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ECJ To Hear Portuguese Road Tax Complaint

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Saturday, February 17, 2018

The European Court of Justice has been asked to hear a challenge against the Portuguese road tax, in Case C-640/17 –  Luis Manuel dos Santos v Fazenda Publica. Read Full Story


Swiss Taxpayer Wins US Tax Treaty Refund Dispute

by Mike Godfrey,, 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


US States Rally Against New SALT Deduction Cap

Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, January 29, 2018

New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut have launched a coalition to sue the federal government to challenge provisions in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that eliminate full state and local tax deductibility. Read Full Story


French Workers In 'Third Countries' Liable For Social Security

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Income from assets of French nationals who work in a state other than a member state of the EU, the European Economic Area or Switzerland may be subject to French social security contributions, the European Court of Justice has ruled. Read Full Story


France Denies SocGen's 'Rogue Trader' Tax Loss

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, January 18, 2018

The French tax authority has reportedly issued an assessment requiring Societe General to repay a EUR2.2bn (USD3bn) tax credit linked to losses the bank suffered as a result of the activities of rogue trader Jerome Kerviel. Read Full Story


Uber And Vietnam Continue To Battle Over Tax

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, January 15, 2018

Uber has failed to challenge efforts by the Vietnamese tax authorities to collect more tax from the ride-hailing app provider. Read Full Story


India Reports On Redoubled Tax Enforcement Drive

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Friday, January 12, 2018

India's Income Tax Department has said it sought to bring criminal charges against 2,225 taxpayers in the period April to November 2017. Read Full Story


Court Overturns Luxleaks Whistleblower's Sentence

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Luxembourg's highest court has overturned the conviction of Luxleaks whistleblower Antoine Deltour, although he is set to face a retrial. Read Full Story


Swiss Court Refuses Information Exchange Request

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Switzerland's highest court has ruled that information relating to certain third parties of a tax evasion case cannot be handed over to US tax authorities. Read Full Story


HMRC Details 2017 Prosecutions For Tax Crimes

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

HM Revenue and Customs, the UK's tax authority, has revealed details of its enforcement activities during 2017, including a round-up of the "top ten" cases it pursued. Read Full Story



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