Copying and distributing are prohibited without permission of the publisher

Corporate Tax Archive

Month:   Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • October 2017

    Africa rapidly broadening tax base

    October 20, 2017

    A new report by the OECD documents a strong increase in the average tax-to-GDP ratio of 16 African countries, but shows that tax revenue potential has much room to accelerate further.

  • Austria’s next coalition spells tax cuts

    October 18, 2017

    Sebastian Kurz is poised to become the first conservative Austrian chancellor in more than a decade and his claim on power puts tax cuts on the agenda.

  • Hong Kong to encourage innovation among MNEs with two-tier tax plan

    October 16, 2017

    Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam has revealed the details of the two-tier profits tax system, as well as research and development (R&D) incentives, but big companies will gain little benefit.

  • Mexico announces first special economic zones

    October 11, 2017

    President Peña Nieto signed three decrees on September 29 2017 in order to create and delimit Mexico’s first special economic zones (SEZs), which are meant to attract investment in underdeveloped areas of the southern states of the country by granting major tax holidays and special customs regimes to persons authorised to operate therein.

  • Key Features of Ireland’s 2018 budget

    October 10, 2017

    The Irish Minister for Finance has delivered his budget speech. John Gulliver, Maura Dineen, Niamh Keogh and Eilis Griffin of Mason Hayes & Curran note the highlights.

  • What should businesses do with their taxes in Catalonia?

    October 06, 2017

    The Catalonia region of Spain has been plunged into chaos with police violence, riots and strikes following an independence referendum declared illegitimate by the Spanish government on October 1. How should businesses react?

  • EC loses patience with Irish stalling over €13 billion Apple state aid reclaim

    October 05, 2017

    The European Commission is taking Ireland to court as the country still hasn’t reclaimed the €13 billion ($15.2 billion) state aid from Apple more than a year after the company’s tax treatment was deemed illegal.

  • Amazon slapped with €250 million bill for illegal state aid

    October 04, 2017

    Luxembourg will have to reclaim €250 million ($294 million), plus interest, from Amazon for “undue tax benefits” after the European Commission announced its state aid decision in the case. But the amount is surprisingly small and many say the decision doesn’t tackle the real issue.

  • Does Jersey’s 2018 budget spell the end of a tax haven?

    October 04, 2017

    Around 30 foreign-owned companies will be affected by plans announced in Jersey’s 2018 budget to raise taxes on the island’s biggest retailers and redefine the term “financial services company” to increase revenues.

  • Recent tax and transfer pricing developments in Greece

    October 03, 2017

    Eftichia Piligou and Vasiliki Athanasaki of Deloitte Greece discuss the major tax and transfer pricing developments taking place in Greece.

  • World Tax showcases the world’s top tax firms

    October 02, 2017

    International Tax Review and TP Week are proud to present World Tax 2018 and World Transfer Pricing 2018, the comprehensive guides to the leading tax advisory practices, including law and accountancy firms, around the world. Joe Stanley-Smith, World Tax editor, introduces the guides.

  • Challenging asymmetric data, leveraging public data

    October 02, 2017

    The OECD has continued to evaluate and work on refining its transfer pricing guidelines regarding several BEPS initiatives, write David Jarczyk and John Wiora of ktMINE.

  • Austria’s Hans Jörg Schelling eyes EU digital tax rules

    October 02, 2017

    Austrian Federal Minister of Finance Hans Jörg Schelling has not held back on his views of how to tax multinational corporations so they pay their fair share. He talks to Anjana Haines about what he has planned over the coming year.

  • Americas Tax Awards 2017

    October 02, 2017

    International Tax Review honoured the best firms across the Americas at a ceremony in New York on September 14 2017.

  • Mexico’s mandatory disclosure rule

    October 02, 2017

    Jorge Correa and Gerardo Farías of Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez discuss the proposal to amend the mandatory disclosure rule included in Mexico’s 2018 budget.

  • Aggregation v consolidation: Getting CCCTB’s accounting right

    October 02, 2017

    With the CCCTB back on the EU agenda, Richard Murphy, professor of practice in international political economy at City, University of London, argues it does not represent true consolidation and could fail in its objectives.

  • Argentina looks to tackle inflation by revaluing assets

    October 02, 2017

    Florencia Fernández Sabella of Laiún, Fernández Sabella & Smudt examines a bill in Argentina that allows taxpayers the choice to value certain fixed assets, including intangibles, at market value by paying a one-time tax.

International Tax Review Profile

RT @CBItweets: UK needs a Budget that enables the country to grow its way out of austerity. Here are 5 business priorities https://t.co/CAw

Oct 19 2017 09:19 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
International Tax Review Profile

This year's World Tax directory is now online. How does your firm stack up? https://t.co/CtRbW1Ub5j

Oct 19 2017 09:13 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
International Tax Review Profile

RT @AuroChardon: Let's honour the #memory of a brave #journalist and woman ➡️ vigil tomorrow, 18 Oct, 6pm, in front of Residence Palace #Da…

Oct 18 2017 04:42 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
International Tax Review Profile

Big Soda scores victory as Chicago-area tax repealed - could this be the beginning of the end of the sugar tax trend?https://t.co/PNuafWHy9K

Oct 12 2017 04:03 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
International Tax Review Profile

Ebay and Netflix pay total UK tax of less than £1.9m - How long until HMRC investigate their TP practices? https://t.co/VPPsT3aGMZ via @FT

Oct 12 2017 03:59 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
International Correspondents