Nicolas is a member of Loyens & Loeff’s General Tax Practice Group and of the Family Owned Business & Private Wealth Team in Belgium. He is also a member of the Automotive Team in Belgium.
About Nicolas Bertrand
Nicolas advises family owned companies on a wide range of international and domestic corporate tax issues including (crossborder) corporate restructurings, double tax treaty matters, mergers and acquisitions, holding and financing structures, real estate, IP structures, or private equity partnerships.
His experience extends to advising high net worth individuals on wealth structuring, wealth optimisation techniques and inheritance planning, as well as on the fiscal consequences of immigration and emigration.
Another of his particular areas of expertise is the taxation of savings income and insurance contracts, as well as income from investment funds.
In addition, he is experienced in handling tax audits and tax disputes including negotiating settlements (ruling requests) with the Belgian tax authorities.
He is a regular speaker at conferences on tax matters.
Nicolas has been a member of the Brussels Bar since 2003.
Nicolas holds a Law degree and a Master in Tax Law from the Université libre de Bruxelles (Belgium, 2002 and 2003).