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IRS Issues Filing Tips Ahead Of Busy Tax Season Period

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Saturday, February 17, 2018

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has offered taxpayers several tips and time-saving resources, in anticipation that there will be a surge in filing activity during President's Day weekend (February 17-19). Read Full Story

 


US House Approves Generalized System Of Preferences Bill

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

On February 13, 2018, the US House of Representatives voted 400-2 to pass a bipartisan bill to renew the Generalized System of Preferences. Read Full Story

 


Trump Announces Rettig To Lead IRS

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

US President Donald Trump has announced his intent to nominate tax lawyer Charles P Rettig as Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service for the remainder of a term of five years beginning on November 13, 2017. Read Full Story

 


Tax-Related Identity Theft Down 40 Percent, IRS Says

Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

The Internal Revenue Service has announced steep declines in tax-related identity theft in 2017, attributing the success to its Security Summit initiative, a private-public sector partnership formed in 2015 to combat identity theft. Read Full Story

 


Tax Agencies To Discuss TP Proactively With Willing MNEs

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The OECD has recently launched a new program – the International Compliance Assurance Programme – being spearhead by the Forum on Tax Administration that is aimed at providing assurance to multinationals with regards to their transfer pricing affairs. Read Full Story

 


India Concludes First US Bilateral Advance Pricing Agreement

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

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The Indian Central Board of Direct Taxes on February 7 announced that it entered into its first ever bilateral advance pricing agreement with a US firm, in cooperation with authorities in the US. Read Full Story

 


Swiss Taxpayer Wins US Tax Treaty Refund Dispute

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

The United States District Court for the District of Columbia on January 31 ruled in favor of Starr International Company in a case concerning an erroneous refund paid to the taxpayer, which the IRS sought to reclaim. Read Full Story

 


IRS May Delay More Tax Refunds To Tackle Fraud

Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

The Internal Revenue Service has been successful in implementing processes to identify and prevent fraud but could do more to strengthen pre-refund verification, according to a new report from the US Government Accountability Office on last year's tax filing season. Read Full Story

 


US CEOs Call For Korean FTA Compromise

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Monday, February 5, 2018

An association of US CEOs has stressed the importance for their businesses of access to the preferential terms of the US-South Korea free trade agreement. Read Full Story

 


IRS Warns Practitioners Of New Identity Theft Tax Scam

Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington

Monday, February 5, 2018

The Internal Revenue Service has warned tax professionals of a new filing season scam. Read Full Story

 

 

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