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Canada Pledges To Respond Better To Taxpayer Relief Requests

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The Taxpayers' Ombudsman has said that the Canada Revenue Agency must improve its response to taxpayer relief requests. Read Full Story


Irish Revenue Launches New Tax Evasion Inquiry

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, November 20, 2017

The Irish Revenue has announced that a new inquiry is underway to identify and pursue taxpayers engaged in offshore tax evasion and avoidance. Read Full Story


HMRC Given New Powers Against Tax Scheme Promoters

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, November 20, 2017

The Chartered Institute of Taxation has highlighted that two significant new penalties for tax non-compliance are now effective, following Royal Assent to Finance (No. 2) Act 2017. Read Full Story


IRS Reminds Businesses Of New Jan 31 Filing Deadline

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Friday, November 17, 2017

The Internal Revenue Service on November 16 issued a reminder to employers and other businesses of the January 31 filing deadline that now applies to filing wage statements and independent contractor forms with the government. Read Full Story


UK Issues Guidance On Fulfilment Business Scheme

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Friday, November 17, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs has launched guidance into a new due diligence scheme, the Fulfilment House Due Diligence Scheme, which aims to ensure that overseas traders comply with value-added tax regulations. Read Full Story


ATO Explains 'Paradise Papers' Response

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, November 6, 2017

The Australian Taxation Office has said that it has begun analyzing the Paradise Papers to identify possible Australian links. Read Full Story


Democrats Introduce Disaster Tax Relief Legislation

by Glen Shapiro,, New York

Monday, November 6, 2017

Leading Democrats have introduced new legislation to provide relief to victims of natural disasters on a permanent basis, offering both retroactive benefits and guaranteeing provision for all future events. Read Full Story


UK Urged To Cushion Small Firms From 'Making Tax Digital' Reforms

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group has called on the UK Government to ease the penalties under the Making Tax Digital initiative and to launch a campaign to educate small businesses about the changes. Read Full Story


Fuel Tax Hike Proposed For Auckland, New Zealand

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

New Zealand's new Government has broke silence on tax policy following the election, with Transport Minister Phil Twyford hinting that the federal Government could legislate to permit Auckland to collect a NZD0.10 tax on fuel to fund infrastructure. Read Full Story


Swiss 'Tax Spy' Confesses In German Court

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The man accused of spying on the tax authority in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia on behalf of Switzerland has appeared in court in Frankfurt. Read Full Story



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