Joint declarations were signed by Chilean and Swiss officials December 6 to introduce automatic exchange of information in tax matters between the countries, writes Davide Anghileri of the University of Lausanne . . .
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 . . .
Tax officials from 11 developing nations described the most common practices MNEs use to shift profits out of their countries, obstacles that prevent their countries from stopping these practices, and their reactions to the OECD/G-20 base erosion profit shifting (BEPS) project, responding to a UN request for . . .
In a surprising development, the US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on November 10 approved without amendment proposed income tax treaties with Chile, Hungary, and Poland; proposed tax protocols with Japan, Luxembourg, Spain, and Switzerland; and a proposed protocol amending the multilateral mutual administrative assistance treaty. . .
China has signed a tax treaty with Chile and a protocol to its tax treaty with Russia, China’s State Administration of Taxation said in July 3 English-language releases. The treaty with Chile, signed May 25, is is the 100th treaty signed by China, the government . . .
Major Chilean tax reform legislation was published in the Official Gazette on September 29, introducing new measures for computing shareholder-level income taxation, amendments to thin capitalization rules, rate increases, and the introduction of general antiavoidance rules, among many other changes, writes PwC in an October 3 report. For analysis of some of the most important tax changes, see PwC.
The government of Chile, on August 9, released a revised Tax Reform Bill, which incorporates 278 modifications to the bill originally submitted to Congress on April 2, writes KPMG Chile in an August tax alert. Included are significant changes to the corporate tax regime and rates, to thin capitalization rules, revisions to the treatment of goodwill amortization, and anti avoidance rules. For an analysis of the revisions, see KPMG (PDF 80 KB)