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Regionalising target group policy: Decree of the Brussels government published

The government of the Brussels-Capital Region was willing to make use of its authority to implement its own target group policy.

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Regionalising target group policy: proposals and actions

The target group policy in Belgium is being regionalised in the framework of the Sixth State Reform.
Flanders is the first to launch three of its own target group reductions, starting on 1 July 2016. Employees recruited after this date fall under the new target group policy. Read more

What to look out for when employing a student in the summer holidays

What to look out for when employing a student in the summer holidays

Student employees are authorised to work in Belgium for a limited period each year. Employing students can be interesting for employers as a lower rate of social security is charged on their wages. Read more

Salary indexation JC 200

Salary indexation JC 200

Each year in January, there is an index adjustment of the salaries for the employees resorting under JC 200.

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Tax shift in Belgium for employers and employees

Tax shift in Belgium for employers and employees

Payroll provider Pro-Pay made a summary of the tax shift that will be implemented in Belgium as from 2016. Labour costs are set to decrease while consumption will be more heavily taxed. The key changes include lower employers’ social security contributions, higher social security reductions for new employers, tax rate cuts for employees,…

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