Attorney at law - Local Partner Loyens & Loeff Belgium

Marc Dhaene

Marc is a member of Loyens & Loeff’s General Tax Practice Group in Belgium. He is also a member of the German Desk.

Marc Dhaene

About Marc Dhaene

He provides assistance at every stage in the resolution process from audit examination to tax appeals and, where necessary, tax litigation. Furthermore, Marc’s practice covers a broad range of international and domestic corporate tax issues such as inward investments, holding and financing structures, corporate restructuring (including cross-border reorganisations), transfer pricing, tax treaty issues, withholding tax requirements, corporate and structured finance projects and mergers and acquisitions.

Marc is also member of the Belgian Tax Controversy and Litigation team. He provides assistance at every stage of the resolution process from audit examination to tax appeals and if necessary, tax litigation. Marc acts frequently on behalf of the taxpayer in negotiations with the Belgian Revenue Services, especially the special Tax Investigation Brigade. He also has considerable experience in handling Alternative Dispute Resolution processes, i.e. ruling requests and advance pricing agreements.

Marc has written extensively on tax related subjects and has given several lectures and seminars on various aspects of corporate tax law such as the Belgian holding regime, transfer pricing, anti-abuse provisions, undervaluation of assets, tax treatment of partnership structures and tax treatment of mergers.

Marc is a Lecturer at Vrije Universiteit Brussel and has been a member of the Brussels Bar since 1998.


Marc holds a Law degree from KU Leuven (Belgium, 1997). He further specialised in Tax Law at Vlaamse Economische Hogeschool (Brussels, Belgium, 1998) and company law at Katholieke Universiteit Brussel (Belgium, 1998).


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