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Stories that are tagged 'tax incentives'

Canada Extends Consultation On Farming Tax Break

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Last updated 46 hours ago | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Canadian Finance Department has extended to July 24 a consultation on the future of the income tax deferral available in respect of cash purchase tickets for deliveries of certain grains. Read Full Story


Labour Planning Largest UK Tax Burden Since 1940s: IEA

by Amanda Banks,, London

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The plans from Labour, the largest opposition party in the UK, to raise taxes would establish the highest tax burden since the 1940s, says the Institute of Economic Affairs. Read Full Story


UK Firms Seek Tax Certainty From Next Gov't

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The next UK Government should instruct HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to issue a 'white-list' of acceptable tax planning arrangements, Stephen Herring, Head of Taxation at the Institute of Directors said. Read Full Story


IMF Recommends Lower, Broader Corporate Tax For Luxembourg

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, May 12, 2017

Further corporate tax reforms may be needed to Luxembourg's tax regime for foreign companies if it is to maintain its appeal while responding to international tax initiatives, the International Monetary Fund has said. Read Full Story


Canada Proposes Tax Relief for Farmers

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, May 8, 2017

The Canadian Government has proposed extending the small business deduction to certain farmers and fishers. Read Full Story


Panama Must Focus On Tax Transparency, Reform: IMF

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, May 8, 2017

Panama should take measures to address its low tax revenues, including enhancing tax administration, streamlining tax incentives and exemptions, and avoiding amnesties, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said. Read Full Story


Taxpayers Rush To Use Irish Voluntary Disclosure Regime

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, May 8, 2017

Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan has said that 532 disclosures relating to offshore matters have been received since amendments to the voluntary disclosure regime were announced last October. Read Full Story


China Cuts Taxes For Logistics Firms

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Thursday, May 4, 2017

China will offer tax incentives to logistics firms, in a bid to further encourage the industry. Read Full Story


Countries Looking To Tax Incentives To Stay Competitive: Survey

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Governments are expanding their use of tax incentives to maintain their country's international appeal to businesses, alongside the adoption of anti-base erosion and profit shifting measures, according to a survey from EY. Read Full Story


Irish Accountants Criticize Tax Agency's Latest Enforcement Drive

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

A group representing Irish accountants has criticized Revenue's handling of taxpayer communications, claiming that clients are often "unnecessarily concerned that their tax returns are incorrect." Read Full Story




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