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OECD Releases Additional Guidance on Country-by-Country Reporting

OECD Releases Additional Guidance on Country-by-Country Reporting

On September 6, 2017, the OECD’s Inclusive Framework on BEPS released two sets of guidance for tax administrations and MNE groups regarding the implementation and operation of country-by-country (CbC) reporting. See BEPS Action 13. Existing guidance on the implementation of CbC reporting has been updated to address the following issues: Definition of … Read More

U.S. IRS Publishes List of Negotiating Countries for the Exchange of Country-by-Country Reports

U.S. IRS Publishes List of Negotiating Countries for the Exchange of Country-by-Country Reports

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has updated its country-by-country (CbC) reporting jurisdiction status table, as of August 29, 2017, to include jurisdictions that are negotiating bilateral competent authority arrangements (CAAs) with the U.S. to exchange CbC information. The table also includes jurisdictions that have signed a CAA with the U.S. to exchange CbC … Read More

BEPS the Major Topic at IFA Congress in Rio de Janeiro

BEPS the Major Topic at IFA Congress in Rio de Janeiro

The 71st Congress of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) was held in Rio de Janeiro between August 27 and September 1, 2017. Thomson Reuters was proud to be a Gold sponsor at the Congress, showcasing how we can help businesses navigate BEPS compliance. Understandably, BEPS was the major topic at the Congress, but other … Read More

RSM’s Daniel M. Berman on the OECD BEPS Multilateral Instrument

RSM’s Daniel M. Berman on the OECD BEPS Multilateral Instrument

Daniel Berman is responsible for international and strategic projects for the national tax practice of RSM US LLP, for which he previously led the international tax practice for the firm’s northeast region.  He joined RSM in 2012 from the Boston University School of Law, where he was Director of the Graduate Tax Program and Professor … Read More

Trump Administration’s Principles for Tax Reform

Trump Administration’s Principles for Tax Reform

Tax reform has been a hot topic and a high priority for the Trump administration and Congressional leadership. Back in April, the administration released a one-pager outlining its priorities for reforming individual and business taxes to help grow the economy, simplify tax rules, provide relief to middle-income families, and enhance global competiveness. Although the “proposal” … Read More