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Stories that are tagged 'tax breaks'

Australia Legislates For Wine Equalization Tax Rebate Reform

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Last updated 22 hours ago | Friday, June 23, 2017

The Australian Government has introduced legislation to tighten the eligibility criteria for the wine equalization tax rebate. Read Full Story


ATO Issues Warning On Incorrect Deductions

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Last updated 45 hours ago | Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Australian Taxation Office has said that it is using real-time data to crack down on incorrect claims for work-related expenses this tax time. Read Full Story


Canada Cracking Down On Real Estate Tax Evasion

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

The Canada Revenue Agency has said that audits it undertook between April 2015 and March 2017 of real estate transactions resulted in more than CAD329.4m (USD249.2m) in assessed income that had not been reported. Read Full Story


Australia Tightens GST Rules For Precious Metal

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

The Australian Senate has passed legislation to tighten the goods and services tax rules for sales of precious metals. Read Full Story


Canadian MPs Recommend Changes To Media Taxation

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Friday, June 16, 2017

The Canadian Parliament's Heritage committee has called for a five percent levy on broadband internet services, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said he will not increase taxes on the middle classes. Read Full Story


Ireland Issues Guidance On Taxation Of Dividends From Trading Profits

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Thursday, June 15, 2017

The Irish Revenue has published a new e-brief that explains the tax treatment of certain foreign dividends paid out of trading profits, which may be chargeable to corporation tax at the standard rate of 12.5 percent. Read Full Story


Venture Capital Firms Seek Bangladeshi Tax Holidays

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Venture capital and private equity firms in Bangladesh have called for corporate tax breaks to support investments in new businesses. Read Full Story


Australia To Reform Taxation Of Charitable Donations

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Thursday, June 15, 2017

The Australian Government is consulting on proposals to amend the deductible gift recipient regime, which entitles donors to claim tax deductions on their donations. Read Full Story


ATO Focusing On Second Home Tax Compliance

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

The Australian Taxation Office has said that last year it identified a large number of mistakes in claims for deductions for rental properties, and is now paying close attention to properties in popular domestic holiday destinations. Read Full Story


Switzerland Pushing Ahead With Corporate Tax Reform

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, June 2, 2017

The steering body tasked with drawing up a new package of Swiss corporate tax reforms has published its recommendations. Read Full Story




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