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  • Winds of change: Energy taxation evolving as oil price slips further

    August 21, 2015

    A turbulent year for the energy sector has seen oil prices decreasing by more than half from June 2014 to the beginning of 2015 and brent crude oil dipping below $50 a barrel for the first time since May 2009. This volatility has caused longer term, widespread repercussions across the industry. Jimmie van der Zwaan from Taxand Netherlands looks at some of the consequences impacting the sector, including an increase in M&A activity, tax concessions instigated by governments and major oil companies announcing ravaged profits - and this is before considering the gathering momentum of the OECD's initiatives to tackle base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) in international tax planning.

  • Disclosure of intercompany agreements under BEPS

    August 21, 2015

    Much time and attention has been devoted to planning for a post-BEPS world, from analysing systems that may need to be adopted to looking at how taxpayer-tax authority relationships are likely to change. But less has been said about the impact of BEPS deliverables on commercial contract documentation and the extent to which such contracts will be scrutinised. Jen Winterhalder, a solicitor in PwC Legal and Latika Sharma, a partner and head of PwC Legal’s intellectual property and commercial contracts team, focus on the importance of matching contract terms to commercial substance, both now and for the future.

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    August 24, 2015

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  • Have your say on International Tax Review

    June 12, 2015

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  • ITR launches app!

    June 01, 2015

    The International Tax Review app is now available! International Tax Review subscribers can now download the ITR app, giving them full access to the latest ITR articles while they are on the go.

  • Vicious and virtuous circles: Planning for change with Schroders’ group tax head

    July 10, 2015

    Joe Stanley-Smith talks to Sue Cooper, group head of tax at global asset management company Schroders, about inter-departmental cooperation, planning for change and the difference between vicious and virtuous circles.

  • The new Italian Patent Box regime

    August 21, 2015

    As governments around the world assess the best way to attract – and tax – R&D and intellectual property investment, Giulia Cipollini and Bianca Macrina of Withers in Milan look at the incentives taxpayers can avail in Italy, tracking the nuances of the Italian Patent Box regime from introduction to operation.

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  • China and Taiwan agree tax treaty

    August 27, 2015

    China and Taiwan have agreed a double tax treaty after talks between the Taipei-based Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) and Beijing-headquartered Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS).

  • Australian businesses want tax reform momentum

    August 26, 2015

    Businesses are latching onto Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey’s commitments to reducing personal income tax, calling for such reforms to be extended to corporate taxation, too.

  • China: How can taxpayers deal with the stock market crash?

    August 26, 2015

    China’s economic problems came to a head early this week, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite index losing more than 15% of its value on Monday and Tuesday.

Indirect Tax

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Compliance Management

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Tax Disputes

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People Moves

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#maninthenews Najib Razak was in our #globaltax50 in 2014. Read his write-up here http://t.co/IqCKa6Fc4P http://t.co/8Phn1gLoxg

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#China #Taiwan agree #tax treaty http://t.co/YWLTE1ULFN

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@orrinhatch @RepPaulRyan doubt @USTreasury authority to enforce #CBCR in US http://t.co/IkMBsB4wqq @OECDTax

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#Shome leads new international #tax research think-tank http://t.co/eE13waadav #India You read about it here first: http://t.co/w104ssRFsS

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