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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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Tax Cuts and Jobs Act News

US tax reform - special focus

International Tax Review

By: Josh White

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) is the most eagerly-awaited tax bill in a generation, with implications for trillions of dollars worldwide. International Tax Review looks at the trends since tax reform came into force.

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Profits Surge at Big U.S. Firms

WSJ logoBy: Thomas Gryta (The Wall Street Journal)

America’s biggest companies are reporting some of the strongest earnings growth since the recession, boosted by lowered tax rates and a robust U.S. economy that is fueling demand across industries.

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US Treasury outlines tax reforms over $3tn offshore cash pile

Financial TimesBy: Sam Fleming (Financial Times)

The US Treasury has set out details of tax reforms to tackle $3tn worth of corporate earnings hoarded overseas, as it introduces a regime it hopes will boost investment in the country.

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Spanish digital services tax targets big tech companies

International Tax ReviewBy ITR Correspondent

Spain’s digital services tax (DST) is slated to enter into force in January 2019, despite the criticism and concerns of multinational technology companies. Following the path of the European Commission, the Spanish government has recently filed a preliminary bill to create the DST, an indirect tax on digital services where there is an essential contribution by the users to the value creations are monetized by the companies. In accordance with the government’s forecast, the DST would collect $1.4 billion in FY2019.

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UK Publishes Laws To Fight Avoidance, Impose Carbon Tax

Logo - Law 360By Jack Schickler

The U.K.'s annual finance bill has set out, over 300 pages of laws, to implement global measures against tax avoidance and introduce a new environmental tax on carbon emissions.

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Individual Taxpayer Relief Possible for Disparate GILTI Rules

Treasury hopes to assuage the disparate global intangible low-taxed income tax rules, which put individual U.S. shareholders of controlled foreign corporations at a disadvantage compared to corporate shareholders, but some challenges exist.

Tax Analysts By Emily L. Foster

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