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Stories that are tagged 'environment'

EU, Switzerland To Link Emissions Trading Systems

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Last updated 42 hours ago | Thursday, August 17, 2017

The European Commission and the Swiss Federal Council have each approved proposals to link their emissions trading systems, meaning formal signature of a new agreement could take place by the end of the year. Read Full Story


Canadian Foreign Minister Explains NAFTA Priorities

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has said that the Government will push for NAFTA to be modernized and made more progressive when renegotiation talks with the US and Mexico get underway. Read Full Story


UK Urged To Lower Taxes On Holidaymakers

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The UK should scrap Air Passenger Duty (APD) and consider tax relief for aviation industry operators, campaigners have said. Read Full Story


Netherlands Reports On Environmental Tax Haul

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Dutch Government received EUR25.3bn (USD30bn) in revenues from environmental taxes and charges in 2016, according to the Netherlands official statistical agency. Read Full Story


Netherlands Urged To Improve Company Bike Tax Rules

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, August 14, 2017

Dutch tax rules surrounding the provision of company bicycles are complex and discourage people from cycling to their place of work, a Dutch motoring organization has said. Read Full Story


IMF Warns Japan On Planned Sales Tax Hike

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Friday, August 4, 2017

Japan intends to proceed with a proposed increased by its sales tax in 2019, despite warnings from the International Monetary Fund that the economy could severely contract. Read Full Story


Fiji Explains Ongoing Tax Amnesty

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The Fiji Revenue and Customs Service has released new details about its ongoing tax amnesty program. Read Full Story


CIOT Urges Simpler Rules For Employee Expense Tax Relief

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, July 31, 2017

The Government should not to abolish income tax relief for legitimate work-related expenses that are not reimbursed by an employer, the Chartered Institute of Taxation has said. Read Full Story


US Beef Industry Warns Against Korea FTA Changes

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, July 31, 2017

The US beef industry has argued against changes to the Korea-US Free Trade Agreement, arguing that US beef exporters have thrived under the deal. Read Full Story


Argentina Urged To Undertake Indirect Tax Shift

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Argentina should introduce wide-ranging tax reforms, including reducing its corporate taxes and broadening the value-added tax base, the OECD has said. Read Full Story




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