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Stories that are tagged 'tax incentives'

EU Approves Swedish Employee Share Option Tax Break

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Last updated 23 hours ago | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The European Commission has approved under EU state aid rules a Swedish scheme to reduce the taxation of employee share options. Read Full Story


Seychelles Encouraged To Hike Taxes On Tourism Services Firms

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Seychelles has scope to further increase its tax revenue despite having a relatively high tax-to-GDP ratio, the International Monetary Fund has said. 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


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


Tax Incentives Announced In Mauritius Budget

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The Government of Mauritius has announced a series of tax incentives including a three percent concessionary tax rate for export-focused firms as part of a Budget, which seeks to improve the jurisdictions standing as a business hub. Read Full Story


Canada To Amend Voluntary Disclosure Program

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, June 12, 2017

The Canadian Government has announced a consultation on proposed changes to the Voluntary Disclosures Program that will narrow the eligibility criteria and make the regime less generous. Read Full Story


Swiss Federal Council Agrees To Tax Reforms

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, June 12, 2017

The Swiss Federal Council has asked the Federal Department of Finance to prepare a consultation on a draft tax reform package by September. Read Full Story


EU Imposes Anti-Dumping Duties On Chinese Steel

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, June 12, 2017

The European Commission has said that it will impose definitive anti-subsidy measures on imports from China of certain hot-rolled flat steel products. Read Full Story


Bangladesh Confirms New VAT Law, Corporate Tax Cuts

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Friday, June 9, 2017

Bangladesh has announced corporate income tax cuts and the introduction of the new value-added tax law in its new Budget, released on June 1. 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




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