Outstanding issues concerning the shortening of notice periods in the
context of the unemployment with company allowance system and the
reimbursement of the activation indemnity have finally been resolved
The transfer of competence for fiscal matters to the Regions has led to
two measures which could have a major impact on Belgian non-residents.
Firstly, the category "non-residents with accommodation" is abolished
and, secondly, the so-called "localisation rules" become important.
On 6 June 2014, the Belgian Official Gazette published an Act allowing
the reversal of the presumption that the exercise of a mandate in a
company or even an association results in an obligation to subject the
individual concerned to the social security regime for independent
workers. A Royal Decree specifies how.