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Alan J. Auerbach
Mihir A. Desai
Michael Devereux
Michael J. Graetz
Michelle Hanlon
James R. Hines, Jr., Research Director
Matthew Slaughter

Glen Hubbard

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PE Document Is About Interplay of OECD Model Treaty Articles

by Ryan Finley
The OECD's discussion draft  on profit attribution is intended to illustrate that attributing profit to a permanent establishment under article 7 of the model tax convention and performing a transfer pricing analysis under article 9 may result in different allocations of profit, according to the former head of the OECD's transfer pricing unit. 
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IRS on Six-Year Scrutiny for Loan Recasts: We're Listening


by Alison Bennett

Taxpayer concerns likely aren't falling on deaf ears about the six-year microscope multinational companies face while the government decides whether to recast their loans to subsidiaries as stock under controversial earnings-stripping rules.
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Ecuadot significantly limits availability of income tax treaty benefits


by PwC

On 4 July 2016, the OECD published a discussion draft setting out proposed revisions to the guidance on the transactional profit split method, as set out in the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Actions 8-10 (“Aligning Transfer Pricing Outcomes with Value Creation”), 2015 Final Report, together with a number of questions.  The questions are intended to elicit responses to be taken into account by Working Party No. 6 in considering revisions to the OECD Transfer Pricing Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises and Tax Administrations.  The OECD has asked for comments by 5 September 2016 and intends to hold a public consultation on the proposed guidance 11 and 12 October 2016.
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