This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here.  
  • Delicious


Password Reminder

Please enter your email address to receive a password reminder.


Log into Tax-News+
Not registered yet? Find out about our daily news alert service »

Email Address: 

Login »

Forgotten your password?

Stories that are tagged 'Tax Evasion'

Leading Party Rejects Italian Excise Tax Hikes

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Ex-premier Matteo Renzi's Democratic Party has refused to support hikes to excise taxes that are being proposed as a major element in Italy's additional 2017 fiscal adjustment, required by the European Commission. Read Full Story


Irish FM Criticizes EU's BEPS Response

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, February 20, 2017

Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan has criticized the EU's proposals for a common consolidated corporate tax base and public country-by-country reporting as "against the BEPS consensus." Read Full Story


Italy Should Pursue Anti-Tax Evasion Measures: OECD

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, February 17, 2017

The OECD has said Italy should limit its fiscal plans to those measures that would not inhibit improved economic growth. Read Full Story


Canada Urged To Measure Tax Gap To Boost Revenues

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Canada would benefit from undertaking accurate tax gap analyses, says a new report, which attempts to estimate the amount of revenue that goes uncollected each year. Read Full Story


MEPs Call For EU-Wide Protection For Whistle-blowers

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Members of the European Parliament have called on the European Commission to immediately put forward plans for an "effective and comprehensive whistle-blower protection program." Read Full Story


New Blood To Push EU Campaign On 'Harmful' Tax Competition

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

A new chairperson has been appointed to take forward the EU's work against harmful tax practices internationally. Read Full Story


Australia Consults On Beneficial Ownership Reporting Options

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, February 13, 2017

The Australian Government has launched a consultation on how to improve transparency surrounding the beneficial ownership of companies. Read Full Story


Italy Collects Record Anti-Tax Evasion Revenue In 2016

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, February 10, 2017

The Italian Government's measures against tax evasion yielded additional tax revenue of around EUR19bn in 2016, 28 percent more than in 2015. Read Full Story


CRA's Offshore Informant Program Nets CAD1m

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, February 6, 2017

The Canada Revenue Agency has reassessed more than CAD1m (USD1.07m) in federal tax and foreign reporting penalties as a result of information submitted to the Offshore Tax Informant Program. Read Full Story


Hong Kong, S Korea To Automatically Exchange Tax Data

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

On January 23, Hong Kong and South Korea signed a Competent Authority Agreement to allow for the automatic exchange of financial account information in tax matters from 2019. Read Full Story




Page 1