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Japan, Russia Agree New Double Tax Pact

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The governments of Japan and Russia signed a new convention on the elimination of double taxation on September 7. Read Full Story

 


Paper Looks At 'Tax Haven'-Use Trends Globally

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The US-based National Bureau of Economic Research has released a new report that looks at which countries' taxpayers have the most wealth stored in so-called "offshore tax havens." Read Full Story

 


BRICS Summit Ends With Tax Commitment

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Thursday, September 7, 2017

The BRICS countries – Brazil, China, Russia, India, and South Africa – closed out a recent summit with an agreement on supporting one another, and developing nations, with tackling tax evasion and plugging opportunities for tax avoidance. Read Full Story

 


IMF Proposes VAT Rate Hike For Russia

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Friday, July 14, 2017

Russia should hike value-added tax by four percent to 22 percent and lower social security contributions, the International Monetary Fund has proposed. Read Full Story

 


Switzerland Exploring Options For Freer Trade

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-news.com, Brussels

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Swiss Federal Councillor Johann N Schneider-Ammann will this month travel to Russia, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, and the US, with the aim of further developing Switzerland's bilateral trade relations with each country. Read Full Story

 


China To Probe Dumping Of Styrene by US, Korea, Taiwan

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

China has made a number of announcements on anti-dumping duty orders, including to launch an investigation into US, Korean, and Taiwanese exports of styrene, which is used to manufacture plastics and resins. Read Full Story

 


EU Hails Victory In WTO Russia Tariff Dispute

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-news.com, Brussels

Monday, June 26, 2017

The EU has said that, as a result of dispute proceedings it launched in 2014, Russia has lowered tariffs on certain paper, refrigerators, and palm oil products. Read Full Story

 


Russia To Sign OECD's BEPS Convention

by Tatiana Smolenskaya, Tax-News.com, Moscow

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Russia will sign the OECD's Multilateral Convention to implement tax treaty-related measures to prevent base erosion and profit shifting, the Government announced on May 20. Read Full Story

 


Russia To Hike VAT Rate To 22 Percent By 2019

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

To fund future tax cuts for companies, the Russian Ministry of Finance has proposed hiking the headline value-added tax rate. Read Full Story

 


Russia, Japan To Sign New Double Tax Agreement

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The governments of Japan and Russia on April 28 announced they have agreed the text of a new double tax agreement that would replace the 1986 pact between Japan and the former USSR. Read Full Story

 

 

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