Taxation

Italy’s PM defiant on budget, denies coalition rift

Italy’s PM defiant on budget, denies coalition rift

Published 18/10/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Italy’s prime minister on Thursday denied any division between the two parties in his governing coalition, after reports of a spat over [more…]

Democratic victory in November would put Trump under microscope

Democratic victory in November would put Trump under microscope

Published 18/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - If Democrats win control of the U.S. House of Representatives or Senate next month, nearly every aspect of Donald Trump’s presidency could [more…]

How Democrats hope to obtain Trump’s tax returns

How Democrats hope to obtain Trump’s tax returns

Published 18/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress could request President Donald Trump’s tax returns under a seldom-used 1924 law, which Democrats say they plan to invoke [more…]

‘Enough excuses!’ France’s Le Maire grows impatient over GAFA tax

‘Enough excuses!’ France’s Le Maire grows impatient over GAFA tax

Published 18/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Europe has talked long enough about whether to make internet giants like Google (GOOGL.O), Apple (AAPL.O) and Facebook (FB.O) pay more taxes [more…]

Trump turns attention to budget cutting after slashing taxes

Trump turns attention to budget cutting after slashing taxes

Published 17/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump, faced with a budget deficit at a six-year high, on Wednesday told his Cabinet to come up with [more…]

Turkey announces exemptions to forex contracts ban

Turkey announces exemptions to forex contracts ban

Published 08/10/2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey has announced exemptions to its ban on using foreign currencies in business agreements, including export-related contracts, capital market instruments and employment [more…]

‘Jersey Shore’ star Sorrentino sentenced to eight months for tax…

‘Jersey Shore’ star Sorrentino sentenced to eight months for tax…

Published 05/10/2018

(Reuters) - Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, star of the reality television show “The Jersey Shore,” was sentenced to eight months in prison on Friday after [more…]

Euro zone worried Italy’s deficit-boosting budget plan could revive…

Euro zone worried Italy’s deficit-boosting budget plan could revive…

Published 01/10/2018

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Top euro zone officials warned Italy on Monday its plan to borrow billions of extra euros to fund spending pledges could tip [more…]

UK could go it alone on digital services tax: finance minister says

UK could go it alone on digital services tax: finance minister says

Published 01/10/2018

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Britain will unilaterally implement a digital service tax if there is no wider international agreement soon on how to tax the [more…]

Harbinger hedge fund manager to pay $30 million in New York tax accord

Harbinger hedge fund manager to pay $30 million in New York tax accord

Published 27/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An offshore hedge fund firm whose investing was led by money manager Philip Falcone will pay $30 million to resolve claims [more…]