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Average Refund: €2300

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Did you know that Belgium has one of the highest tax rates in Europe? If you have worked in Belgium, you could be eligible to claim back a substantial tax refund.

Belgian tax refunds for sailors

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People sailing under the Belgian flag are usually taxed as single tax payers even if they have family in their home country. Taxback.com can review your individual circumstances to check if you’re due to claim a Belgian tax refund. You could be entitled to get tax back from Belgium for a number of reasons including if:


  • You worked in Belgium during the whole calendar year
  • Your annual income is under the tax-free allowance
  • Your Belgian income is more than 75% of your annual worldwide income
  • Your spouse has no or insignificant income
  • You have children under the age of 18

The average Belgian tax refund is €2,300

Belgian tax refunds can be surprisingly lucrative so if you’ve ever worked on a Belgian ship, it’s worth checking what you’re owed. We can file your Belgian tax return and make sure you get any tax that you’ve overpaid. We will also check if you can avail of any additional tax relief or deductions. Best of all, it’s free to find out what you’re owed so contact us today.
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Useful Tax Info for Sailors

  • The Belgian tax year runs from 1st January to 31st December
  • The amount of tax back depends on how long you worked in Belgium and how much you earned
  • If you incurred expenses through your work, you could be entitled to a bigger tax refund
  • The average tax refund for Belgian sailors is €2300
  • It’s free to find out how much tax back you’re owed

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