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HMRC Issues E-Filing Deadline Warning

by Robert Lee,, London

Thursday, January 19, 2012

The UK's first-time Self Assessment filers must register for e-filing by the end of this week or face being unable to send their tax return on time. Read Full Story


WIPO To Agree International Treaty On Audiovisual Copyright

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization, Francis Gurry, has welcomed a decision by its General Assembly to convene a diplomatic conference in 2012 to agree an international treaty on audiovisual performance rights. Read Full Story


South Africa Provides Ruling On Taxes Within DTAs

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

The Legal and Policy Division of the South African Revenue Service has issued a Binding General Ruling that identifies the taxes which constitute taxes on income, or substantially similar taxes, for the purposes of South Africa’s double tax agreements. Read Full Story


Italian Business Against VAT Rate Hikes

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Ivan Malavasi, the new president of Rete Imprese Italia, which is formed of five associations representing artisans, traders, the tourist sector and other services in Italy, has stressed that the government’s proposed tax reforms should not be realized by penalizing consumer spending. Read Full Story


Indian Tax Man Questions Dubai Gift

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

A Bollywood star is contesting a demand from the Indian tax office to pay tax on a luxury villa in Dubai that was given to him in 2008. Read Full Story


HMRC Amends Treatment Of Overseas Entertainment

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Thursday, November 4, 2010

The UK tax authority, HM Revenue and Customs has revised its policy on the treatment of business entertainment provided to oveseas customers in light of a recent ruling by the European Court of Justice. Read Full Story


South Africa's DTAs With Mexico, Rwanda Become Effective

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

The bilateral double taxation agreements completed by South Africa with Mexico and Rwanda have both been passed by parliament and entered into force recently, the South African Revenue Service announced on August 31. Read Full Story


Netherlands, Japan Sign Tax Treaty

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

On August 25, 2010, a new tax treaty between the Netherlands and Japan was signed in Tokyo. Read Full Story


Bolt Running Scared Of UK Taxman

by Amanda Banks,, London

Thursday, July 15, 2010

World and Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt may pull out of a major sprint meeting in London next month because of Britain’s severe tax rules for foreign sportsmen and women. Read Full Story


OECD Consults On Sportertainers Tax Treatment

by Ulrike Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, April 26, 2010

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Committee on Fiscal Affairs is consulting on draft changes to the Commentary on Article 17 of the OECD Model Tax Convention, which deals with cross-border income derived from the activities of entertainers and sportsmen. Read Full Story



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