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Fitch Comments On French Life Insurance Tax Changes

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, September 18, 2017

French government plans for a flat tax rate on withdrawals from life assurance contracts over EUR150,000 (USD179,000) are "a marginal negative" for the French life sector, according to Fitch Ratings. Read Full Story


Canadian Businesses Urge Gov't To Scrap Tax Plans

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, September 4, 2017

Thirty-five Canadian business organizations have written to Finance Minister Bill Morneau to ask that he scrap proposals to crack down on the use of tax planning strategies by private corporations. Read Full Story


UK Should Provide Tax Relief To Young Taxpayers: Think Tank

by Amanda Banks,, London

Monday, August 28, 2017

The UK Government should scrap Air Passenger Duty and reduce National Insurance for people under 30, the Adam Smith Institute, a think tank, has said. Read Full Story


France Confirms Social Security Tax Changes

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, August 25, 2017

The French Government has confirmed that proposed changes to employee social contributions, intended to boost spending power, will go ahead next year. Read Full Story


IRS Penalties For Tax Mistakes Rise By 33pc

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Thursday, August 17, 2017

The number of US taxpayers penalized by the Internal Revenue Service for making mistakes or underpayments at quarterly tax-filing intervals has increased by a third over the past decade. 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


UK Government Blasted Over Freelancer Tax Policy

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The United Kingdom Government's tax and regulatory policies towards freelancers are contributing to record low levels of confidence within the country's self-employed community, freelance and contractor groups have warned. Read Full Story


US Taxpayers Call For New Obamacare Levies To Be Shelved

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, August 7, 2017

New levies under Obamacare that are due to be introduced from January 1, 2018, should be deferred, Americans for Tax Reform, a lobby group, has said. Read Full Story


Latvian Parliament Adopts Tax Reform

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Latvia's parliament, the Saeima, has approved tax reform legislation under which corporate income will not be taxed until profits are distributed. Read Full Story


UK's Disincorporation Tax Relief May Be Axed From March

by Amanda Banks,, London

Thursday, August 3, 2017

The Office of Tax Simplification has released a consultation on potential reform of the disincorporation tax relief, which is currently due to be withdrawn from March 31, 2018, if it is not extended. Read Full Story



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