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Germany Ordered To Refund Nuclear Fuel Taxes

The Hamburg Financial Court has ordered authorities in Germany to refund German energy companies more than EUR2.2bn (USD3bn) in nuclear fuel taxes. The refund is to be paid to five energy companies, including E.ON and RWE.
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Italian Cabinet Approves Tax Cuts

Following the parliamentary approval a day earlier of a three-year overall economic program, the Cabinet meeting on April 18, 2014, approved a decree to implement Premier Matteo Renzi's pledge to pass both individual and corporate income tax cuts.
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Review Of New Zealand Savings Tax Urged

In the run up to this year's general election, New Zealand's Financial Services Council has called on political parties to explain how they will reduce the "unfair" over-taxation of KiwiSaver funds.
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Large Partnerships Slipping Through IRS Net: GAO

The United States Government Accountability Office has issued a preliminary report showing that the Internal Revenue Service is only auditing about one percent of large partnerships - those with 100 or more partners, and assets exceeding USD100m.
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