Cameroon becomes the 70th jurisdiction to join the multilateral BEPS Convention

Cameroon becomes the 70th jurisdiction to join the multilateral BEPS Convention

Jul 12,2017

OECD Model Tax Convention 2017 update focuses on 4 non-BEPS areas

OECD releases draft contents of the 2017 update to the OECD Model Tax Convention prepared by the Committee's Working Party 1;

Jul 11,2017

OECD releases MLI matching database(beta version) showing MLI-impact on DTAAs

OECD releases preliminary (beta) version of the MLI Matching Database for comments and suggestions from the public; Matching Database makes projections on how

Jul 11,2017

G20-leaders emphasize on 'transparency' to tackle tax evasion, terrorist financing & money laundering

G20 Leaders release joint declaration pursuant to summit held on 7-8 July in Hamburg, Germany,  reaffirm their commitment towards the implementation of the

Jul 10,2017

Australian Court upholds dividend withholding tax on buy-back consideration despite no retained earnings

Federal Court of Australia dismisses a Dutch company’s (appellant) refund claim with respect to dividend tax withheld by the Australian

Jul 06,2017

Sophie Chatel appointed new Head for OECD tax treaty unit

Sophie Chatel has been appointed Head of the Tax Treaty Unit in the Centre for Tax Policy and Administration. She will

Jul 06,2017

OECD's report to G20 shows major progress towards effective international tax system

Latest Report from OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría to G20 Leaders ahead of the G20 Hamburg summit indicates that "Countries are making major

Jul 06,2017

Mauritius MLI reservations triggered by "anti-abuse" provision impact on India DTAA

Taxsutra learns that concerns over 'Principle Purpose Test' and 'treaty abuse' provision in MLI and their possible applicability to Mauritian

Jul 06,2017

Mauritius signs multilateral BEPS convention but leaves India DTAA out of MLI

Mauritius  signs the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (the MLI)

Jul 05,2017

OECD claims tax transparency progress but near 'empty' tax haven list disappoints some

OECD releases outcome of "Fast-Track review process" to assess transparency standards of countries in the run-up to the G20 Summit scheduled on

Jun 28,2017