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

sales tax News

Turkey Issues Draft Guidance On Digital Services Tax

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Thursday, February 20, 2020

The Turkish tax authority has published a draft communique on the application of the digital sales tax, which is set to come into effect on March 1, 2020. Read Full Story


Norway Ready To Implement Digital Tax

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, January 27, 2020

Norway's Minister of Finance, Siv Jensen, has said that Norway will adopt a national digital services tax if negotiations towards an international digital tax framework fail to materialize this year. Read Full Story


Turkish Parliament Approves New Top Tax Rate, Digital Services Tax

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Turkey will increase taxes on higher earners and introduce a new tax on digital services. Read Full Story


American Firms Concerned By Canadian Digital Tax Plan

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, November 25, 2019

Representatives from US trade and industry associations have voiced concern about a digital services tax proposal floated during the recent Canadian election which they argue will "impose discriminatory requirements on the digital economy." Read Full Story


Costa Rica Simplifies VAT For Agricultural Businesses

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Friday, October 4, 2019

Costa Rica introduced a simplified VAT compliance regime for agricultural businesses and their services providers from October 1, 2019. Read Full Story


Japan Hikes Sales Tax To Ten Percent

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Friday, October 4, 2019

Japan's sales tax rose from eight to 10 percent on October 1, 2019, following two previous delays to the hike. Read Full Story


Zambia Decides To Keep VAT, Amend Tax For Miners In 2020 Budget

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Friday, October 4, 2019

Zambia announced that it will retain value-aded tax but strengthen its administration and make changes to the tax environment for mining companies in the 2020 Budget, released on September 27, 2019. Read Full Story


More US States To Tax Remote Sales From October

by Mike Godfrey, Washington

Friday, September 27, 2019

Many US states will begin to impose sales and use tax obligations on remote sellers and marketplace facilitators from October 1, 2019, largely in response to the United States Supreme Court's landmark decision in the Wayfair case. Read Full Story


First Costa Rican VAT Returns Due By August 16

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Costa Rica's tax authority has released new online forms for declaring value-added tax, capital income, and capital gains. Read Full Story


Costa Rica Did Not Repeal Sales Tax Exemptions In New VAT Law: AG

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Costa Rica's Attorney General has released an opinion confirming that legislation providing for exemptions under the sales tax regime, which was replaced with VAT from July 1, 2019, remain in force and valid under the VAT regime. Read Full Story



Page 1


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 »

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 »