Dr. E. Brincker of Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, Johannesburg, discusses international tax proposals in the South Africa budget, delivered February 22, that will affect multinational corporations . . .
Ireland has concluded negotiations for a new tax treaty with Oman and expects the treaty to be signed shortly, Irish Revenue . . .
Davide Anghileri of the University of Lausanne writes about new guidance issued by the South African Revenue Service that identifies taxes that are similar to income taxes and thus qualify for tax treaty relief . . .
In an effort to provide their tax administrations with tools to combat corporate tax avoidance through transfer pricing, officials from 7 more countries have signed an agreement setting out the parameters for automatic exchange of country-by-country reports on large . . .
The US Treasury Department has updated its FATCA website, reporting that a FATCA IGA signed by the US and Algeria entered . . .
Bermuda, Kazakhstan, and Côte d’Ivoire have joined the "Inclusive Framework on BEPS," to combat multinational enterprise tax avoidance and to better resolve cross-border tax disputes. By joining the framework, the countries have pledged . . .
A new Singapore-South Africa tax treaty entered into force on December 16, Singapore's Ministry of Finance . . .
Heads of revenue of the BRICS countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa - at a meeting held December 5--6 in Mumbai, expressed support for measures . . .
The Swiss government has today announced a consultation on commencing automatic exchange of information in tax matters with 22 countries, writes Davide Anghileri, a lecturer at the University of Lausanne . . .
Davide Anghileri, a lecturer at the University of Lausanne, discusses a Court of Justice of the European Union decision which concludes that Portugal's current practice of denying Portuguese companies a deduction for intercompany dividends received from Tunisian or Lebanese subsidiaries violates EU law . . .
Jens Brodbeck, head of ENSafrica’s transfer pricing practice in Cape Town, discusses new South African record-keeping requirements for transfer pricing transactions which became effective October 1 . . .
Macau, Mauritius, and Ukraine have joined the 'inclusive framework on BEPS,' a group of countries that have pledged to promote the implementation of measures to combat . . .
On 24 November, Switzerland signed joint declarations on the introduction of automatic exchange of information (AEOI) in tax matters with South Africa, writes Davide Anghileri of the University of Lausanne . . .
The UK's HM Revenue & Customs has announced that the UK has signed tax treaties . . .
The OECD has today asked international business to report grievances about the mutual agreement procedure (MAP) for resolving cross-border tax disputes in the US, UK, Belgium, Canada, Netherlands, and Switzerland. The OECD seeks responses to a . . .
BRICS leaders, following their summit held October 15--16, called for tax policies that promote inclusive growth and expressed support for the implementation of the OECD/G20 base erosion profit shifting . . .
The UN Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters (Committee) has released several reports in advance of its annual meeting, slated for October 11--14 in New York, revealing that significant changes to the UN transfer pricing manual and model tax convention are . . .
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Singapore and Ethiopia signed a tax treaty on August 24, Singapore's Inland . . .
Irish Revenue has announced that a new double taxation agreement with Ethiopia entered into force on August 12. The treaty, signed November 3, 2014, will . . .