The EU Council will work on the priorities of the new Estonian presidency concerning taxation, particularly modernizing VAT to address the digital economy, ministers announced following an economic and financial affairs (ECOFIN) meeting . . .
A protocol to the Spain-Mexico tax treaty which reduces withholding tax rates will enter into force on September 27, the Spanish government has announced. The protocol, signed December 17, 2015, amends . . .
The OECD today released a key update to its transfer pricing guidelines for multinationals. The 2017 OECD Transfer Pricing Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises and Tax Administration incorporates new transfer pricing approaches agreed to by OECD and G20 countries in the 2015 base . . .
US Treasury has identified eight tax regulations -- including the section 385 debt-equity regulations, the section 367 regulations affecting foreign goodwill and going concern value, and the section 987 foreign currency regulations -- as qualifying for revision under President Trump's executive order mandating a reduction in . . .
G20 leaders affirmed their commitment to international cooperation in the area of tax policy, in a communique released after their July 7--8 summit in Hamburg, Germany."We can achieve more together than by acting alone," the leaders . . .
The OECD today announced that Montserrat has joined the “Inclusive Framework on BEPS,” which is a group of countries that have pledged to implement measures aimed at preventing tax avoidance and improve tax dispute resolution. These tax measures . . .
Today, the EU Parliament approved a proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2013/34/EU as regards the disclosure of income tax information by certain undertakings and branches, writes Davide Anghileri of the University of Lausanne . . .
Dentons on July 3 announced that Alex Tostevin has joined the firm's London office as a partner in London. Tostevin advises UK and international clients on all areas of tax. His clients include sovereign wealth funds, private . . .