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Stein De Maeijer


Stein De Maeijer

Stein obtained his Master’s degree in Law at Ghent University in 2008. He complemented his education in 2010 with a postgraduate Master in ‘Internacionalización económica’ at the University of Valencia (Spain).

Stein gained professional experience in the Spanish banking sector, before returning to Belgium as an indirect tax consultant, serving one of the 4 biggest consultancy firms in Belgium. In 2014, he joined Tiberghien and in 2019 he was appointed as a Counsel.

Stein has gained profound expertise in VAT, customs and excise duties. He is closely involved in M&A projects and specialises in VAT-issues related to the public and care sectors, real estate projects, public-private partnerships, import and export transactions, financial services, VAT audits and court cases. Furthermore, he has authored numerous VAT-related articles in tax newsletters.

Stein is fluent in Dutch, Spanish, English and French.

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Counsel - Brussels

Born in Sint-Niklaas, °1985.
Joined the firm in 2014.
Counsel since 2019.

Practice Areas

Indirect taxes
VAT, customs and excise


University of Valencia (Master en Internacionalización Económica, 2010).
Ghent University (Master in Law, 2008).


Dutch, Spanish, English, French.

Other professional activities

Member of the Brussels Bar.
Publications in the International VAT Monitor.
  • De Maeijer Stein, e.a. – VAT and Directors’ fees in the Benelux, International VAT Monitor, 2017/3.

  • De Maeijer Stein, Vastmans Stijn.- Hoe dient een notaris in internationale context te factureren?, Nieuwsbrief notariaat nr. 6, 2016.

  • De Maeijer Stein, Vastmans Stijn.- Btw en advocaten: fiscus geeft verdere verduidelijkingen, Fiscale actualiteit, 18 september 2014.

  • De Maeijer Stein, Lejeune Ine, Daou Jeanine.- The European Commission’s communication on the future of VAT: a recipe for growth, International VAT Monitor, Maart-april 2012.

  • De Maeijer Stein, Lejeune Ine, Vandeputte Mathieu.- De mededeling van de Europese Commissie over de toekomst van de BTW: een recept voor groei?, Algemeen Fiscaal Tijdschrift, Augustus 2012.

  • De Maeijer Stein, Lejeune Ine, Vandeputte Mathieu.- La communication de la Commission européenne sur l’avenir de la T.V.A. : une recette pour la croissance ? Les dialogues de la fiscalité anno 2012, Séminaire 3.

  • De Maeijer Stein, Lejeune Ine, Vermeire Liesbeth.- Europese Commissie stelt nieuw strijdmiddel tegen fraude voor, Fiscale actualiteit nr. 32, 20 september 2012.

  • De Maeijer Stein, Lejeune Ine, Vermeire Liesbeth.- Quick reaction mechanism against EU VAT fraud, International VAT Monitor, Maart-april 2013.
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