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News In Brief

  • US presidential advisers to address Global Transfer Pricing Forum

    September 12, 2016

    Weeks before the US election, the Global Transfer Pricing Forum in New York will hear from economic advisers to the Republican and Democratic candidates on September 22 & 23.

  • New York TP Forum tackles key transfer pricing issues

    September 01, 2016

    Multinationals are struggling to comply with BEPS, country-by-country reporting, and issues surrounding their reputations in light of the European Commission’s $14.5 billion ruling against Apple.

  • Brexit survey: Are multinationals ready?

    August 10, 2016

    Brexit could cost the UK as much as £70 billion ($91 billion) a year if Britain walks away from membership in the EU single market, according to the latest estimates. So how are companies preparing? Take the ITR and KPMG survey and we'll provide a summary of respondents' answers.

News and Analysis

  • EU Council agrees on criteria to establish tax blacklist

    November 08, 2016

    The EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council (Ecofin) has agreed on measures to help establish a tax blacklist of uncooperative jurisdictions.

  • IKEA Handel og Eiendom loses Supreme Court of Norway tax case

    October 26, 2016

    IKEA has lost an important tax battle that could have implications for other multinationals deducting interest on inter-company debt.

  • Americas Tax and Transfer Pricing Awards 2016

    October 03, 2016

    McDermott Will & Emery, the winner of the Americas Tax Firm of the Year, has shown the greatest strength in depth on both continents. The firm was honoured at the Americas Tax Awards in New York on September 15 2016. Deloitte were honoured as Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year.

  • US presidential advisers to address Global Transfer Pricing Forum

    September 12, 2016

    Weeks before the US election, the Global Transfer Pricing Forum in New York will hear from economic advisers to the Republican and Democratic candidates on September 22 & 23.

  • Ireland has a €13 billion headache, plus interest

    September 05, 2016

    Irish politicians have a €13 billion ($14.5 billion) decision to make on Wednesday. Should they appeal the EC's order to collect Apple’s back taxes or take the money and run? The windfall is enough to cover Ireland’s entire health care budget, or pay for more than 30,000 new homes, or buy 2.6 billion pints of Guinness.

  • New York TP Forum tackles key transfer pricing issues

    September 01, 2016

    Multinationals are struggling to comply with BEPS, country-by-country reporting, and issues surrounding their reputations in light of the European Commission’s $14.5 billion ruling against Apple.

  • Apple, Ireland to appeal EC ruling involving billions in ‘illegal’ tax benefits

    August 30, 2016

    Apple paid 1% or less in corporate tax dating back to 2003 in an Irish deal ruled illegal by the European Commission (EC). Rather than collect back taxes however, Ireland plans to appeal as a growing number of countries battle what they view as an overly-aggressive Commission.

  • MNEs and Belgium attack EU Commission’s decision on excess profits tax rulings

    August 23, 2016

    BASF and at least four other multinationals are headed to the European Court of Justice arguing that competition commissioners acted beyond their powers in deciding that Belgium’s excess profits tax rulings constituted illegal state aid. The companies face billions of dollars in back taxes if they lose.

  • Apple CEO: 'We’re not a tax dodger'

    August 23, 2016

    Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down with the Washington Post to mark his five years as CEO and discuss the multinational’s tax strategy.

  • Google’s tax woes across the EU

    August 23, 2016

    Google is becoming the showcase firm for European countries trying to convince the public that it is taking action against multinational tax avoidance, but is it all for nothing?

  • Brexit survey: Are multinationals ready?

    August 10, 2016

    Brexit could cost the UK as much as £70 billion ($91 billion) a year if Britain walks away from membership in the EU single market, according to the latest estimates. So how are companies preparing? Take the ITR and KPMG survey and we'll provide a summary of respondents' answers.

  • European Tax Awards 2016

    May 27, 2016

    Baker & McKenzie showed the greatest strength and depth in its international tax practice throughout Europe to win the European Tax Firm of the Year award at International Tax Review’s European Tax Awards in London on May 26.

  • Asia Tax Awards 2016

    May 26, 2016

    The official with ultimate responsibility for the introduction of goods and services tax (GST) in Malaysia won the award for Asia Tax Commissioner of the Year at International Tax Review’s Asia Tax Awards in Singapore on May 5.

  • The Global Tax 50 2015: The leaders creating an impact around the world

    February 01, 2016

    Now in its fifth year, International Tax Review’s Global Tax 50 provides a rundown of the who’s who of the tax world. One way or another, these individuals and organisations have had an impact or influence on taxation that will be felt beyond the 12 month period covered by this list. Matthew Gilleard introduces the Global Tax 50 2015

  • BEPS and its influence on TP audit processes in Nigeria

    February 01, 2016

    Victor Adegite of KPMG looks at how the Nigerian Federal Inland Revenue Service has incorporated BEPS Project action points into its transfer pricing audit processes.

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RT @OECD: #BEPS implementation: analyses of 7 countries' efforts to improve #tax dispute resolution mechanisms now available ➡ https://t.co

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Margrethe Vestager once again showing why she's in the #GlobalTax50 with today's announcement of an investigation i… https://t.co/ncyjcWUUE8

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RT @JP_Owens: Delighted to see #WUGTPC featured in #GlobalTax50 by @IntlTaxReview https://t.co/CMax2lIkvU Congrats to other colleagues in…

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So, ITR readers. Will the US tax reform bill make it to Trump's desk by Christmas?

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RT @EU_Competition: State aid: @EU_Commission opens in-depth investigation into the Netherlands' tax treatment of Inter IKEA https://t.co/b

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