Axel Haelterman is a leading tax practitioner in Belgium, acting on major national and international transactional, advisory and contentious matters.
He has a broad-ranging practice, advising corporate clients, financial institutions, investment banks and public authorities on Belgian and international tax issues, including financial instruments, bank taxation, international acquisition structures and structured finance.
Axel is also recognised for his expertise in complex tax litigation (with landmark tax decisions).
He is regularly consulted by the Belgian Parliament, federal government and regional governments on a variety of issues, including the drafting of new tax legislation and European and constitutional issues. This hands-on experience gives him a unique perspective.
Axel is fluent in Dutch, French, English and German.