Wim Panis

Wim Panis

Wim Panis has been with the Brussels office of Stibbe since 2002, providing swift, pragmatic and tailored tax advice for his diverse range of clients. Wim specializes in Belgian and international tax law, covering corporate taxation, VAT, registration tax and tax litigation. He has built up special expertise regarding indirect taxation (VAT, registration tax), real estate taxation and the tax status of public authorities. His experience also encompasses construction and real estate transactions, tax aspects of public entities and PPPs, software internet transactions, media tax shelter regimes and tax issues within the energy and utilities sector.

In 2008, Wim was awarded the prestigious biennial IFA reward for his article on tax avoidance in VAT matters. Furthermore, he is the author of several articles on VAT, real estate taxation and tax litigation. Mr. Panis is the author of Bloomberg BNA VAT Navigator's chapter on Belgium.

LL.M., Catholic University of Leuven (KUL)
Studied Tax Law at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management