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The innovation income deduction (IID)

For several years, the Patent Income Deduction (PID) was the benchmark for tax incentives for innovation. Now it is called the Innovation Income Deduction (IID). The IID incorporates several new features that are fundamental to benefiting from it.

Taxation serving to boost innovation

This document explains the latest developments in this area, the main principles involved and the right questions to ask yourself.

Act now and prepare your future

Act now and prepare your future

How do you create the potential for a successful future? Certainly by making the best use of your circumstances in relation to innovation and R&D. But each situation is unique, requiring a specific approach and expertise. So don't launch yourself into this...

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Does Belgium offer tax incentives for innovation?

Does Belgium offer tax incentives for innovation?

Belgium remains one of the most generous countries in terms of R&D. Among its incentives are the partial exemption from payment of the researchers' withholding tax (PPTE) and the innovation income deduction (IID). The money is available, but it is up to companies...

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Is R&D a priority in your company?

Is R&D a priority in your company?

The level of R&D is a real driver of economic performance. Taxation plays a key role in this, being a powerful tool to support companies. Thanks to an attractive tax system, R&D spending in Belgium between 2007 and 2017 exceeded the European average. But are...

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Our scientists and tax specialists will assist you all the way

From identifying eligible projects, right through to obtaining reductions in corporation tax. Our experts will also ensure that your business optimises its Innovation Income Deductions.