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Belgian Parliament Approves New Tax Treaty with Japan — Orbitax Tax News & Alerts

On 22 March 2018, the Belgian parliament approved the ratification of the new income tax treaty with Japan ({News-2016-10-14/T/3-previous coverage}). The treaty, signed 12 October 2016, will enter into force 30 days after the ratification instruments are exchanged and will apply from 1 January of the year following its entry into force. Once in force and effective, the treaty will replace the 1968 tax treaty between the two countries.