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Offshore Trusts Guide publishes news, features and newsletters on the use of offshore trust structures. The full guide analyses key global issues relating to the offshore trust, and examines in detail the trust regimes in key jurisdictions.

 

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EU Announces Challenge To IKEA's Tax Arrangements

18/12/2017
The European Commission announced on December 18 that it had decided to launch an in-depth investigation in the Netherlands' tax treatment of Inter IKEA, one of the two groups operating the IKEA business.
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France Prepares To Lure London Bankers With Tax Cuts

18/12/2017
The French Government is planning to unveil additional tax cuts next year to encourage London's bankers and financiers to relocate to Paris.
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Luxembourg To Appeal EU's Amazon Tax Ruling Decision

18/12/2017
The Luxembourg Government has decided to appeal the European Commission's decision in the Amazon state aid case, the Ministry of Finance announced on December 15.
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New EU Customs System To Boost Tobacco Tax Take

18/12/2017
The European Union is to roll out a new track and trace system to counter tobacco tax evasion.
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South African Tax Agency Reports On Tax Trends

18/12/2017
The South African Revenue Service has released the 2017 edition of its Tax Statistics report, looking at the agency's performance over the 2013 to 2016 tax years.
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Tax Experts Concerned By More Scottish Tax Divergence

18/12/2017
The Association of Taxation Technicians has expressed concern at new measures introduced in the draft Scottish Budget for 2018-19, warning lawmakers that it could introduce further complexity to already challenging income tax computations for Scottish taxpayers.
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UK Issues Making Tax Digital VAT Regulations

18/12/2017
The UK tax authority has released draft regulations and a draft explanatory memorandum to introduce changes to the UK VAT regime to require businesses with taxable turnover above the VAT registration threshold to keep and preserve digital records and provide VAT returns using compatible software from April 1, 2019.
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US Taxpayer Group Calls For Regular Tax Code Reviews

18/12/2017
The National Taxpayers Union has said that the US Government should mandate a regular review of the tax code.
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Businesses Across Europe Call For Brexit Transition Period

15/12/2017
The UK's main business associations and also chambers of commerce from Northern Europe have issued separate joint statements calling for an agreement between the EU and UK on a transitional period that would see the status quo maintained temporarily after Brexit.
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Canadian Forges Ahead With Income Sprinkling Changes

15/12/2017
The Canadian Government has published details of its plans to restrict the use of income sprinkling by private corporations, clarifying how the "significant contribution" of a family member to a business will be determined.
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Denmark Tax Authority Secures Funds For Overhaul

15/12/2017
The Danish Tax Ministry, Skatteministeriet, has confirmed that parliament has approved additional funding to enable the tax authority to undergo a significant administrative overhaul.
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EFTA Approves Norway's Tax Scheme For Share Options

15/12/2017
The European Free Trade Association Surveillance Authority has approved a new aid scheme for the deferred taxation of employee share options in Norway.
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Irish Tax Regime 'Most Business Friendly In EU'

15/12/2017
Ireland tops the EU league of business-friendly tax regimes and is an attractive location in which to do business, according to a new survey by PwC.
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Latvia Approves Lower VAT Registration Threshold From 2018

15/12/2017
Latvia is to lower its value-added tax registration threshold from next year.
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Malaysia Issues GST Guidance On Gifts

15/12/2017
The Malaysian tax agency on December 1 released guidance on whether gifts provided for no consideration can be excluded from the goods and services tax net.
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