November 22, 2013
Four jurisdictions have received the thumbs-down from their peers in new compliance ratings issued by the OECD's Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes.
November 01, 2013
Developing countries often impose withholding tax on payments for certain offshore services. Companies should be aware of where in the world this occurs and the potential protection under tax treaties so they can plan accordingly, says Konstantin Korobchenko of EY and the University of Leiden.
October 22, 2013
Find out which firms have been ranked in World Tax 2014, the annual directory of the leading tax advisory and law firms, is now live online.
September 18, 2013
After last week’s opinion from the European Council's legal service stated that part of the residence principle of the proposed European financial transaction tax (FTT) is incompatible with European law, some proponents feared the worst. But the end is not necessarily nigh.
June 05, 2013
Some of the jurisdictions that have provoked the most anger because of their perceived hostility to the exchange of tax information have become the latest supporters of the OECD’s Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters.
May 22, 2013
As EU leaders prepare to meet later today to discuss the financial transaction tax (FTT) and improving the efficiency of tax collection, progress must be made on agreeing the scope of the FTT. Even if a consensus emerges, the original timetable for implementation may be delayed to January 2015.
April 03, 2013
The research has now started for the new edition of World Tax and the first edition of World Transfer Pricing, International Tax Review's directories of leading tax and transfer pricing firms around the world.
January 24, 2013
The European Tax Awards are back in 2013, even bigger and better than before.