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Netherlands Announces Tax 'Blacklist'

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Monday, January 7, 2019

On December 28, 2018, the Dutch Government published in the Official Gazette a list of 21 low-tax jurisdictions. Companies doing business in these territories will face new anti-avoidance measures, intended to tackle tax base erosion and profit shifting. Read Full Story

 


Netherlands Begins International Tax System Review

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Friday, September 28, 2018

The Dutch Government has launched a consultation exercise on plans to review the country's tax treaty policy and to draw up a list of low-tax jurisdictions for the purposes of enforcing incoming controlled foreign company rules. Read Full Story

 


Bahrain Commits To Introducing VAT This Year

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Bahrain has committed to pushing towards the introduction of the Gulf Cooperation Council's value-added tax framework by the end of the year. Read Full Story

 


United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia Introduce Value-Added Tax

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Monday, January 1, 2018

Having introduced value-added tax on January 1, 2018, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia became the first two states of the six-member Gulf Cooperation Council grouping to follow through on the bloc's commitment to introduce a harmonized value-added tax. Read Full Story

 


Bahrain To Begin Levying GCC's Selective Tax

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Bahrain's Cabinet has approved the introduction of the Gulf Cooperation Council's so-called selective tax on unhealthy commodities from December 30. Read Full Story

 


Oman Confirms No VAT In 2018

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Oman has officially stated it will not be joining the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia in introducing the agreed Gulf Cooperation Council value-added tax until at least 2019. Read Full Story

 


IMF Reports On Middle East's Fiscal Challenges

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Thursday, December 21, 2017

The International Monetary Fund has published a new paper on the fiscal consolidation challenges being faced by the members of the Gulf Cooperation Council – Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates – whose tax revenues have been depressed due to persistently low oil prices. Read Full Story

 


Irish Tax Regime 'Most Business Friendly In EU'

by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London

Friday, December 15, 2017

Ireland tops the EU league of business-friendly tax regimes and is an attractive location in which to do business, according to a new survey by PwC. Read Full Story

 


UAE Finalizes Adoption Of New VAT Framework

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates has officially approved Regulations that set out rules for the value-added tax framework the country will adopt, alongside Saudi Arabia, from January 1, 2018. Read Full Story

 


IMF Urges Kuwait To Press Ahead With VAT

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The International Monetary Fund has urged authorities in Kuwait to push ahead with the introduction of a value-added tax, having fallen behind the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia, which are introducing VAT from January 1, 2018. Read Full Story

 

 

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