December 13, 2013
After a string of disputes with the Indian Tax Department (Tax Department), Nokia India Private Limited (Nokia India Private Limited v Addt. Commissioner of Income-tax, Writ Petition (Civil) No. 6150/ 2013) (Nokia India) has finally been granted some relief by the Delhi High Court (High Court).
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.
June 26, 2013
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has rejected the European Commission’s infringement proceedings against Finland for allowing VAT groups only in the financial and insurance sectors.
May 20, 2013
International Tax Review has produced tax disputes reference guides for 26 countries. The guides look at how multinationals can avoid and manage tax disputes in each jurisdiction as well as offering insight about the future litigation strategies of individual tax authorities.
May 16, 2013
Rosneft, the Russian energy company, was named as European in-house team of the year for direct tax at International Tax Review’s European Tax Awards last night.
May 14, 2013
Norway is to implement changes to the corporate tax regime in a bid to stimulate investment and maintain competitiveness with other European countries, with a company tax cut and an increased depreciation allowance on the horizon.
May 09, 2013
The Finnish government is asking India to enter a mutual agreement procedure (MAP) under the tax treaty between the two countries in an attempt to negotiate a settlement over Nokia's controversial INR 2,000-crore ($368.8 million) tax bill.
April 10, 2013
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) yesterday ruled that non-taxable entities such as holding companies are permitted to join VAT groups, dismissing an action brought by the European Commission against Ireland and confirming a solution to BAA’s (now Heathrow Airport Holdings) England and Wales Court of Appeal defeat in the process.
April 09, 2013
Olli Rehn, European Union Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner, has called for greater harmonisation in EU taxation policy.
April 08, 2013
In-house tax departments, both big and small, have extra chances at recognition at International Tax Review’s European Tax Awards 2013 presentation at the Dorchester hotel in London on May 15.
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.
March 26, 2013
Finland will cut its corporate tax rate from 24.5% to 20%, effective from January 1 2014. The move has been prompted by concerns about competitiveness and comes in response to falling rates around Europe.
March 01, 2013
February 01, 2013
January 24, 2013
The European Tax Awards are back in 2013, even bigger and better than before.