Tax & Accounting Blog

Norway Revised Budget – Paper, Boats, and Electric Cars

Norway Revised Budget – Paper, Boats, and Electric Cars

The Norwegian Ministry of Finance has released the Revised National Budget 2014. Several changes are anticipated to have revenue impact for Norway. The current fee of 161.50kr/hp on boat engines will be removed effective July 1, 2014. The move is designed to spur purchasing of newer, fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly engines. The revised … Read More

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Appeal in Colorado “Amazon Tax” Case

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Appeal in Colorado “Amazon Tax” Case

On July 1, the United States Supreme Court announced the cases that it would consider in its next term. Among those cases is 13-1032, Direct Marketing Association v. Brohl, which challenges the State of Colorado’s so called “Amazon Law.” Colorado’s Amazon Law came into effect on March 1, 2010. Unlike Amazon … Read More

Puebla Course Review

Puebla Course Review

Aumentum, Blog June 30, 2014

From May 26th to May 30th I had the opportunity to participate in the ‘Professional Development Course on Cadastre Applied to Land Management and Urban Financing. This course was organized by the Lincoln Institute, an American institution dedicated to the study and discussion of matters related to land use, regulation and taxing. The objective: to generate spaces for public dialogue between governments and entities in charge of land administration in Latin American countries. … Read More