• Marco Zawar MBA/LLM (Tax)

Belgium - submission of CRS returns under CRS XML Schema 1.0 possible until November 15, 2020

The Belgium’s Federal Public Service of Finance (“BFPS”) announced that data transmission under the OECD Common Reporting Standard (“CRS”) using the OECD CRS XML Schema v1.0 will be accepted by BVPS until November 15, 2020.

To allow the technical transition to the OECD CRS XML Schema v2.0, the MyMinfinPRO portal is not available between November 16, 2020 and January 08, 2021.

From January 08, 2021 onwards, BFPS accepts CRS returns provided by Financial Institutions only under the OECD CRS XML Schema Version 2.0.

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