Singapore could use its significant fiscal reserves to keep its tax rates low while boosting spending, rather than looking to tax hikes, the International Monetary Fund has said.Read Full Story
Researchers at the University of Amsterdam have looked at how corporations make use of particular countries and jurisdictions to minimize their tax liabilities.Read Full Story
Switzerland has signed an agreement on the automatic exchange of tax information with Singapore, and is this week hosting a working meeting of the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. Read Full Story
Following agreement reached by the remaining signatories to the Trans-Pacific Partnership earlier this year to push ahead following US President Donald Trump's withdrawal of the United States from the pact, Japan has taken the lead with regard to formulating a plan B for the agreement.Read Full Story
The Hong Kong Financial Services Development Council has released a report calling for the Government to expand its tax treaty network, in particular with countries that have growing aviation industries.Read Full Story
Singapore has announced increased tax relief for electric and hybrid car purchases.Read Full Story
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