Category: Belgium

Expat Communities in Belgium

EXPAT OPPORTUNITIES IN BELGIUM FOR TAX SPECIALISTS In today’s globalised and interconnected world, many people leave their homes to settle in a new city, country or even continent highlighting the requirement for more expat communities to welcome foreign professionals. The global world holds wider opportunities for expats however, many have second thoughts about relocating due […]

7 Reasons why Tax Expats should Live in Brussels

The city of Brussels is a beautiful and cosmopolitan city, whilst being an exceptionally popular choice for many current transfer pricing expats and those who are pondering a relocation to achieve their corporate tax career ambitions. From exquisite international tax career opportunities to incredible architecture and central hub to neighbouring cities, there are many reasons […]

A Guide for Tax Professionals Relocating to Belgium

Thanks to its central location, Belgium is the ideal place for ambitious tax professionals looking for tax jobs across Europe whether you’re currently in Spain, Poland, Germany, Netherlands or France. You may be a young professional looking to broaden your work experience or want to enjoy a different culture. Either way, Belgium could be the […]

Brussels Economy and Opportunities

Brussels has much more to offer than most expats can imagine. It plays host to millions of visitors each year. As the political capital of Europe, Brussels is home to EU institutions, international organizations, politicians, diplomats and civil servants. The city is also the capital of Belgium, which explains the numerous museums, beautiful parks, architecture […]

Doing business in Belgium – A summary

BACKGROUND TO BUSINESS IN BELGIUM Despite its relatively moderate size, Belgium is a major hub for global enterprise and has the 11th largest GDP in Europe making this region an attractive city for doing business within the tax industry. It is one of the EU’s smaller countries, however, a population of 11m makes it one of […]

Utilising the Expat Community in Brussels

LIFESTYLE AND DIVERSITY WITHIN BRUSSELS Brussels – the capital of Belgium, is an extremely diverse, multicultural and international city. The first language in the city is French, followed by Dutch and English. Around 70% of the Brussels population is made up of Belgium nationals. The city is bilingual; English is becoming extremely common to hear […]

Kingpin’s Guide to The Cost of Living in Brussels

Belgium’s strategic location in the European Union makes it both a strong economic and political centre that attracts many expats each year. For those considering relocating to Brussels, we’ve put together a cost of living guide to help you analyse the costs and evaluate whether the move is feasible for your upcoming career move. We also […]

Finding Accommodation in Brussels

RELOCATING TO BRUSSELS It’s an exciting time for expats to be contemplating a relocation to Brussels and finding accommodation is one of the most important factors to take into consideration. With the city being the hub for all Brexit and tax discussions, it is the perfect place for international tax professionals. Kingpin International have put […]

International Schooling in Brussels

Plenty of Choices The capital of Belgium and essentially the capital of the European Union, Brussels is a city represented by a host of different cultures and nationalities. Due to this diversity, along with the number of large enterprises and government offices based in the city, there are a variety of international schools for children […]