Tax & Accounting Blog

Continuing Legal Education Courses in Indirect Tax

Continuing Legal Education Courses in Indirect Tax

Thomson Reuters Tax and Accounting – Indirect Tax has been presenting a series of continuing legal education (CLE) courses in 2015 in conjunction with West LegalEdCenter. The live presentations for 2015 are now complete, but all 5 sessions were recorded and are now available on-demand at the following links: United States Indirect Tax … Read More

How The TPP Will Affect U.S. Imports Part 3

How The TPP Will Affect U.S. Imports Part 3

Blog, Global Trade, ONESOURCE December 11, 2015

Six of the eleven party countries to the recently released Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) have already outlined preferential trade rules between themselves and the U.S.[1]  Importers have been taking advantage of preferential duty treatment for products imported from Canada and Mexico under NAFTA since 1993, Singapore since 2003, Chile since 2004, Australia … Read More

Latvia Proposal to Combat VAT Fraud

Latvia Proposal to Combat VAT Fraud

A common theme of our blog space has been the ways various countries are tackling issues of VAT Collection and VAT fraud (see my colleague Anil Kuruvilla‘s posts on India and Puerto Rico, for example, or this piece on Fiji). With proposals contained in the 2016 budget to be voted on by … Read More