US-SWISS VOLUNTARY DISCLOSURE PROGRAM: DEADLINES ARE LOOMING – SWISS BANKS NEED NOT PANIC, BUT MUST ACT SWIFTLY AND THOUGHTFULLY -
The recently announced voluntary bank disclosure program between Switzerland and the...more
Over the past 12 years, 96 tax related measures have been announced by former governments which have not been legislated. These outstanding tax measures have created uncertainty for taxpayers, of varying degrees. Where a tax...more
COLOMBIA ISSUES TAX HAVENS LIST: 4 THINGS TO NOTE FOR THOSE DOING BUSINESS IN COLOMBIA -
Colombia has issued its list of tax havens – an act that will negatively impact the tax effects of doing business in Colombia...more
On 15 October 2013, the recently elected Federal Government released a Consultation Paper and exposure draft legislation to repeal the carbon pricing mechanism, otherwise known as the Carbon Tax.
In its final sitting week, the Commonwealth Parliament passed three pieces of legislation which include important measures aimed at clarifying the taxation treatment of payments and benefits provided under...more