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Hungary Archive

  • December 2012

    World Tax 2013 is now live

    December 06, 2012

    World Tax 2013, the annual directory of the leading tax advisory and law firms, is now available online.

  • November 2012

    Tax contingency planning for a crisis in the eurozone

    November 19, 2012

    Tax directors will be called on to advise their business colleagues on some tricky structuring questions if a member of the eurozone is forced out of the currency union.

  • World Tax 2013 is now live

    November 07, 2012

    World Tax 2013, the annual directory of the leading tax advisory and law firms, is now available online.

  • October 2012

    What you have missed on ITR Premium

    October 15, 2012

    Miller to be acting IRS chief; Review of compliance in Australia but not GAAR; Italy changes mind on VAT; Norway hikes carbon tax; Finland relaxes interest deduction proposals; UK consults on games tax relief; NZ court hears Alesco appeal; ITAT restructured.

  • New group gives fresh impetus to future of VAT in EU

    October 05, 2012

    The VAT Experts Group, which the European Commission set up after the publication of the communication on the future of VAT in December 2011, has new members.

  • September 2012

    France pushing for European FTT by end of year

    September 26, 2012

    France launched its version of the financial transactions tax (FTT) in July, but its ambitions for the tax are much wider as it is leading the way towards a European tax.

  • Hungary: Hungary to introduce FTT

    September 01, 2012

  • August 2012

    Ukraine VAT relief to boost IT sector

    August 09, 2012

    Ukraine has granted a 10-year VAT relief for the IT sector.

  • July 2012

    Hungary approves FTT, but turns its back on the Commission

    July 12, 2012

    The Hungarian parliament has voted to introduce a financial transactions tax (FTT) by an overwhelming majority, but it will not be following the Commission’s lead.

  • What you have missed on ITR Premium

    July 11, 2012

    Why Hong Kong’s Court of Appeal left holders of trading investments smiling, insight into the future of US tax litigation from the ex-IRS chief counsel, and what the European Commission thinks about VAT on eBooks were just three articles that appeared on ITR Premium last week.

  • June 2012

    Bunge warns of Hungarian VAT attack on multinationals

    June 18, 2012

    Multinational agricultural company Bunge estimates up to €1 billion ($1.26 billion) a year is being lost in Hungary because of VAT fraud on food products, and the reaction of the tax authorities could give compliant companies and multinationals a headache.

  • May 2012

    Semeta sets out case for eliminating tax obstacles in single market

    May 23, 2012

    Algirdas Semeta, the European commissioner for taxation and customs union, audit and anti-fraud, won this year’s Editor’s Choice Award at International Tax Review’s European Awards.

  • The FTT’s time has come

    May 21, 2012

    Despite UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s attempts to bury his head in the sand over the prospect of a financial transaction tax (FTT), its supporters are growing.

  • World Tax 2013 questionnaires can be submitted now

    May 16, 2012

    The research has now started for World Tax 2013, International Tax Review's directory of leading tax law and tax accounting firms around the world.

  • Commissioner Semeta still hopeful for an EU-wide FTT

    May 15, 2012

    In just over a month, EU member states are set to vote on introducing a financial transaction tax (FTT). The major economies of Europe remain polarised on the issue and agreement has been hard to find, but in an exclusive interview, Algirdas Šemeta, European Commissioner for tax, customs union, audit and anti-fraud explains why he has not given up on an EU-wide FTT, why it remains the best option for taxing the financial sector, and how it could work under enhanced cooperation.

  • April 2012

    Hungary’s FTT will not follow Commission’s model

    April 27, 2012

    The Hungarian government has announced it will implement a financial transaction levy (FTL) in January 2013, but it seems the model will depart significantly from the European Commission’s (EC) proposals and that which France will introduce in August.

  • Shortlists for European Tax Awards 2012 announced

    April 24, 2012

    Companies such as Sony, AstraZeneca, Rank and E.ON Energy Trading have been nominated for the in-house awards at International Tax Review's European Tax Awards.

  • Hungary brings European FTT one step closer

    April 13, 2012

    A leak from the Hungarian government’s convergence programme last week raised the prospect of the country adopting a financial transaction tax (FTT), and such a tax would have a broader scope than the European Commission’s model, according to advisers.

  • March 2012

    World Tax 2013 questionnaires can be submitted now

    March 26, 2012

    The research has now started for World Tax 2013, International Tax Review's directory of leading tax law and tax accounting firms around the world.

  • January 2012

    The VAT changes you need to know about in 2012

    January 06, 2012

    This month will be an uncomfortable one for taxpayers as VAT hikes come into force around the world. Here are the changes you need to be aware of.

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