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China Approves Three More Free Trade Zones

On March 25, the Chinese Government formally approved plans to establish new free trade zones in the city of Tianjin and the provinces of Fujian and Guangdong, copying the first such zone established in Shanghai in September 2013. Continue Reading »

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Seychelles Ratifies WTO Accession Protocol

After approval from the country's National Assembly, Seychelles' World Trade Organization Accession Protocol was ratified by the territory's President, James Michel, on March 25, 2015. Continue Reading »

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Mauritius Supports SMEs In Latest Budget

The Mauritian Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Seetanah Lutchmeenaraidoo, has announced tax breaks for small and medium enterprises in the territory's latest Budget. Continue Reading »

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New Zealand Seeks To Tax Online Sales

The New Zealand Government is exploring the possibility of applying the goods and services tax to online purchases, according to Revenue Minister Todd McClay. Continue Reading »

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Report Points Out High US Capital Gains Tax Burden

The United States places a heavy tax burden on savings and investments, particularly through a high federal, state, and local top marginal tax rate on long-term capital gains, according to a new paper from the Tax Foundation. Continue Reading »

E-Commerce »

US Internet Sales Tax Bill Reintroduced In Congress

A bipartisan group of US Senators has re-introduced the Marketplace Fairness Act, which would give states the option of levying sales taxes on internet transactions. Continue Reading »

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UK Air Tax 'Holding Smaller Airports Back'

The Air Passenger Duty is the principal threat to the UK's smaller airports, according to a new report by the Commons Transport Committee. Continue Reading »

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Singapore Extends Maritime Tax Incentives

In his 2015 budget speech, Singapore's Finance Minister, Tharman Shanmugaratnam, announced support for Singapore as an international maritime hub by extending the Maritime Sector Incentive. Continue Reading »

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