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Stories that are tagged 'Insurance'

Australian Bankers Defend Tax Record

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Last updated 14 hours ago | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The Australian Bankers' Association has published a new report which it says shows that banks are among the highest corporate taxpayers in the country. Read Full Story


Czech Coalition Parties Split On Future Tax Policy

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Last updated 38 hours ago | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The Czech Republic's ruling political parties have taken contrasting tax policy positions ahead of October elections. Read Full Story


New Zealand Extends Tax Relief To Earthquake Victims

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, June 19, 2017

New Zealand's tax agency has announced tax relief measures for those affected by the Kaikoura earthquake. Read Full Story


Clarity Sought On CRA Employment Insurance Rulings

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Friday, June 9, 2017

The Canadian Taxpayers' Ombudsman has called on the Canada Revenue Agency to make more information available on its Canada Pension Plan and Employment Insurance decisions process. Read Full Story


NSW, Australia, Overhauls Property Tax System

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Thursday, June 1, 2017

The Australian state of New South Wales has announced plans to slash stamp duty for first time buyers and double foreign investor surcharges as part of a package designed to improve housing affordability. Read Full Story


IMF Voices Concerns About Polish Bank Tax

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

The International Monetary Fund has reiterated its concern that Poland's bank asset tax will undermine credit expansion and economic growth. Read Full Story


UK Lawmakers Seek Action On 'Gig Economy Tax Dodge'

by Amanda Banks,, London

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The UK Government must close the loopholes that are currently allowing "bogus" self-employment, the UK's Work and Pensions Committee has said. Read Full Story


Ghana Introduces Flat-Rate VAT, New Exemptions

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

The Ghanaian Government has released an overview of an amendment to the VAT Act, which entered into force in early April, to amend the list of exempt supplies and introduce a VAT flat-rate arrangement for retailers and wholesalers. Read Full Story


UK Tax Freeze Impractical, Think Tank Says

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

UK politicians should avoid including pledges to freeze tax in their manifestos ahead of the election in June, the Institute for Fiscal Studies has said. Read Full Story


UK Political Parties Commit To Freeze VAT Rate

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, May 1, 2017

UK Prime Minister Theresa May said the Conservative Party, if reelected, will not increase value-added tax but refused to commit to a similar freeze on National Insurance contributions and income tax. Read Full Story




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