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Australia Clarifies Small Business Rate Rules

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, September 18, 2017

The Australian Government has released draft legislation to clarify that passive investment companies cannot access the lower company tax rate for small businesses. Read Full Story


Australia To Tackle Illegal Phoenixing Activity

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The Australian Government has announced a package of reforms to deter and penalize illegal phoenixing activity. Read Full Story


Morneau Meeting With SMEs To Discuss 'Tax Fairness'

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau has launched what the Government calls a "national listening tour," to discuss his plans to crack down on tax planning strategies used by private corporations. Read Full Story


Trudeau Holds Ground On Controversial Tax Changes

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that he will "make no apologies" for the Government's approach to taxation, following a backlash against proposed changes to tax planning rules. 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


Aus Treasurer Attacks Opposition Tax Policies

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison has said that the Labor Party would introduce uncompetitive tax rates that would increase the annual tax burden on the economy by AUD31bn (USD24.5bn). Read Full Story


Irish Self-Employment Tax Relief Sought

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, August 28, 2017

Ireland's Small Firms Association has called on the Government to lower the tax burden on entrepreneurs and the self-employed in October's Budget. Read Full Story


ATO Explains SME Tax Compliance Priorities For 2017-18

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Friday, August 25, 2017

Australian Tax Commissioner Chris Jordan has outlined the SME tax compliance issues the agency will be "very publicly targeting" over the coming year. Read Full Story


Canada Announces CETA Tariff Quotas For EU Cheese

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Thursday, August 3, 2017

The Canadian Government has announced the allocation of the new tariff rate quotas for imports of cheese from the EU under the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement. Read Full Story


Ireland's SMEs Seeking VAT, Income Tax Cuts

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The Irish Small and Medium Enterprises Association has urged the Government to cut VAT and improve the income tax and capital gains tax regimes as part of Budget 2018. Read Full Story



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