Dispute over DST talks continues

Tax Dispute over DST talks continues

1y Leanna Reeves

Dispute over DST talks continues

Revenue-hungry national governments are being tempted to implement digital services taxes as a cross border agreement has stuttered Read More...

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OECD forum’s head of secretariat welcomes tax battle progress

Tax Avoidance OECD forum’s head of secretariat welcomes tax battle progress

2y Leanna Reeves

OECD forum’s head of secretariat welcomes tax batt...

The international body highlights the success of automatic exchange in fight against tax evasion Read More...

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DST to “blossom” post coronavirus

Coronavirus DST to “blossom” post coronavirus

2y Leanna Reeves

DST to “blossom” post coronavirus

The OECD has reiterated its ambition to implement the digital services tax, despite pandemic delay on report Read More...

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OECD director: Agreement on digital services tax underway

Tax OECD director: Agreement on digital services tax underway

2y Leanna Reeves

OECD director: Agreement on digital services tax u...

As the US trade war deviated towards Europe, taxing the digital economy has become a difficult task for international leaders, but new negotiations ar...

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Insolvency and ‘zombie businesses’

Insolvency Insolvency and ‘zombie businesses’

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Insolvency and ‘zombie businesses’

What is a ‘zombie business’? And how did AIM-listed companies fare in 2018? Read More...

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EU disagrees over plans for digital tech tax following Hammond's Budget promise

Tax EU disagrees over plans for digital tech tax following Hammond's Budget promise

3y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

EU disagrees over plans for digital tech tax follo...

EU negotiations for a digital tech tax are not going quite as smoothly as Philip Hammond's decision to apply one to the UK Read More...

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Financial Power List 2018: 46-50 revealed

People In Business Financial Power List 2018: 46-50 revealed

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Financial Power List 2018: 46-50 revealed

The Financial Power List 2018 ranks the individuals who we believe will have significant influence on the direction of the accountancy industry over t...

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Pascal Saint-Amans, Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, OECD

People In Business Pascal Saint-Amans, Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, OECD

4y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

Pascal Saint-Amans, Director, Centre for Tax Polic...

Bio A French national, Saint-Amans graduated from the National School of Administration (ENA) in 1996 and spent almost ten years as an official in the...

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Richard Howitt, CEO, IIRC

People In Business Richard Howitt, CEO, IIRC

4y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

Richard Howitt, CEO, IIRC

Howitt heads up the IIRC, leading its mission to make integrated reporting a global norm Read More...

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Accountants shouldn’t neglect hybrid mismatch anti-avoidance rules

Accounting Standards Accountants shouldn’t neglect hybrid mismatch anti-avoidance rules

4y Alison Conley

Accountants shouldn’t neglect hybrid mismatch anti...

Alison Conley, partner at MHA MacIntyre Hudson, looks at hybrid mismatch anti-avoidance legislation, and why accountants should pay attention to it Re...

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Global tax avoidance convention set to be signed by over 60 jurisdictions

Corporate Tax Global tax avoidance convention set to be signed by over 60 jurisdictions

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Global tax avoidance convention set to be signed b...

The convention is designed to implement a minimum standard to prevent against treaty abuse and strengthen mechanisms for dispute resolution Read More...

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CIoT calls for two year delay to changes to tax relief for corporate interest expense

Corporate Tax CIoT calls for two year delay to changes to tax relief for corporate interest expense

5y Richard Crump, Writer

CIoT calls for two year delay to changes to tax re...

THE CI0T has called on the government to delay changes to tax relief for corporate interest expense to help businesses adjust to the new regime and pr...

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New global tax rules are 'just a sticking plaster'

Tax Avoidance New global tax rules are 'just a sticking plaster'

5y Richard Crump, Writer

New global tax rules are 'just a sticking plaster'

New international rules to tackle global tax avoidance will not work properly until tax secrecy is swept away, a report released by the All Party Parl...

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Partnerships to be caught be country-by-country reporting

Tax Avoidance Partnerships to be caught be country-by-country reporting

5y Richard Crump, Writer

Partnerships to be caught be country-by-country re...

Partnerships are to be included as reporting entities under new country-by-country reporting adopted by the European Commission, HMRC has confirmed Re...

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Roy-Chowdhury: International tax policy should be closely aligned with the EU

Corporate Tax Roy-Chowdhury: International tax policy should be closely aligned with the EU

6y Chas Roy-Chowdhury

Roy-Chowdhury: International tax policy should be ...

Osborne's tax move could influence the sensitive negotiations about the UK’s future relationship with Europe Read More...

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OECD: Brexit will have ‘major consequences for UK’

Business Recovery OECD: Brexit will have ‘major consequences for UK’

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

OECD: Brexit will have ‘major consequences for UK’

The OECD's secretary-general José Ángel Gurría has given his verdict on what Brexit means for the UK and the EU Read More...

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OECD pursues input on multilateral instrument

Administration OECD pursues input on multilateral instrument

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

OECD pursues input on multilateral instrument

The OECD has released a public discussion draft relating to its BEPS measures Read More...

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Government deliberates secondary adjustment to transfer pricing rules

Administration Government deliberates secondary adjustment to transfer pricing rules

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Government deliberates secondary adjustment to tra...

HMRC launches a consultation document that looks to strengthen government efforts against transfer mispricing Read More...

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Panama commits to share financial account information

Administration Panama commits to share financial account information

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Panama commits to share financial account informat...

Bahrain, Lebanon, Nauru, Panama and Vanuatu commit to share financial account information automatically with other countries Read More...

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Tax transparency plans adopted across Europe

Administration Tax transparency plans adopted across Europe

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Tax transparency plans adopted across Europe

UK-led beneficial ownership plans adopted in over 20 jurisdictions, including Gibraltar, Isle of Man and Montserrat Read More...

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World bodies establish tax collaboration platform

Accounting Standards World bodies establish tax collaboration platform

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

World bodies establish tax collaboration platform

Four of the world’s biggest organisations have teamed up to improve the way developing countries tax multinationals Read More...

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Bermuda falls in line with OECD tax reporting agreement

Administration Bermuda falls in line with OECD tax reporting agreement

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Bermuda falls in line with OECD tax reporting agre...

British island territory agrees to sign OECD pact on tax co-operation, which has already been signed by 31 nations Read More...

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UK pressures OECD to tackle unhelpful tax jurisdictions

Administration UK pressures OECD to tackle unhelpful tax jurisdictions

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

UK pressures OECD to tackle unhelpful tax jurisdic...

Nations that defy international tax agreements should be listed and punished accordingly, Osborne suggests Read More...

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Five ways the European Commission can go further to combat tax avoision

Administration Five ways the European Commission can go further to combat tax avoision

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Five ways the European Commission can go further t...

Tax experts suggest ways the European authority can build upon its country-by-country reporting announcement Read More...

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UK leads charge for action on beneficial ownership

Administration UK leads charge for action on beneficial ownership

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

UK leads charge for action on beneficial ownership

Osborne delivers ‘another hammer blow’ to offshore tax evasion by announcing data partnership with biggest European economies Read More...

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Cameron letter urged Europe to protect offshore tax havens

Administration Cameron letter urged Europe to protect offshore tax havens

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Cameron letter urged Europe to protect offshore ta...

Prime Minister discouraged former European council president from making offshore trusts subject to an EU tax crackdown Read More...

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US report slams OECD and BEPS initiative

Corporate Tax US report slams OECD and BEPS initiative

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

US report slams OECD and BEPS initiative

Document claims that US corporate tax system is broken, and labels BEPS initiative as “costly and ineffective” Read More...

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