This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here.  
  • Delicious


Password Reminder

Please enter your email address to receive a password reminder.


Log into Tax-News+
Not registered yet? Find out about our daily news alert service »

Email Address: 

Login »

Forgotten your password?

Stories that are tagged 'micro business'

Peru To Reduce VAT Rate In July

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, January 9, 2017

Peru has gazetted legislation to reduce the value-added tax rate by one point to 17 percent from July 1, 2017, provided that revenue reaches 7.2 percent of GDP in the year to May 31, 2017. Read Full Story


Strong Uptake For Chilean Tax Amnesty

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Chile's Internal Revenue Service waived tax penalties and interest for a total of 123,128 taxpayers during the first half of this year, as part of a tax amnesty scheme. Read Full Story


'Lack Of Awareness' On HMRC's Digital Tax Reforms

by Amanda Banks,, London

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Nearly half of the UK's micro-businesses and freelancers (43 percent) are unaware of the UK tax authority's Making Tax Digital project, according to research by accounting platform FreeAgent. Read Full Story


Australia To Introduce Tax Breaks For Start-Ups

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

The Australian Government has introduced legislation to provide concessional tax treatment to investors in start-up companies and improve the tax treatment of Early Stage Venture Capital Limited Partnerships. Read Full Story


UK OTS Recommends Simpler Tax Regime For SMEs

by Robert Lee,, London

Friday, March 4, 2016

The UK's Office of Tax Simplification has published a package of recommendations aimed at making the tax system simpler and easier to use for "micro-businesses." Read Full Story


Irish Revenue Explains Changes To EIIS Tax Incentive

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, October 19, 2015

The Irish Revenue has published an e-brief that explains the changes to the Employment and Investment Incentive announced in the 2015 and 2016 Budgets. Read Full Story


China Improves Small Business Tax Incentives

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Friday, August 21, 2015

China's State Council decided on August 19 to improve and extend the tax breaks available for small and micro enterprises, noting that these firms are the main source of employment and innovative growth in the economy. Read Full Story


Inspector Reports On ATO's Debt Collection Practices

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, July 20, 2015

The Inspector-General of Taxation has recommended that the Australian Taxation Office consider merging its debt and audit areas, and improve decision-making processes and staff training. Read Full Story


SARS Launches Small Business Support Desks

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Monday, June 8, 2015

On June 5, South African Revenue Service Commissioner Tom Moyane officially launched the agency's specialized Small Business Support Desks. Read Full Story


Latvia Retains Startup Company Tax Incentive

Tatiana Smolenskaya,, Moscow

Friday, April 3, 2015

The Latvian Parliament, the Saeima, has voted to retain the small business tax relief, and agreed to review the conditions for eligibility shortly. Read Full Story




Page 1