CONTINUEThis site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more.
  1. Front Page
  2. Related Stories

dividends News

China Sets Out How To Determine Beneficial Owner For Treaties

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

On February 3, 2018, China's State Administration of Taxation set out new rules on the disallowance of tax treaty benefits where an entity fails to demonstrate it is the beneficial owner of Chinese assets from which passive income is derived. 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


Switzerland Pushing Forward With New Tax Proposals

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, February 2, 2018

The Swiss Federal Council has agreed on the outline of the new tax reform package that will be presented to Parliament next month. Read Full Story


Colombia, Italy Sign New Double Tax Pact

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Colombia and Italy signed a double tax agreement on January 26, 2018, which provides for lower withholding tax rates on cross-border payments of dividends, interest, and royalties income. Read Full Story


Japan, Iceland Sign Double Tax Agreement

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Japan's Ministry of Finance has reported the signing of a double tax agreement with Iceland in Reykjavik. Read Full Story


UAE Cabinet Approves Tax Deals With Croatia, Moldova

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

The United Arab Emirates Cabinet on January 7, 2018, approved two double tax agreements concluded by the territory in 2017 with Moldova and Croatia. Read Full Story


EU's Tax Info Exchange Rules In Force

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, January 5, 2018

EU tax authorities have gained the right to access data collected by other states under anti-money laundering legislation, following the entry into force of new rules on January 1. Read Full Story


Belgium Enacts Corporate Tax Reform

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

The Belgian Government has published the new corporate income tax reform law, which, among other measures, provides for a corporate tax cut, in the Official Gazette following parliament's approval of the legislation last month. Read Full Story


Cambodia-Singapore Double Tax Deal Effective

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Singapore's tax agency has announced that the territory's new double tax avoidance agreement with Cambodia entered into force on December 29, 2017, capping cross-border withholding taxes on trade and investment. Read Full Story


EU Proposes Double Tax Relief Improvements For Foreign Investors

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, December 11, 2017

On December 11, the European Commission released new guidelines on withholding taxes to help member states to reduce costs and simplify procedures for cross-border investors in the EU. Read Full Story



Page 1



Password Reminder

Please enter your email address to receive a password reminder.


Tax-News Reviews

Cyprus Review

A review and forecast of Cyprus's international business, legal and investment climate.

Visit Cyprus Review »

Malta Review

A review and forecast of Malta's international business, legal and investment climate.

Visit Malta Review »

Jersey Review

A review and forecast of Jersey's international business, legal and investment climate.

Visit Jersey Review »

Budget Review

A review of the latest budget news and government financial statements from around the world.

Visit Budget Review »

Tax-News+ Updates

Receive FREE daily updates from, straight to your inbox. Register Now!

For a tailored solution, choose to receive selected news updates for your preferred jurisdictions and topics, with our enhanced Tax-News+ subscriber service. Read more...


Stay Updated

Please enter your email address to join the mailing list. View previous newsletters.

By subscribing to our newsletter service, you agree to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.

To manage your mailing list preferences, please click here »