Category Archives: Steuern International

World Tax Advisor 12 April 2019

World Tax Advisor 12 April 2019

World Tax Advisor 5 April 2019

Neue Vorausmeldungsverpflichtung bei Steuerrückerstattung durch Ausländer

Ab 1.1.2019 haben beschränkt Steuerpflichtige vor der Stellung eines Rückerstattungsantrags betreffend Kapitalertrag-, Lohn- oder sonstiger Abzugsteuern verpflichtend eine Vorausmeldung beim zuständigen Finanzamt auf elektronischem Weg abzugeben. Continue reading Neue Vorausmeldungsverpflichtung bei Steuerrückerstattung durch Ausländer

World Tax Advisor 29 March 2019

World Tax Advisor 22 March 2019

World Tax Advisor 15 March 2019

World Tax Advisor 8 March 2019

World Tax Advisor 1 March 2019

World Tax Advisor 22 February 2019

World Tax Advisor 15 February 2019

World Tax Advisor 8 February 2019

The World Tax Advisor 8 February includes in particular:

  • Peru: Income tax regulations updated to implement significant tax changes in Peru
  • Belgium: ATAD interest deduction limitation rules apply as from 1 January 2019
  • Botswana: Transfer pricing, interest deductibility regimes enacted, IFSC regime amended
  • Denmark: Guidance issued on extension of interest exemption under thin cap rules
  • European Union: European Commission requests Germany to revise exit tax rules
  • France: Digital services tax proposal to be presented to parliament
  • Portugal: 2019 budget law contains corporate, individual and indirect tax changes
  • South Africa: VAT e-services regulations amended
  • Thailand: International Business Center regime enacted

World Tax Advisor 1 February 2019

World Tax Advisor 25 January 2019

The World Tax Advisor 25 January includes in particular:

  • Mexico: Tax authorities issue rules for tax offsets and incentives for taxpayers in northern border region
  • Bulgaria: 2019 tax law changes include partial implementation of ATAD 1
  • Finland: Changes expected to tax treatment of certain fund types
  • Germany: New administrative quidance issued on deviations from arm’s length principle
  • Ireland: Guidance issued on VAT compensation for charities
  • Korea: 2019 tax reform includes rules to improve efficiency of tax law
  • Romania: New interest deduction limitation rules in effect
  • Switzerland: Referendum to be held on corporate tax reform bill
  • United States: Finland regulations released on transition tax
  • Tax treaty round up

World Tax Advisor 11 January 2019

The World Tax Advisor 11 January includes in particular:

  • France: Finance law for 2019 implements ATAD 1 measures, changes tax consolidation rules
  • Bermuda: Legislation on economic substance passed
  • China: Final IIT regulations revise draft rules
  • Colombia: Tax reform legislation includes progressive reduction in corporate income tax rate
  • European Union: Commission concludes state aid investigation of Gibraltar
  • Japan: Diet approves 2019 tax reform proposals
  • Luxembourg: Law implementing ATAD 1 published in official gazette
  • Netherlands: List of low tax jurisdictions published
  • Romania: Tax on financial assets of banks introduced
  • Saudi Arabia: Draft zakat regulations released for public comment
  • Sweden: New penalty introduced for FATCA/CRS reporting violations
  • Sweden: Server can be considered a permanent establishment
  • Uruguay: Requirments relating to free zones modified

 

World Tax Advisor 21 December 2018

The World Tax Advisor 21 December includes in particular:

  • Saudi Arabia releases draft transfer pricing regulations
  • Belgium: Transfer pricing documentation deadline extended
  • Cambodia: 2019 tax law changes would distinguish between legal and “physical” persons
  • Cyprus: CbC reporting deadline extended
  • European Union: CJEU rules German RETT intragroup exemption in line with EU state aid rules
  • Finland: Final interest deduction limitation rules include changes to group ratio rule
  • Greece: Capital tax exemption introduced for capital investments in R&D
  • Italy: Tax amnesty introduced for taxpayers to settle their tax positions
  • Malta: EU ATAD implemented into domestic law
  • Netherlands: New income thresholds for highly skilled migrants
  • Sweden: New precedent on taxation of stock options

 

World Tax Advisor 14 December 2018

The World Tax Advisor 14 December includes in particular:

  • News Luxembourg government coalition agreement includes CIT rate reduction, other tax measures
  • Brazil: Access to mutual agreement procedure expanded
  • Colombia: Guidance issued on procedure for filing CbC report
  • Costa Rica: New law makes broad changes to corporate tax rules, introduces VAT
  • Finland: Corporate income tax proposals would affect LLCs, group contribution regime
  • Malaysia: Social security coverage extended to foreign workers, including expatriates
  • Malta: Guidelines on tax treatment of distributed ledger technology assets issued

World Tax Advisor 7 December 2018

The World Tax Advisor 7 December includes in particular:

  • Barbados IBC and ISRL regimes to be abolished and no new licenses to be granted
  • Malaysia tax bills include BEPS measures, some Budget 2019 measures
  • Australia: Draft compliance guidelines on inbound distribution arrangements issued
  • Bahrain: MOF provides update on VAT implementation
  • China: Requirements for foreign investors to benefit from deferral of dividend WHT relaxed
  • Germany: Finance ministers of federals states reach agreement on tightening of RETT rules
  • India: ITAT rules on proof of residence for salary exemption for work performed overseas
  • Sweden: Parliament adopts proposal to amend CFC legislation

World Tax Advisor 30 November 2018

The World Tax Advisor 30 November includes in particular

  • Colombia’s 2019 finance bill proposes significant tax reforms
  • Bulgaria: Mandatory transfer pricing documentation requirements proposed
  • China: Tax exemptions granted for bond interest derived by foreign institutional investors
  • India: Back office support services subject to 18% GST
  • Isle of Man : Draft legislation on company economic substance published
  • Netherlands: State Secretary of Finance announces new tax ruling practice
  • OECD: Guidance released on MLI-synthesized tax treaty texts
  • Thailand: Transfer pricing law enacted
  • United States: Proposed regulations released on new business interest expense deduction limitation

 

World Tax Advisor 23 November 2018

The World Tax Advisor 23 November  includes in particular

  • Switzerland’s FTA announces no new principal company, finance branch rulings as from 1 January 2019
  • Belgium: Draft transfer pricing circular issued
  • Malaysia: Budget 2019 includes rate reductions, service tax on imported services
  • OECD: Update on preferential regime reviews and new standard on substantial activities
  • Panama: Multinational headquarters regime amended in line with BEPS action 5
  • Papua New Guinea: Tax measures in 2019 budget include changes to loss carryforward rules
  • South Africa: 2018 tax amendment bill includes changes to anti-dividend stripping rules