Tax & Accounting Blog

Rough Ride for Uber in the Low Countries

Rough Ride for Uber in the Low Countries

The third quarter of 2015 was a tumultuous one in Belgium and the Netherlands for Uber Technologies, Inc. The Netherlands On September 29 2015, the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment’s Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (Dutch:  Ministerie van Infrastructuur en Milieu, Inspectie Leefomgeving en Transport) announced that Uber offices in Amsterdam had … Read More

SUCBs Fee in England – It’s in The Bag

SUCBs Fee in England – It’s in The Bag

In a piece of legislation that offers commentators a grab-bag of puns, many retailers in England will have to charge at least 5p for single use plastic carrier bags (SUCBs) effective 5 October 2015. The Single Use Carrier Bags Charges (England) Order 2015 is designed to reduce single-use plastic bag usage. The implementing legislation in its entirety … Read More

Puerto Rico Enacts Comprehensive Tax Reform

Puerto Rico Enacts Comprehensive Tax Reform

After years of attempts to find increased revenue, the Puerto Rico legislature enacted act 72-2015 on May 29, 2015 (“Act 72-2015”), which amends various sections of the 2011 Internal Revenue Code, as amended, adding Subtitle DD titled “Value Added Tax”.This legislation makes Puerto Rico the first United States territory to adopt a comprehensive Value Added Tax … Read More

Give yourself a tax break: Find out how to optimize your spend management

Give yourself a tax break: Find out how to optimize your spend management

Streamline Invoice Management and Use Tax Savings to Gain Visibility into Spend Take a Tax Break. Join Concur and App Center partner, Thomson Reuters, to learn how to optimize your spend management programs by leveraging an invoice solution that integrates with tax technology. You’ll discover what solutions exist to accurately validate use tax on vendor … Read More

Thomson Reuters Announces Integration of Microsoft Dynamics GP with ONESOURCE™ Indirect Tax

Thomson Reuters Announces Integration of Microsoft Dynamics GP with ONESOURCE™ Indirect Tax

NEW YORK, March 10, 2015 – Thomson Reuters today announced the integration of Microsoft Dynamics GP business solution with the ONESOURCE™ Indirect Tax solution. Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE Indirect Tax Integration for Microsoft Dynamics GP offers mid-to-large sized businesses a simple, easy-to-deploy solution for calculating U.S. sales tax, Canadian Goods and Services Tax (GST) and other … Read More