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By Danish Mehboob
The common consolidated corporate tax base (CCCTB) and digital services tax (DST) could be introduced if the EU Commission’s proposal for qualified majority voting (QMV) succeeds.
By Ulrika Lomas
The advisory board tasked with reporting on the state of Switzerland's financial center has recommended changes to the country's withholding tax and property tax regimes.To read more go here
A European Union-wide tax on the world's top digital companies could be reached by the end of March, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said in an interview published on Sunday.
EU Tax Commissioner Pierre Moscovici sought to convince member states to cede their right to veto tax measures in the EU Council by invoking annual VAT losses of €50 billion.
By Teri Sprackland
Final transition tax regs offer some modifications to a few hot-button issues, but the relief sought by taxpayers who had lobbed a multitude of critiques at the proposed regs is limited in many circumstances.
By Andrew Velarde and Alexander Lewis
Some practitioners may need to brush up on their knowledge of company structures following the release of exceptionally extensive proposed hybrid regs.
By Andrew Velarde
Although rates have fallen over the past two decades, corporate tax remains a key revenue source for government coffers, especially in developing countries, the OECD said in a new report.
By Stephanie Soong Johnston
As the OECD works on long-term solutions for taxing the digital economy, the Swiss government has published its positions on how to proceed, stressing the importance of innovation and sustainable competition while safeguarding tax receipts.
By William Hoke
Indonesia’s government has issued regulations requiring small to medium-size online businesses to pay tax at a rate of 0.5 percent of sales, while larger e-commerce companies must pay corporate income tax at a 25 percent rate.
By William Hoke
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