The United States has so far put in place 11 bilateral competent authority arrangements for the automatic exchange of country-by-country reports, the OECD reported a June 22 release. The US now has . . .
New Zealand’s Inland Revenue on April 11 issued a special report providing guidance on new withholding tax rules for interest paid to related-party foreign lenders. Changes to these rules were made in the . . .
Switzerland has signed joint declarations on the introduction of automatic exchange of information in tax matters with Israel, New Zealand, and San Marino, writes Davide Anghileri, a researcher at 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 . . .
Officials from six countries today signed a multilateral agreement that sets out the parameters for the automatic exchange of country-by-country reports on large multinational corporations. China, India, Canada, Iceland, Israel, and New Zealand joined 33 other countries that have . . .
India, Australia, Canada, on June 3 signed the OECD common reporting standard multilateral competent authority agreement, paving the way for automatic exchange of information by the countries’ tax administration, according to press releases issued by the countries’s governments. Costa Rica, Indonesia, and New Zealand . . .
New Zealand’s government on August 18 released a discussion paper requesting feedback on a plan to extend the goods and services tax (GST) to cross-border services and intangibles supplied to its residents, such as e-books, music, videos, and software purchased. . .
Tax officials from 21 Asia Pacific countries and organizations attended an OECD regional network meeting on base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) designed to give more nations a voice in the development of OECD/G20 base erosion profiting shifting (BEPS) plan output. The meeting, held February 12–13 in Seoul, also . . .
New Zealand is considering changes to its tax laws that would tighten nonresident withholding tax rules for interest, improve the quality and usefulness of tax information provided by large corporations, address the taxation of foreign trusts, and implement OECD base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) output, according . . .
Revenue Minister Todd McClay on September 3 announced that the New Zealand goverment will introduce tax legislation early next year providing that there will be no income to a debtor upon the cancellation of a debt owed to a . . .