Tax & Accounting Blog

Californians to Vote on Record Number of Revenue Measures

Californians to Vote on Record Number of Revenue Measures

While the 2016 Presidential Contest is receiving the most attention on the airwaves, Californians will cast their ballots on a whopping $32 Billion of proposed revenue measures. There are presently 427 revenue measures scheduled to appear on the November, 8 Ballots, breaking the previous record of 268 measures in the 2014 mid-term election. … Read More

U.S. Representative Introduces Act to Require Public Country-by-Country Reporting

U.S. Representative Introduces Act to Require Public Country-by-Country Reporting

On September 22, 2016, U.S. Representative Mark Pocan issued a press release, saying that he has introduced the Corporate Transparency and Accountability Act (the Act) to increase transparency regarding tax avoidance and profit shifting activities. This legislation would require the public disclosure of country-by-country (CbC) information. See BEPS Action 13. Representative Pocan said, “My … Read More

Brazil and Argentina – COD – Digital Certificate of Origin

Brazil and Argentina – COD – Digital Certificate of Origin

Ministers from Brazil and Argentina signed a document in order to guide the technical areas of both countries to continue with the Digital Certificate of Origin Pilot Project (COD), aiming to extend and deepen the bilateral trade as well as to promote integration between Brazil and Argentina. In addition, the deal with the Digital Certificate … Read More