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Founded in 1992, the International Tax Policy Forum (ITPF) sponsors nonpartisan academic research and conferences to promote an informed dialogue on international tax issues. Currently, ITPF's membership includes more than 40 major, U.S.-based multinational companies. Contact Us


Board of Advisors

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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A Marxist Approach to International Taxation

By: Michael Devereux

When Margaret Hodge complained about how little tax Amazon paid in the UK, the tax cognoscenti rather patronisingly pointed out that the existing system does not generally give the right to tax profit to the country in which a sale in made. But since then the US House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee, the European Commission, and also the OECD have all put forward proposals which move the system in this direction

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Multinationals turn from Double Irish to Single Malt to avoid tax in Ireland

By: Dominic Coyle

Single Malt directs profits to countries with which Ireland has a double taxation agreement but that do not have any corporation tax

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EU Stalls Out on Plan to Regulate Tax Intermediaries

Bloomberg By: Joe Kirwin (Bloomberg BNA)

European Union presidency holder Estonia has ruled out agreement by the end of 2017 on the pending EU tax intermediary framework designed to clamp down on aggressive tax planning. According to officials, despite pressure to reach agreement—in the wake of the Paradise Papers—negotiations are bogged down on issues such as scope, client confidentiality laws, penalties, retroactivity, the date of implementation, and the hallmarks that will define which cross-border tax arrangements have to be reported.

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