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Belgium > Tax Tier 1

Boutique firm Tiberghien is a market leader in comprehensive tax advice, covering all aspects of tax law for clients ranging from private individuals to multinational enterprises. Under the close guidance of Koen Morbée, Robin Minjauw leads the corporate tax team as well as the firm’s dedicated team for Belgian headquartered international corporations. Other notable names include Claudine Bodeux for real estate transactions and structuring; Stijn Vastmans for VAT; Emilie Van Goidsenhoven and Griet Vanden Abeele for private client and international estate planning; Vincent Vercauteren for income tax; and Alain Van Geel for family law-related tax matters. Tax procedural and criminal tax law specialist Christophe Dillen was promoted to partner in January 2023.

Practice head(s):

Koen Morbée; Robin Minjauw


‘The team is stellar in Belgium. One of the top go-to tax teams in the country.’

‘They have different experts in various subfields of tax which makes it comfortable to team up with them.’

‘Claudine Bodeux is knowledgeable and down-to-earth.’

‘Emilie Van Goidsenhoven delivers very technical and strong advice related to private client matters.’

‘Tiberghien offers top quality. We recommend the team for all complex tax matters.’

‘Robin Minjauw is an excellent tax lawyer, very intelligent but also charismatic. A pleasure to work with.’

‘Creative and pragmatic problem-solving: the team is capable of thinking out of the box and presenting creative solutions. Very good cross-border knowledge and a large international network. Very strong analytical abilities. A personal and committed approach.’

‘A full service law firm with real top experts. Different lawyers try to find multidisciplinary and creative solutions, taking into account a proper risk estimate. They propose proactively new solutions and contact us if there are new evolutions in a certain field of expertise.’

Work highlights

Tiberghien is an independent law firm specialized in all domains of taxation and family (property) law. Tiberghien is the largest tax practice at the Belgian bar, with 115 lawyers and regional offices in Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, Hasselt and Luxembourg.

The main asset of Tiberghien consists of a multidisciplinary, international and in-depth approach to tax. Tiberghien offers a full service, completing its tax advice with in house auxiliary services, such as tax compliance, legal advice in the area of civil, family and patrimonial law, transfer pricing, valuations, business modelling and legal economics.

Tiberghien advises family-owned businesses, international businesses, start-ups, banks, investment-, private equity- and pension funds, insurance companies, government bodies, non-profit organisations, universities and private clients. In more than 75% of the cases, clients rely on Tiberghien for multiple years as their main tax advisor.

Tiberghien intensively invests in academic contributions, the most reputed of these being the ‘Tiberghien Tax Law Manual’, which is published annually.

Department Name Email Telephone
Tax, Litigation, Family Patrimonial Law, Transfer Pricing Brussels office info@tiberghien.com +3227734000
Tax, Litigation, Family Patrimonial Law, Transfer Pricing Antwerp office info@tiberghien.com +3234432000
Tax, Litigation, Family Patrimonial Law, Transfer Pricing Ghent office info@tiberghien.com +3292659551
Tax, Litigation, Family Patrimonial Law, Transfer Pricing Hasselt office info@tiberghien.com +3211570013
Tax, Litigation, Family Patrimonial Law, Transfer Pricing Luxembourg office info@tiberghien.com +35227475111
Lawyers : 125
WTS Global
WSG (World Services Group)
IFA (International Fiscal Association)
BATL (Belgian Association of Tax Lawyers)
IBA (International Bar Association)
AIJA (Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats/International Association of Young Lawyers)
EPSG (Estate Planning Skill Group)
STEP (Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners)
ABA (American Bar Association)

Board : Koen Morbée (koen.morbee@tiberghien.com)
Board : Koen Van Duyse (koen.vanduyse@tiberghien.com)
Board : Alain Van Geel (alain.vangeel@tiberghien.com)
Board : Stijn Vastmans (stijn.vastmans@tiberghien.com)
Other offices : Antwerp
Other offices : Ghent
Other offices : Hasselt
Other offices : Luxembourg
  • Tax