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Jamaica Explains New Transfer Pricing Rules

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Jamaica has released information explaining its new transfer pricing regime, with transfer pricing documentation due on March 15, 2016. Read Full Story

 


Jamaican Senate Passes Transfer Pricing Bill

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

The upper house of Jamaica's Parliament on November 27 passed amendments to the Income Tax Act to introduce a new transfer pricing regime in the territory. Read Full Story

 


Spain Among Top Improvers In World Bank's Doing Business 2016

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Friday, October 30, 2015

In its new Doing Business report, the World Bank singled out Spain for praise for tax system improvements implemented to make doing business easier in the nation. Read Full Story

 


Jamaican Tourism Operators Face Withholding Tax

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

From November 1, Jamaican tourism operators whose turnover is at least JMD500m (USD4.2m) will be required to pay a new Withholding Tax on Specified Services (WTSS) of three percent on supplies worth JMD50,000 or more. Read Full Story

 


Jamaica Confirms New Withholding Tax

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Jamaica's tax authority has announced that a withholding tax on specified services will be introduced from June 1, 2015. Read Full Story

 


Jamaica Hopes To Boost Tax Perks For US Investors

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Jamaica's Finance and Planning Minister, Peter Phillips, has announced that the Government is to engage in talks with the US, aimed at revising their bilateral investment and tax arrangements to encourage more US investment into Jamaica. Read Full Story

 


Jamaica Hikes Taxes In 2015 Budget

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Monday, March 16, 2015

The Government of Jamaica has outlined measures to raise additional revenue to fill a JMD22.7bn (USD197m) gap in the Government's budget for the fiscal year 2015/16. Read Full Story

 


Jamaica Increases 2015 Income Tax Threshold

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Monday, December 29, 2014

Jamaica's personal income tax exempt threshold will rise significantly to JMD557,232 (USD4,877) from January 1, 2015. Read Full Story

 


Developing Countries Meet To Discuss BEPS Push

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Monday, December 15, 2014

Officials from 14 developing countries met on December 10-11, 2014, to maximize the benefits their countries will derive from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development's ongoing work on countering base erosion and profit shifting. Read Full Story

 


Tougher Penalties For Jamaican Value-Added Tax Regime

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Jamaica has proposed amendments to the law governing its General Consumption Tax, a value-added tax, to make regime-related penalties and enforcement actions more stringent. Read Full Story

 

 

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