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Switzerland Warns Of Carbon Tax Hike

Switzerland will hike its carbon tax from CHF60 (USD67) per ton to at least CHF72 per ton from 2016 if the Government's 2014 emissions reductions target is missed.
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Sweden Calls For EU Ruling On Bitcoin Taxation

Sweden has asked the European Union to provide definitive rules on the Value Added Tax treatment of cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, after concerns raised by the nation about the UK's revised position, issued in March.
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Tax Framework Key To Asia Funds Passport Success

Harmonized tax policies must be introduced to ensure that the Asia Region Funds Passport is a long-term success, the Investment Company Institute has said.
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US Treasury Wants Immediate Anti-Inversion Legislation

With reports of more American companies looking to use the opportunity to move their headquarters abroad when bidding for overseas companies, the United States Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has written to Congressional leaders urging immediate action to pass legislation to prevent such corporate inversions.
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