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  • Planning it safe: Less risk and more substance

    Tax planning is adapting to reflect a more transparent and technological world, bringing with it a change in attitudes and new challenges for taxpayers. The decisions made now should not be underestimated as they could have unexpected consequences later.


Features

  • CbCR nears: Reputational risk perceptions

    Country-by-country reporting (CbCR) deadlines are approaching and MNEs are carefully preparing the information and diligence behind the numbers. CbCR brings us to the next phase and Keith Brockman asks how reputational risk will be questioned by the public (if disclosed) and defended or ignored by MNEs and tax administrations.

  • Indirect Tax Forum: Highlights

    On March 30, International Tax Review hosted its Indirect Tax Forum at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Düsseldorf, Germany, in association with WTS. The day was a great success, with open dialogue from in-house tax professionals, tax advisers and campaigners. Here, conference host Joe Stanley-Smith presents some of the highlights from the day.

  • Amazon and its lessons for transfer pricing professionals

    In light of the US Tax Court’s decision in Amazon v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, many important predictions have been made about the impact this case will have on future transfer pricing litigation. However, it is important to look at the valuable lessons that should be learned by practitioners, corporations, attorneys, and tax authorities when documenting intercompany transactions, specifically intangibles. John Wiora, director of operations at ktMINE, investigates.

  • CRS allows taxpayers to avoid detection as loopholes remain

    Financial institutions are busy filing their first reports to tax authorities to comply with the common reporting standard (CRS), but loopholes in the global measure mean some taxpayers can remain undetected. Amelia Schwanke highlights the gaps appearing and the jurisdictions enabling them.

  • Proposed new tax regime targets real estate in Sweden

    Sweden plans to introduce new rules on the taxation of commercial real estate that may complicate tax credits for foreign taxpayers and potentially result in double taxation. Richard Hedin Thyr, tax partner, and Hussein Abdali, tax adviser, at Skeppsbron Skatt, Taxand Sweden, analyse what these proposals could mean.

  • International updates - May 2017

    The latest international updates from our correspondents around the world.


News Analysis


Editorial


Tax Relief

  • Tax Relief

    Because tax doesn’t have to be taxing. A less-than-serious look back at some of the quirkier tax stories from the past month.


International Correspondents


International Tax Review Profile

This video from @TransparencyInternational made us chuckle at ITR... Dodgy: Gâteaux aux mille secrets https://t.co/46bP46qTcf via @YouTube

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Our #ArticleOfTheWeek is now up on our Facebook page, take a look here: https://t.co/xP1LRF5bN2

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RT @EU2017MT: #BREAKING:Council agrees on a system 4 resolving double taxation disputes within #EU @edward_scicluna @pierremoscovici

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US companies are again preparing for a big financial hit after the unwelcome Supreme Court ruling https://t.co/sxot6dFX79 via @bpolitics

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It doesn't seem to be getting any easier for BT as the MNE faces a potential £232m tax bill in Brazil via @FT https://t.co/W2Bk4cuQrZ

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International Correspondents