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 . . .
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 . . .
Government representatives of Singapore and Seychelles, on July 9, signed an Agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation in New York. Under the agreement, the withholding tax on dividends is reduced to 12 percent and the withholding tax on royalties is reduced to eight percent. The agreement also provides for the exchange of tax information. Agreement, Press release.
Tax information exchange agreements (TIEAs) between Switzerland and Andorra, Greenland, San Marino, and the Seychelles have been ratified and came into force in July and August, Switzerland’s Federal Department of Finance announced on September 9. All the . . .
The Swiss Federal Council, on August 20, approved tax information exchange agreements with Andorra, Greenland, San Marino, and the Seychelles. The agreements will be submitted to parliament for approval. press release
Seychelles has signed the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters becoming the 85th signatory of the agreement, the OECD announced February 14. The Convention, developed jointly . . .