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.
September 01, 2013
August 14, 2013
The third edition of International Tax Review’s Tax Controversy Leaders guide is out now. Find out who the top-rated disputes specialists are in your jurisdiction.
July 19, 2013
The G8 Lough Erne Declaration calls for greater transparency on land transactions in developing countries, which when implemented would require governments to modernise their land registries.
July 01, 2013
June 01, 2013
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.
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.
April 25, 2013
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 27, 2013
March 12, 2013
Foreign businesses shipping goods into Greece for distribution to third countries will no longer have to pay import VAT at the customs office, under a new law passed by the Greek Parliament. The measure should greatly boost foreign investment into the country.
January 24, 2013
The European Tax Awards are back in 2013, even bigger and better than before.