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What IRS Secure Access Means for e-Services Users

What IRS Secure Access Means for e-Services Users

In an age where malware, spyware and malicious attacks on information systems compromise or steal online data with increasing regularity, information security has never been more important. Cyber-attacks are even more damaging if the data contains personally identifying information (PII) of an individual. And because of the highly sensitive personal and financial information handled by … Read More

Relief Comes to U.S. Washing Machine and Solar Cell Manufacturers, But at What Cost?

Relief Comes to U.S. Washing Machine and Solar Cell Manufacturers, But at What Cost?

By Karla Sanchez, Global Sales Development Specialist, and Kellie Gryga, ONESOURCE FTA Analyst On January 22, 2018, President Trump approved recommendations to impose Section 201 safeguard tariffs on imported large residential washing machines and solar cells and modules. This was the conclusion of U.S. manufacturers’ efforts in filing complaints that they … Read More

U.S. Treasury Official Says that FDII Rules Are BEPS Compliant

U.S. Treasury Official Says that FDII Rules Are BEPS Compliant

On January 25, 2018, Jason Yen, Attorney-Advisor, Office of Tax Policy, U.S. Treasury, said during a panel event at a conference sponsored by the Washington, D.C. Bar that Treasury feels the “foreign-derived intangible income” (FDII) rules introduced by the 2017 U.S. tax reform legislation (the “Tax Cuts … Read More