India notifies revised DTAA with Korea; Treaty effective from April 1, 2017

CBDT notifies revised India-Korea DTAA signed on May 18, 2016 and entered into force on September 12, 2016; Revised DTAA provides

Oct 26,2016

OECD – Tally of bilateral relationships for automatic EOI touches 1,000 mark

The tally of bilateral relationships for exchanges of information on financial accounts pursuant to OECD Common Reporting Standard (CRS) reaches

Oct 25,2016

OECD – Launches business survey for fostering tax certainty to support G20 tax agenda

OECD launches business survey on tax certainty to support the G20 tax agenda, for gathering information on the effects of

Oct 24,2016

OECD embarks on MAP reforms; India agrees to "limited" taxpayer inputs

OECD releases key documents approved by the Inclusive Framework on BEPS, that will form the basis of the Mutual Agreement

Oct 20,2016

Andorra becomes the 86th jurisdiction to join the Inclusive Framework on BEPS

Andorra becomes the 86th jurisdiction to join the Inclusive Framework on BEPS on October 14, 2016; This is pursuant to the first

Oct 20,2016

UN sub-committee’s 10 key BEPS related proposals before UN tax-committee's Twelfth Session

UN sub-committee on BEPS proposes update to UN Model Tax Convention and Commentary relating to matters addressed as part of

Oct 10,2016

UN tax-committee's Twelfth Session to focus on BEPS, royalty & FTS

Twelfth Session of the UN Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters to take place in Geneva betweenOctober

Oct 08,2016

Australian Court holds Tech Mahindra's offshore software service receipts taxable as 'royalty'

Click here to read the judgement copy. Federal Court of Australia rules that payment received by Tech Mahindra Ltd. (‘assessee’), an Indian

Oct 05,2016

Govt directs timely submission of EOI requests

Govt. directs officers to forward all requests for Exchange of information (‘EOI’), getting time barred on Oct. 31 and Dec.

Oct 04,2016

Switzerland ratifies Convention for automatic EOI, confirms commitment towards greater tax transparency

Switzerland yesterday deposited its instrument of ratification for the multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in tax matters ('the Convention') in the

Sep 27,2016