for EU Companies
VAT Refunds Guide for Non-EU Companies

Frequently Asked Questions About Austria VAT Recovery

September 30 for all countries.

It can take up to 5 months depending on complexity of the claim.

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