Tax Inspectors Without Borders making significant progress towards strengthening developing countries’ ability to effectively tax multinational enterprises

An innovative international co-operation initiative that deploys qualified experts in developing countries to strengthen their ability to effectively tax multinational enterprises has achieved significant milestones over the past year, according to a new annual report. This has been announced in a press release dated 4 October 2018 published on the website of the OECD. Tax Inspectors ...
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New brochure outlining the OECD’s work on tax

The OECD has released a new brochure outlining the OECD’s work on tax: “OECD Work on Taxation 2018-19”. In his preface to the brochure, the OECD’s Secretary-General Mr. Angel Gurría recalls among others that great success was achieved in tackling tax evasion through the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes ...
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OECD/IMF Report on Tax Certainty – 2018 Update

On 22 July 2018, the OECD/IMF Report on Tax Certainty – 2018 Update was published on the website of the OECD. This report was originally published as Annex 3 to the OECD Secretary-General Tax Report to the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors, which was issued on 22 July 2018 after the G20 Finance ...
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OECD tax report to G20 Finance Ministers. Includes status regarding Aruba, Curaçao and Sint Maarten

On 22 July 2018, the OECD Secretary-General report to the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors was published on the website of the OECD. The report contains two parts. Part I is a report on the activities and achievements of the OECD’s tax agenda, and is made of two subparts: looking back at significant ...
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OECD, government officials and parliamentarians discuss developments in international tax co-operation at high-level meeting in Georgia

Over 70 participants from 20 countries in Europe and Central Asia gathered in Tbilisi, Georgia, for a high-level regional event on Developments in International Tax Co-operation: Fighting Tax Evasion and Avoidance on 17-18 July 2018. This was announced in a press release dated 20 July 2018 published on the website of the OECD. From the press release: ...
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Platform for Collaboration on Tax invites final comments on a revised version of its report on the “Taxation of Offshore Indirect Transfers of Assets”

The Platform for Collaboration on Tax – a joint initiative of the IMF, OECD, UN and World Bank Group – invites final comments on a revised version of its report on the “Taxation of Offshore Indirect Transfers of Assets”: The Taxation of Offshore Indirect Transfers: A Toolkit - Draft Version 2 (also available in French and Spanish). This was ...
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Request for input on UN Practical Manual on Transfer Pricing for Developing Countries

In 2012, the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters (the Committee) published the United Nations (UN) Practical Manual on Transfer Pricing for Developing Countries in 2012, with an updated version published in 2017 (also referred to as “the Practical TP Manual”). This Manual aims to give users from developing countries practical advice ...
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Tax Inspectors Without Borders – Bolstering domestic revenue collection through improved tax audit capacities

International tax experts gathered on Friday 3 November 2017 at the OECD in Paris to share experiences and identify best practices in the implementation of Tax Inspectors Without Borders (TIWB) programmes, according to a press release on the website of the OECD (www.oecd.com). Launched as a joint OECD/UNDP initiative in 2015, TIWB facilitates the deployment of international ...
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