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Belgian Tax Rules On Collective Investment Funds Challenged,
by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels
Last updated 14 hours ago | Monday, October 20, 2014
The European Commission has referred Belgium to the European Court of Justice for the country's "discriminatory" tax treatment of foreign Collective Investment Undertakings. [ FULL STORY ]
Italy, Switzerland DTA Talks Proceeding, Despite Problems,
by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels
Last updated 14 hours ago | Monday, October 20, 2014
Switzerland and Italy may agree amendments to their existing double tax agreement by spring 2015, Vieri Ceriani, Italy's chief negotiator, has said. [ FULL STORY ]
Hong Kong, South Africa Sign DTA,
by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong
Last updated 9 hours ago | Monday, October 20, 2014
On October 16, Hong Kong and South Africa signed a comprehensive double taxation agreement – the 31st such agreement that Hong Kong has concluded. [ FULL STORY ]
21/10/2014  Singapore, Turkey FTA Talks Make 'Good Progress'
21/10/2014  American Firms Hail Irish Budget Announcements
21/10/2014  Guatemala, India Begin Free Trade Agreement Talks
21/10/2014  UK Supports Design Museum With Expanded VAT Breaks
20/10/2014  Switzerland Extends Olive Branch To India On Tax
20/10/2014  ATO Commissioner Urges Int'l Collaboration On BEPS
20/10/2014  Luxembourg Issues Guidance Ahead Of VAT Rate Changes
20/10/2014  UK Tax Gap Widens
20/10/2014  Better Tax Administration In South Asia Said Key To Development
17/10/2014  Austria Given Extra Year To Automatically Exchange Tax Data
17/10/2014  Panama Challenges Colombian Tax Black List Placement
17/10/2014  UK Taxpayers' Rights Under Siege, Says CIOT President
17/10/2014  Switzerland, EU Finalize Agreement On Corporate Tax Reform
17/10/2014  Cato Institute Praises US Governors' Tax Cut Policies
17/10/2014  Spanish Tax Breaks For Foreign Acquisitions Challenged
17/10/2014  VAT Registration Begins In The Bahamas
17/10/2014  Paraguay Reports Steady Increase In Online Tax Payments
16/10/2014  New Zealand, S Korea Hopeful Of FTA Conclusion In Seoul
16/10/2014  Mexican Lawmakers Call For VAT Cut For Border States
16/10/2014  Irish Revenue Explains Property Tax Procedures For 2015
16/10/2014  EU Seeks To Explain 2015 Digital Economy VAT Changes
16/10/2014  France Drops Plans For Ecotax On HGVs
16/10/2014  New Report Charts EU Tax Policy Changes In 2014
15/10/2014  Canada To Implement 2014 Budget Tax Provisions
15/10/2014  Malaysia Defends GST Following 2015 Budget
15/10/2014  Firms Expect Transfer Pricing Policy Impact From BEPS Project
15/10/2014  US Accountants Advise IRS To Improve Tangible Property Regs

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