OECD releases decisions on 11 preferential regimes of BEPS Inclusive Framework Members

The Inclusive Framework on BEPS released the updates to the results for preferential regime reviews conducted by the Forum on Harmful Tax Practices (FHTP) in connection with BEPS Action 5. This follows from a press release published on the website of the OECD on 17 May 2018. Four new regimes were designed to comply with FHTP standards, meeting ...
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Exempt company regime and free zone regime under review Inclusive Framework on BEPS

The Inclusive Framework on BEPS released the updates to the results for preferential regime reviews conducted by the Forum on Harmful Tax Practices (FHTP) in connection with BEPS action 5. This follows from a press release published on the website of the OECD on 17 May 2018. Refer to a separate article about said report in today’s CFN ...
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Ontwerplandsverordening aanvullende documentatieverplichtingen verrekenprijzen: verslag centrale commissievergadering

Op 13 april 2018 is de ontwerplandsverordening tot wijziging van de Landsverordening op de Winstbelasting 1940, de Algemene landsverordening Landsbelastingen en de Landsverordening internationale bijstandverlening bij de heffing van belastingen (Landsverordening houdende aanvullende documentatieverplichtingen verrekenprijzen) (Zittingsjaar 2017-2018-123) (hierna: de ontwerplandsverordening) behandeld in een vergadering van de Centrale Commissie van de Staten. In een artikel in het CFN ...
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Ontwerplandsverordening aanvullende documentatieverplichtingen verrekenprijzen: gestandaardiseerde documentatieverplichtingen

Op 20 maart 2018 is de ontwerplandsverordening tot wijziging van de Landsverordening op de Winstbelasting 1940, de Algemene landsverordening Landsbelastingen en de Landsverordening internationale bijstandverlening bij de heffing van belastingen (Landsverordening houdende aanvullende documentatieverplichtingen verrekenprijzen) (Zittingsjaar 2017-2018-123) (hierna: de ontwerplandsverordening) ter goedkeuring aangeboden aan de Staten van Curaçao. In een artikel in het CFN van ...
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Milestone in BEPS implementation: Multilateral BEPS Convention will enter into force on 1 July following Slovenia’s ratification

The Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (the "Convention”) will enter into force on 1 July 2018, marking a significant step in international efforts to update the existing network of bilateral tax treaties and reduce opportunities for tax avoidance by multinational enterprises. This was announced by the OECD ...
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OECD releases additional guidance on the attribution of profits to a permanent establishment under BEPS Action 7

On 22 March 2018, the OECD released the report Additional Guidance on the Attribution of Profits to Permanent Establishments (BEPS Action 7), the OECD announced in a press release published on its website on 22 March 2018. In October 2015, as part of the final BEPS package, the OECD/G20 published the report on Preventing the ...
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Tax Challenges Arising from Digitalisation: More than 110 countries agree to work towards a consensus-based solution

More than 110 countries and jurisdictions have agreed to review two key concepts of the international tax system, responding to a mandate from the G20 Finance Ministers to work on the implications of digitalisation for taxation, according to an announcement dated 16 March 2018 on the website of the OECD. The members of the OECD/G20 ...
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OECD updates transfer pricing country profiles reflecting transfer pricing legislation and practices

The OECD has published updated versions of transfer pricing country profiles (TPCP), reflecting the current transfer pricing legislation and practices of 31 participating countries. The country profiles contain up-to-date and harmonised information on key aspects of transfer pricing legislation, provided by countries themselves. For more information, click here to go to the announcement referred to above dated ...
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OECD delivers implementation guidance for collection of value-added taxes (VAT/GST) on cross-border sales

On 24 October 2017, the OECD released new implementation guidance to promote the effective collection of consumption taxes on cross-border sales. This guidance will support the consistent implementation of internationally agreed standards for the VAT treatment of cross-border trade and is of particular relevance given the rapid and ongoing digitalisation of the economy. The new ...
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The Netherlands among first peer reviews on implementation of BEPS minimum standards on improving tax dispute resolution mechanisms. Treaty analysis also includes the tax arrangements with Curaçao and Sint Maarten

As we reported today in a separate article, the Netherlands is among the first six peer review reports on implementation of BEPS minimum standards on improving tax dispute resolution mechanisms which were released by the OECD on 26 September 2017. Interesting to learn for the Dutch Caribbean tax practice is that the treaty analysis in ...
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OECD releases first peer reviews on implementation of BEPS minimum standards on improving tax dispute resolution mechanisms

On 26 September 2017, as part of continuing efforts to improve the international tax framework, the OECD has released the first analysis of individual country efforts to improve dispute resolution mechanisms. The six peer review reports represent the first evaluation of how countries are implementing new minimum standards agreed in the OECD/G20 BEPS Project. The first ...
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