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US Congress Gets Bill To Curb IRS Civil Asset Forfeitures,
by Mike Godfrey,, Washington
Last updated 43 hours ago | Friday, January 30, 2015
Legislation to protect taxpayers from the inappropriate use of civil forfeiture laws has been re-introduced into both the United States House of Representatives and Senate. [ FULL STORY ]
South Africa Issues Ruling On Termination Of STC Credits ,
by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus
Last updated 39 hours ago | Friday, January 30, 2015
The South African Revenue Service has issued a draft binding general ruling, which clarifies that credits carried forward from the secondary tax on companies regime may not be used when a dividend is declared before April 1, 2015, if dividends tax is paid on or after that date. [ FULL STORY ]
IMF Proposes Higher Rate VAT For San Marino,
by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels
Last updated 39 hours ago | Friday, January 30, 2015
The International Monetary Fund has recommended that San Marino should finalize a multi-year fiscal strategy, to be introduced in 2016, which will likely include the implementation of proposals under development for a value-added tax. [ FULL STORY ]
02/02/2015  Italy Issues Draft Voluntary Disclosure Form
02/02/2015  AdvaMed Campaigns For US Medical Device Tax Repeal
02/02/2015  New Abu Dhabi Free Zone Sets Up Shop
30/01/2015  Spain Confirms New CbC Reporting Obligation
30/01/2015  Italy Improves New Patent Box Regime
30/01/2015  Germany Says EU Open To Idea Of Russian FTA
30/01/2015  Obama Cancels Proposal To Tax 529 Education Accounts
30/01/2015  Hong Kong Ranked As Freest Economy For 21st Year
30/01/2015  China Reports On VAT Regime Progress
29/01/2015  EU Signs Off On Enhanced Parent-Subsidiary Directive
29/01/2015  Revenue Scotland 'Fully Prepared'
29/01/2015  IRS Provides Obamacare Tax Credit Penalty Relief
29/01/2015  Indonesia Plans Tax Measures To Plug Budget Gap
28/01/2015  US Ratifies WTO Trade Facilitation Pact
28/01/2015  Findings Of Australian Valuations Review Published
28/01/2015  Kenyan Tax Reforms In Medium-Term Budget Plan
28/01/2015  Guidance From Bahamas On VAT Returns
28/01/2015  Canada, Ukraine Pledge To Renew Trade Talks
28/01/2015  DIFC To Expand Cooperation With City Of London
27/01/2015  Denmark Confirms Gas, Electricity Reverse Charge
27/01/2015  UK Higher Rate Taxpayers Facing HMRC Scrutiny
27/01/2015  Canadian Firms Welcome Red Tape Cuts
27/01/2015  South Korean Government Agrees PIT Changes
27/01/2015  Hatch: Only Tax Reform Can Cure US Inversions
27/01/2015  Australian Business Group Calls For Tax Reform
27/01/2015  Swiss Gov't Confirms Changes To Fuel Tax Act
26/01/2015  Scottish Tax Devolution Legislation Unveiled

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