Paraguay becomes the 134th member to join the Global Forum for automatic EOI

Paraguay becomes the 134th member to join the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information (‘EOI’) for tax purposes; This

Jun 21,2016

India-Switzerland move closer to Automatic Information Exchange; 'Stolen' data fate inconclusive

Post meeting of Revenue Secretary Dr. Hasmukh Adhia & Switzerland's State Secretary for International Financial Matters Jacques de Watteville, both

Jun 16,2016

CBDT : Constitutes ‘working group’ to examine issues arising from Indo-Mauritius DTAA amendment

CBDT constitutes ‘working group’ headed by Joint Secretary (FT&TR-II) to examine  consequential issues arising out of amendments to India -

Jun 13,2016

OECD: Brazil, Jamaica and Uruguay sign-up to fight illicit financial-flows & offshore tax-evasion

Brazil deposits its instrument of ratification of the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters  (‘MCAA’ or ‘the Convention’) ,

Jun 03,2016

OECD seeks technical inputs on Multilateral Instrument Standard, sets 'consistent application' objective

OECD invites public comments on select technical issues relating to development of a multilateral instrument; Based on BEPS Action 15 (Developing

Jun 01,2016

G7-leaders call on countries to join BEPS inclusive framework, commit to tax-transparency

G7 Leaders meet in Ise-Shima on May 26th and 27th to address major global economic and political challenges, include tax transparency as

May 31,2016

European Council adopts CbCR & automatic information exchange between EU Member States

European Council adopts directive to implement OECD BEPS Action 13 on Country-by-Country (“CbC”) reporting w.e.f. fiscal year 2016; MNCs with

May 26,2016

US Senators push back against EU investigation of US entities, seek clarification

US Senators [Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Committee members Rob Portman (R-Ohio)

May 25,2016

CBDT – India-Slovenia signs protocol to broaden the scope of information exchange for curbing tax-evasion

India-Slovenia signs protocol to amend its DTAA to – (i) broaden the scope of exchange of tax related information, which will

May 19,2016

OECD: Tax administrations' Heads focuses on global tax co-operation in the 10th FTA meet

The Tenth Meeting of the OECD  Forum on Tax Administration (‘FTA’) on May 11-13, 2016 in Beijing , People's Republic of China focused

May 18,2016