OECD Releases Latest Results on Preferential Regimes and New Results on No or Only Nominal Tax Jurisdictions

Progress continues on implementing the BEPS Action 5 minimum standard, with a further 22 jurisdictions changing their laws to address harmful tax practices. On 19… Read More ›

Tax Revenues in Asian and Pacific Economies Rebound: OECD Report

Tax-to-GDP ratios increased in the majority of Asian and Pacific economies covered by a new OECD report published yesterday. Nine of the economies in the… Read More ›

Call for Papers: 2020 University of North Carolina Tax Symposium

The University of North Carolina is organising its twenty-third annual tax symposium, designed to bring together leading tax scholars from economics, accounting, finance, law, political… Read More ›

Norway Enters into Partnership with the UN Tax Committee

Last week, Norway and the United Nations has entered into a new partnership on strengthening international tax policy and enhancing domestic tax capacity. Norway will… Read More ›

Briefing Book for 46th Australian Parliament: Short Analyses on Tax and Transfer Policies

The 46th Australian Parliament was opened on 2 July 2019 after the federal election. To help parliamentarians familiarise with issues that may be considered over… Read More ›

ANU Seminar: How Do Misperceptions of Inequality Shape Support for Redistribution and Voting Behaviour in Indonesia?

ANU Crawford School PhD Seminar (Econ) How do misperceptions of inequality shape support for redistribution and voting behaviour? Evidence from a randomised survey experiment in… Read More ›

BEPS Action 14: OECD Invites Taxpayer Input on Ninth Batch of Dispute Resolution Peer Reviews

Improving the tax treaty dispute resolution process is a top priority of the OECD and G20’s Base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) Project. The Mutual… Read More ›

OECD Going for Growth Report: Tax Reform a Priority for Australia

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has released its latest Going for Growth 2019 report, which calls for governments to embark on structural… Read More ›

US Taxpayer Advocate Roadmap Illustrates Taxpayers’ Complicated Journey through the Tax System

The United States Taxpayer Advocate Service has mapped out the modern US tax system for the first time; a ‘subway map’ that depicts a taxpayer’s… Read More ›

Finance Bill 2019-20: UK Government Publishes Draft Legislation on Digital Services Tax

The UK Government has published draft legislation for the next Finance Bill to deliver on its Budget 2018 commitment to a competitive and fair tax… Read More ›