Accounting & Legal obligations
In view of the current exceptional situation related to Covid-19, the government has taken measures to maintain good governance of companies and other legal entities.
These measures are to be applied with immediate effect. They provide for a mechanism that allows the governing bodies of any company or legal entity to hold their meetings, in particular meetings of shareholders and boards of directors, without requiring the physical presence of their members.
This mechanism guarantees the effective participation of these members and the exercise of their rights through the use of:
These measures also concern public institutions, public interest groups and not-for-profit associations (ASBL).
Furthermore, regarding the holding of annual general meetings, companies, ASBLs, public establishments and other legal persons may, despite any provision to the contrary in the articles of association, convene them on a date that falls within a period:
Applications for the cost-of-living allowance for the current year must be submitted to the National Solidarity Fund (Fonds national de solidarité – FNS) by 30 September 2020 at the latest.
The REACH&CLP Helpdesk Luxembourg in collaboration with the Betriber&Emwelt platform is organising an online conference on how to get ready for the notification of information in the SCIP database.
It is now possible to make appointments online at the various customs offices of the Customs and Excise Agency (ADA) using MyGuichet.lu.