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Stories that are tagged 'excise duty'




EU, ASEAN Look To Restart Trade Talks

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The EU and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations have agreed to take new steps toward resuming region-to-region trade talks. Read Full Story

 

India's Jaitley Says GST Implementation Likely In July

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

India's Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, says that India is likely to have its Goods and Services Tax regime in place by July, after approval from the GST Council of federal-level legislation. Read Full Story

 

Ghana's 2017 Budget Looks For Improved Tax Compliance

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Monday, March 6, 2017

As promised in the recent elections, and despite the country's significantly increased fiscal deficit in 2016, Ghana's new Government has decided to balance its election promise of beginning a program of tax cuts to boost private sector growth, with an attack on tax non-compliance. Read Full Story

 

South Africa Consults On Sugar Tax Amendments

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The South African National Treasury has issued a list of questions and answers on the changes to the proposed tax on sugar-sweetened beverages that were introduced in the recently announced 2017-18 Budget. Read Full Story

 

Italy Looking For Avenues To Increase Tax Revenues

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

It still remains uncertain as to how Italy's additional 2017 fiscal adjustment required by the European Commission will be funded, but a major part could involve cuts to individual income tax deductions. Read Full Story

 

Leading Party Rejects Italian Excise Tax Hikes

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, 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

 

Greece Referred To European Court Over Excise Duty

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The European Commission has referred Greece to the Court of Justice in a case concerning the reduced rate of excise duty it applies to the alcoholic spirits Tsipouro and Tsikoudià. Read Full Story

 

HMRC Consults On Simplifying Alcohol Duty Obligations

by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London

Monday, February 20, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs has launched a consultation on simplifying administration procedures for those who produce, process, or store alcohol subject to excise duty. Read Full Story

 

UK Proposes Tougher Penalties On Tobacco, Excise Duty Evaders

by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London

Friday, February 17, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs has launched a consultation on new sanctions for repeated evasion of tobacco duty or other excise duties. Read Full Story

 

South Africa Consults On Diesel Fuel Tax Refund Overhaul

Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Thursday, February 16, 2017

The South African National Treasury has issued a discussion paper on a new diesel tax refund system, reviewing its administration and addressing anomalies related to its qualifying activities and beneficiaries. Read Full Story

 

 

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