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  • The Brockman brief: Illusory transparency: A symptom of BEPS complexity

    The inception of the OECD’s base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) action plans was accompanied by new demands for fiscal transparency, ignoring omnipresent thorns of complexity.

  • How good governance can curb illicit financial flows out of Africa

    Cooperative compliance between governments and multinational enterprises could be critical to efforts to minimise illicit financial flows from Africa, argue Jeffrey Owens and Alicja Majdanska of the Vienna University of Business and Economics.

  • India's MAT: The government is listening

    Poonam Khaira Sidhu, commissioner and departmental representative at the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT), New Delhi, talks about open dialogue between authorities and taxpayers, and the evidence that the Indian government is listening to investor concerns.

  • European Tax Awards 2015

    The Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane was the new venue for the 11th annual European Tax Awards dinner on May 21.

  • BEPS implementation in the US - Now comes the hard part

    While the OECD has political backing and momentum behind it, the organisation has no binding authority to implement legislation, so the engagement of key jurisdictions including the US will be central to the project's ultimate success. Ryan Dudley, partner at Friedman, explains why the hard yards still lie ahead.

  • Russia: Revised CFC rules for trusts and foundations

    Half a year after the initial version of the ‘deoffshorisation’ law came into effect, the Russian Finance Ministry is making progress with vital amendments to make the rules more balanced and clear, including the much-awaited rules on ‘good’ and ‘bad’ trusts. Artem Toropov of Goltsblat BLP explains how private clients are expected to benefit from this.

  • Foreign pension funds with US investments: Tax classification

    The tax classification of a foreign pension fund investing in the United States has major implications in terms of who is subject to tax, the applicable tax rate and the associated reporting obligations. Francis Helverson of WTS explains why pension funds with certain characteristics may have significant advantages over other pension funds as well as over other types of foreign investors.

  • Why tax treaties matter in Iraq’s evolving taxation landscape

    Imtiaz Ahmad of PetroChina argues the development of a tax treaty network would help the Iraqi government convince investors to support the revival of the economy.


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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

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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

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