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Canada’s 2018 Draft Federal Budget Includes BEPS Provisions

Canada’s 2018 Draft Federal Budget Includes BEPS Provisions

On February 27, 2018, Canada released its draft Federal Budget 2018, which was tabled in the House of Commons. The Budget contains numerous BEPS provisions, including reporting requirements on beneficial ownership of trusts, and specific rules for foreign affiliates. Reporting Requirements of Beneficial Ownership of Trusts To improve the collection of … Read More

Netherlands Introduces Fiscal Policy Agenda to Combat Tax Evasion and Avoidance

Netherlands Introduces Fiscal Policy Agenda to Combat Tax Evasion and Avoidance

On February 23, 2018, the Dutch State Secretary for Finance (“Finance Secretary”) sent two policy letters to Parliament on the fiscal policy agenda and approach to tax avoidance and evasion. See also the press release. These letters include the Finance Secretary’s priorities for the period up to … Read More

Tax-Related Identity Theft: Are You Prepared To Assist Your Client?

Tax-Related Identity Theft: Are You Prepared To Assist Your Client?

Tax-Related Identity Theft: Are You Prepared To Assist Your Client? This article was written by Trenda Hackett, Senior Technical Tax Editor at Thomson Reuters.  As we approach the 2018 filing season, chances are you will have a client that experience tax-related identity theft.  As your client’s tax professional and trusted advisor, it’s crucial to understand how this … Read More