The OECD is working on a project designed to encourage tax administrations to act reasonably when interpreting and applying the principal purpose test, an official said at the 2018 OECD International Tax Conference, held . . .
The OECD announced today the entry into force of the BEPS multilateral instrument — a multilateral tax treaty used by countries to swiftly add provisions to their existing bilateral tax treaties that were agreed to . . .
The OECD today asked taxpayers to provide feedback on their experiences with cross-border tax dispute resolution procedures in the following countries: Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia . . .
Ten EU countries remain committed to a financial transaction tax, agreeing to a compromise plan offered by Austria and setting September as the final date to iron out differences, reported Austrian Minister of Finance. . . .
Most EU nations now back a plan to tax digital company revenues as a stopgap measure until global agreement is reached on new international tax rules for the digital economy. Finance ministers from Austria, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Slovenia . . .