Tax & Accounting Blog

PwC’s David Ernick on Companies’ Response to BEPS Action 13

PwC’s David Ernick on Companies’ Response to BEPS Action 13

David Ernick is a Principal in the Transfer Pricing Practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ (PwC) Washington National Tax Services office. Prior to joining PwC, Mr. Ernick was Associate International Tax Counsel at the U.S. Treasury Department. Mr. Ernick answered the following questions for BEPS Global Currents on August 9, 2016 regarding the OECD BEPS project: Q: Did … Read More

Data Analytics and the Accounting Professional: What Does it Mean for You?

Data Analytics and the Accounting Professional: What Does it Mean for You?

As accounting professionals know all too well, it can be a challenge to run a practice, provide great customer service, keep up to date with constantly changing regulations and tax laws and (in case that’s not enough) stay informed on the latest technology trends and innovations. Practitioners often tell me they’re concerned they could be … Read More

Kentucky Governor Reoganizes, Creates New Kentucky Claims Commission

Kentucky Governor Reoganizes, Creates New Kentucky Claims Commission

As a part of the Kentucky Governor’s reorganization efforts, the Kentucky Board of Appeals, Kentucky Claims Commission, and the Crime Victims Compensation Board will cease to exist individually. Effective October 1, 2016, the three groups will collectively become the Kentucky Claims Commission. The executive order, issued on August 8, 2016, also instantaneously terminated the current … Read More

Alaskan Boroughs

Alaskan Boroughs

Did you know that there are not counties in Alaska? Instead, Alaska has 19 boroughs which are their county-equivalent government between the city and state level. Alaska is unique in the United States in that only a portion of the state is covered by boroughs, in every other state the county-equivalent entities cover … Read More

Trade Facilitation & Logistics Standardization Direction; the Challenges for Growth and Development in Thailand

Trade Facilitation & Logistics Standardization Direction; the Challenges for Growth and Development in Thailand

Blog August 19, 2016

Background Trade Automation and electronic customs initiatives, including the concept of “Single Window” was introduced and has been widely discussed on a global scale for a few decades.  Specifically as to serve the needs of businesses and customs authorities; complementing one another in order to increase efficiencies, save money, reduce costs and enhance competitiveness among … Read More