March 16, 2018
The rise of robotics promises to turn the world of work upside down and corporate tax may have to be raised to make up for the shortfall. Josh White looks at whether this could force the ‘race to the bottom’ into reverse.
March 09, 2018
The OECD has released new rules requiring lawyers, financial advisers, accountants, banks and other service providers to let tax authorities know about any schemes that help clients avoid reporting under the common reporting standard (CRS).
March 08, 2018
Advisory firms are unhappy with retroactive elements of the OECD's new mandatory disclosure rules (MDRs). Many believe the new rules will lead to a higher workload for tax authorities and advisers alike.
March 07, 2018
There is growing evidence that the EU Commission will publish two proposals on the taxation of the digital economy and digital business models on March 21 2018.
March 01, 2018
In recent years, the idea that offshore tax liabilities can easily be concealed from government revenue collectors has become a moribund concept. Huge data leaks increased international co-operation and developments such as FATCA and the global common reporting standard (CRS) have resulted in a situation where a person’s cross-border tax affairs are no longer fully secret.