Dear Friend of the Chamber,
The objectives of the British Chamber of Commerce for Luxembourg are to follow and influence developments in the economic and business world in Luxembourg affecting members’ interests, and so contribute to making Luxembourg an attractive place to do business. The Tax and Legal groups of the BCC address key issues in their sectors to corporate and individual members through a number of events, and seek to raise awareness and influence decision makers as to the issues of concern to the BCC membership.
The purpose of the BCC Tax and Legal Newsletters is to provide additional regular bimonthly updates of key Tax and Legal developments in Luxembourg that may be relevant to your business. The present newsletters issued by member firms of the Tax and Legal groups cover the period from September-October 2018. If you deem that another person within your organisation should receive this email, please let us know. If you wish to unsubscribe please contact the BCC Secretariat by email to email@example.com.
Allen & Overy:
Elvinger Hoss Prussen:
European Commission conclusion that the tax rulings issued by the Luxembourg Tax Administration to McDonald’s do not constitute state aid:
– Overview of the 2018 VAT changes in Luxembourg
– Outcome of ECOFIN meeting of 2 October 2018
– New approach suggested for input VAT recovery of branches (AG’s opinion on Morgan Stanley)
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Luxembourg City, May 24, 2023 – The British Chamber of Commerce for Luxembourg is delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Notter as its new Chairman. With a proven track record of leadership and a deep understanding of the Luxembourg business landscape, Notter brings a wealth of experience to the role, positioning the chamber for continued growth and success. As Chairman, Andrew will play a pivotal role in advancing the Chamber's mission to follow and influence developments in the economic and business world in Luxembourg affecting members’ interests, contributing to making Luxembourg an attractive place for British business and Britain an attractive place for Luxembourg business, at the same time promoting and strengthening business ties between the two nations, maximising opportunities, and navigating potential challenges.
The Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive, the missing piece of the EU Sustainable Finance Action Plan puzzle, aims to channel finance into sustainable projects. A roundtable held on Tuesday evening with Thomas Göricke from Elvinger Hoss Prussen and Hakan Lucius from the European Investment Bank and moderated by Vanessa Müller from EY Luxembourg highlighted that sustainability standards and norms are coming quickly but in phases.
Baker McKenzie Luxembourg signs The Diversity Charter Lëtzebuerg. Baker McKenzie Luxembourg, a renowned global law firm, has taken a significant step toward promoting diversity and inclusivity by signing The Diversity Charter Lëtzebuerg on May 23rd 2023.