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Stories that are tagged 'tax rates'




NZ Taxpayers Favor Increased Spending Over Tax Cuts

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

Last updated 44 hours ago | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

New Zealanders believe that tax cuts are important but not a priority, according to research published ahead of the May 25 budget. Read Full Story

 

Hungary Approves Advertising Tax Hike

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Last updated 44 hours ago | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Hungarian parliament has approved an increase to the country's advertising tax, despite concerns that the measure breaches European Union state aid rules. Read Full Story

 

Australian Banks Count Cost Of New Levy

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

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Two more of Australia's largest banks have begun assessing the impact of the new bank levy, with NAB expecting an annual hit of AUD350m (USD262.1m) and Commonwealth Bank estimating that the tax will cost it AUD315m a year. Read Full Story

 

New Zealand Firms Seek Progressive Corporate Tax

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

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Small and medium sized companies in New Zealand want the country to reform corporation tax in line with recent changes introduced by Australia, researchers have said. Read Full Story

 

Canadian Taxpayers Federation Criticizes Gasoline Taxes

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-news.com, Washington

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation has called on the federal Government to end the practice of applying the HST/GST to gasoline after provincial and federal excise taxes have already been charged. Read Full Story

 

EU Warns Ireland Over Tax Base

by Jason Gorringe, Tax-news.com, London

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The European Commission has recommended that Ireland broaden its tax base and said that a balanced composition of different tax sources would help improve revenue stability. Read Full Story

 

Westpac: We Will Have To Pass On Aus Bank Levy

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

Monday, May 22, 2017

Westpac has said that Australia's new bank levy will cost it around AUD370m (USD275.7m) a year, and warned that "no company can simply 'absorb' a new tax." Read Full Story

 

Canadian Gov't Publishes Paper On Carbon Pricing

by Mike Godfrey, Tax-news.com, Washington

Monday, May 22, 2017

The Canadian Government has published a technical paper that outlines a proposed federal carbon pricing option for provinces that do not have their own system in place by 2018. Read Full Story

 

Alarm After Drop In Irish Revenues, Buoyed Only By VAT

by Jason Gorringe, Tax-news.com, London

Monday, May 22, 2017

Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan has said that Ireland "will not have the overrun in tax receipts" seen over the past two years, but he remains hopeful that the circumstances leading to a drop in Universal Social Charge receipts will "right themselves." Read Full Story

 

Ireland Launches Betting Tax Regime Review

by Jason Gorringe, Tax-news.com, London

Monday, May 22, 2017

Ireland's Finance Department has launched a consultation on possible reform of the betting duty. Read Full Story

 

 

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