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The 10 Elements of a Powerful Email Message

The 10 Elements of a Powerful Email Message

“To delete or not to delete?” This is the question your email recipients ask themselves when scanning your email in their inbox. On average, 51.1% of readers spend less than two seconds looking at your email*. To ensure that your email isn’t sent straight to the Recycle Bin, you should employ a combination of proven … Read More

U.S. IRS Releases Information on Early Filing of Form 8975 and Schedule A

U.S. IRS Releases Information on Early Filing of Form 8975 and Schedule A

On January 19, 2017, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released Revenue Procedure 2017-23, which describes the process for filing Form 8975, Country-by-Country Report, and accompanying Schedule A, Tax Jurisdiction and Constituent Entity Information (collectively, Form 8975), by ultimate parent entities of U.S. multinational enterprise (MNE) groups for reporting … Read More

“Make in India” – Tread The Digital Highway to Move Forward

“Make in India” – Tread The Digital Highway to Move Forward

The supply chain management challenges affecting or likely to affect “Make in India” Initiative ’Make in India’ is  defined as a vision to transform India into a global manufacturing and export hub, but it is much more than simply that. The primary objective of this initiative is to attract foreign investments and strengthen India’s manufacturing … Read More

EU and the Possible Application of a Generalised Reverse Charge Mechanism

EU and the Possible Application of a Generalised Reverse Charge Mechanism

The European Commission has recently adopted a proposal for a Council Directive which aims to amend the VAT Directive, introducing on temporary basis a generalised reverse charge mechanism (GRCM) for the supply of goods and services above a certain threshold. The adoption of this measure is important for the Commission, as large amounts of … Read More

Indonesia Implements Three-Tiered Transfer Pricing Documentation Requirements

Indonesia Implements Three-Tiered Transfer Pricing Documentation Requirements

On December 30, 2016, the Indonesian Minister of Finance published PMK213/ PMK.03 / 2016, which provides details on the three-tiered transfer pricing documentation requirements (master file, local file and country-by-country (CbC) report) for related party transactions in accordance with BEPS Action 13. The master file must include the following information about … Read More