Global forum releases tax transparency compliance ratings for nine jurisdictions

The Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes (the Global Forum) publishes nine peer review reports assessing compliance with

Apr 09,2018

MLI to enter into force on July 1; 'Turning point', says OECD

Multilateral Convention (MLI) will enter into force on July 1, 2018 following ratification by Slovenia; Entry into force follows from the deposit

Mar 23,2018

OECD releases additional guidance on PE profits attribution

OECD releases additional guidance on the attribution of profits to a PE under BEPS Action 7, considering the stakeholders’ comments

Mar 22,2018

European Commission ups the ante, proposes interim measures on digital economy taxation

European Commission (’EC’) unveils interim proposals with regards to fair taxation of the digital economy; EC announces two legislative proposals,

Mar 21,2018

G20 Finance Ministers welcome Interim report on Digital economy, commit for consensus-based solution by 2020

OECD Secretary-General releases report on the activities and achievements of the OECD’s tax agenda, to the G20 Finance Ministers and

Mar 21,2018

EU introduces far-reaching transparency rules, tax advisers to report tax-avoidance schemes to authorities

The European Union (EU) Member States reach a political agreement on new transparency rules for intermediaries such as tax advisers,

Mar 13,2018

Advocate General interprets ‘beneficial ownership’ under EU directives, independent of OECD MTC

In connection with a tax dispute in Denmark, the Advocate General proposes to the EU Court of Justice that the

Mar 12,2018

OECD : Releases model rules requiring intermediaries to disclose CRS Avoidance arrangement, opaque offshore structures

OECD releases new model disclosure rule requiring  lawyers, accountants, financial advisors, banks, etc. to inform tax authorities of schemes they put

Mar 09,2018

450 responses to European Commission's Digital tax consultation; Wide support for EC move

European Commission's public consultation on fair taxation of digital economy receives 446 responses (50% individuals & 42% businesses/business organisations); 2/3

Mar 07,2018

OECD : Seeks input on abuse of residence by investment schemes to circumvent CRS

OECD releases consultation document seeking public inputs on abuse of "residence by investment"  or "citizenship by investment"  schemes which allow

Feb 22,2018