tax

Kuwait to postpone VAT implementation to 2021, says parliament…

Kuwait to postpone VAT implementation to 2021, says parliament…

Published 15/05/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Kuwait will not implement value-added tax before 2021 but will push ahead with introducing excise tax, parliament’s budget committee said in a [more…]

India’s electronics ministry moots duties on key smartphone…

India’s electronics ministry moots duties on key smartphone…

Published 31/03/2018

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is exploring new duties on the import of a key smartphone component, according to two government sources, the latest in [more…]

China will not join international tax cut race: state cabinet…

China will not join international tax cut race: state cabinet…

Published 05/03/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has no intention of joining the international tax cut race, head of the government’s state council research office said on Monday, [more…]

EU eyes tax on tech giants closer to 2 percent than 6 percent of…

EU eyes tax on tech giants closer to 2 percent than 6 percent of…

Published 03/03/2018

FILE PHOTO: The Amazon logo is seen at the Young Entrepreneurs fair in Paris, France, February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Charles PlatiauPARIS (Reuters) - The European Union [more…]

U.S. Treasury to close ‘carried interest’ loophole in new tax law

U.S. Treasury to close ‘carried interest’ loophole in new tax law

Published 01/03/2018

The U.S. Treasury said on Thursday it will close an unintended loophole created by the Republican tax overhaul that let some Wall Street financial managers dodge new limits on "carried interest" by operating as businesses known as S-corporations. [more…]

House Speaker Ryan deletes tweet praising $1.50 pay increase

House Speaker Ryan deletes tweet praising $1.50 pay increase

Published 04/02/2018

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks at a news conference with Republican leaders on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri GripasWASHINGTON (Reuters) [more…]

South Korea may delay widening capital gains tax net for foreign inves

South Korea may delay widening capital gains tax net for foreign inves

Published 29/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: South Korean Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon speaks during his inaugural ceremony in Sejong government complex in Sejong, South Korea, June 15, 2017. REUTERS/Kim [more…]

U.S. wage growth, tax-bonuses spark shopping in retail stocks

U.S. wage growth, tax-bonuses spark shopping in retail stocks

Published 26/01/2018

A woman shops at a Macy's department store in Roosevelt Field shopping mall in Garden City, New York, U.S., November 24, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon StapletonNEW YORK [more…]

Your estate plan needs an update, even if it is new

Your estate plan needs an update, even if it is new

Published 18/01/2018

A generic picture of a some office folders or binders. OFFPO REUTERS/Catherine BensonNEW YORK (Reuters) - Got a dusty old binder with your will and [more…]

Alien sightings are no excuse for filing your tax return late

Alien sightings are no excuse for filing your tax return late

Published 17/01/2018

FILE PHOTO - A pedestrian walks past the headquarters of Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) in central London February 13, 2015. British lawmakers plan [more…]