April 30, 2019
Companies are increasingly frustrated by the benchmarking process, questioning whether they are useful at all after finding that even the most carefully constructed benchmark studies can be challenged by tax authorities.
April 22, 2019
Antonio Lanotte, European senior finance, controlling and tax manager at Pentair, explains how using blockchain technology can increase a business’s VAT recovery rate and compliance burden.
April 18, 2019
Following US tax reform, Blackstone has decided to give up its complex partnership structure to reduce its tax compliance burden and make its stock more attractive to investors. However, it will likely cost the company more in taxes.
April 05, 2019
Tax directors are backing an independent standard-setting body, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), to introduce a worldwide standard to tax reporting and public disclosures, but many worry that the standard will clash with country-by-country reporting (CbCR).
April 01, 2019
Companies have to navigate a web of differing rules targeting controlled foreign corporations (CFCs) and their shareholders, but the process is far from easy when the distinctions in each country’s rules risk unexpected audits or an unreasonably high tax burden.