Mauritian regulator sets 3-months deadline for first time TRC applications by newly-licensed GBC1s

Mauritian Regulator, Financial Services Commission (‘FSC’) sets 3-months deadline for first time applications for Tax Residency Certificates (‘TRC’s) by newly-licensed

Mar 01,2017

25 Key takeaways from OECD’s Economic Survey of India

OECD’s Economic Survey of India released today recommends removing tax expenditures (like home loan repayments) that benefit the rich most; OECD survey

Feb 28,2017

Third Protocol to India-Singapore DTAA enters into force today, notifies Singapore IRAS

Singapore IRAS issues press release to notify the third protocol amending  India-Singapore treaty (signed on December 30, 2016) entered into

Feb 27,2017

Revised India-Israel treaty introduces LOB, 'beneficial ownership' test, removes 15% dividend tax-credit

CBDT notifies amended India Israel DTAA signed on October 14, 2015 and entered into force on December 19, 2016; Newly inserted

Feb 21,2017

Singapore Budget 2017 proposes BEPS-compliant IP regime and R&D safe harbour

Singapore Budget 2017 presented today introduces new IP Regime called the 'IP Development Incentive' (IDI), which incorporates the BEPS-compliant modified

Feb 20,2017

Australian Govt tables DPT Bill to combat multinational tax-avoidance, proposes incorporating final BEPS Actions 8-10

Australian Government introduces Treasury Laws Amendment (Combating Multinational Tax Avoidance) Bill 2017 in the Parliament consisting of 3 significant proposals

Feb 14,2017

CBDT: India-Austria sign protocol to broaden the scope of information exchange for curbing tax-evasion

India - Austria sign Protocol to amend its existing DTAA to i) broaden the scope of exchange of tax related

Feb 07,2017

OECD's CBCR peer review to evaluate countries on confidentiality, legal & EOI framework

OECD releases documents outlining terms of reference and methodology which will form basis of peer review process for Action 13

Feb 03,2017

OECD invites taxpayers' input for stage-1 peer review for 7 jurisdictions

OECD invites taxpayers’ inputs on peer reviews of Dispute Resolution (BEPS Action Plan 14) for the Stage 1 peer review

Jan 30,2017

Thailand becomes the 139th member to join the Global Forum for EOI

Thailand becomes the 139th member to join the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information (’EOI’) for tax purposes;

Jan 27,2017