by Robert McHugh (Business World)
Davy believe that the changes to the US corporate tax regime will have a limited impact. In addition, EU plans for a common consolidated tax base will not be implemented they say.
by Le News
His biggest concern is that Bern might backtrack on its promise to help the cantons replace the lost tax revenue created by lowering standard tax rates. Switzerland’s federal government promised around CHF 1.2 billion to the cantons and communes, had the vote been accepted.
by Alexander Lewis (Tax Notes)
Speaking at a February 16 tax fairness conference organized by the Department of Taoiseach in Dublin, Monica Bhatia, head of the Secretariat of the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes, said that while the Global Forum has seen great success in the last five years, it is now facing several challenges in its mission to help get as many countries signed onto AEOI as possible.