Jason Roberts

I am a Legal Analyst within the international department of Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE Indirect Tax in Portland, Oregon. My responsibilities include monitoring international tax law changes and trends. I earned a JD from Marquette University Law School and an MA in Linguistics from the University of Wisconsin.

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July 2014 International Indirect Tax Update

The month of July saw many changes across several countries. The following is a list of those countries and the specifics behind each change. Canada – Multiple Provinces EPRA has announced that environmental handling fees will be updated in several provinces effective 1 October 2014. Czech Republic The emerging government coalition of the … Read More

Norway Revised Budget – Paper, Boats, and Electric Cars

The Norwegian Ministry of Finance has released the Revised National Budget 2014. Several changes are anticipated to have revenue impact for Norway. The current fee of 161.50kr/hp on boat engines will be removed effective July 1, 2014. The move is designed to spur purchasing of newer, fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly engines. The revised … Read More