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Hong Kong Signs Bilateral Agreements on Exchange of CbC Reports

Hong Kong Signs Bilateral Agreements on Exchange of CbC Reports

On January 15, 2018, the Hong Kong Inland Revenue Department (IRD) announced that it has signed a bilateral competent authority agreement (CAA) with France for the exchange of country-by-country (CbC) reports. Hong Kong has also signed CAAs on the exchange of CbC reports with Ireland, South Africa, and the U.K. The … Read More

South Africa Publishes Guide on Country-by-Country Reporting Requirements

South Africa Publishes Guide on Country-by-Country Reporting Requirements

On December 29, 2017, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) published an external guide assisting taxpayers with the completion and submission of country-by-country (CbC) reports. See BEPS Action 13. The guide describes CbC information requirements, as well as how to submit the CbC report, master file, and … Read More

How Big Data/Data Analytics Will Transform Supply Chains – Part 2

How Big Data/Data Analytics Will Transform Supply Chains – Part 2

An estimated 90% of all data is either semi-structured or unstructured. This includes videos, PowerPoint presentations, company records, social media, RSS, documents, and text. However, many organizations are not utilizing this data despite the valuable insights that this data could yield. (Click here to read Part 1 of this series.) The reason … Read More