Setting-up in Luxembourg: Tax, Accounting, HR / Payroll, Regulatory

18 June 2019

This training is open to every new entrepreneur / start-up / company willing to understand applicable regulations on Tax, Accounting, HR / Payroll and on Financial Services (if applicable); in particular, the training focuses on reports and deadlines towards authorities / relevant external entities.


1. Section tax

  • Relevant authorities / external entities
  • Prerequisites for the setup of a company
  • Direct tax
  • Indirect tax

2. Section Accounting

  • Relevant authorities / external entities
  • Legal framework
  • Standard chart of account (SCA) and Luxgaap
  • SCA and notes to the annual accounts
  • SCA and management report
  • Closing requirements upon commercial law
  • CSSF fees (if applicable)

3. Section HR/Payroll

  • Relevant authorities / external entities
  • Employees’ registration
  • Payroll processing
  • Recurring / on-going tasks (social security, health insurance, withholding tax, tax-year-end, income tax return requirements,…)
  • Off boarding and retirement

4. Other regulations

  • Data protection and privacy
Come along and get first-hand insights from our speakers
Lionel Gendarme Partner - Advisory Services, Grant Thornton Luxembourg – Extensive experience in various projects in the banking and financial sector, often overseeing activities relating to data protection – Data Protection Officer of Grant Thornton Luxembourg
Jean-Philippe Franssen Partner - Payroll & Personal Tax, Grant Thornton Luxembourg – Broad experience in assisting clients on all aspects that relate to payroll, social security as well as labour law issues – Expert on all tax items relating to international employment
Ralph Bourgnon Partner - Tax & Accounting, Grant Thornton Luxembourg – Extensive experience in advising private and institutional clients and strong expertise in areas such as accounting services, business consulting and local as well as international tax

Register for this training

Date: 18 June 2019, from 8.30 am to 5.30 pm

Place: Grant Thornton | 13 rue de Bitbourg | L-1273 Luxembourg

Price: 550,- EUR excl. VAT per trainee (possible discount for multiple subscriptions) – Light lunch included

Subscription: please send an email to (deadline: 16 June 2019)


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