This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here. favicon LAWANDTAX-NEWS.COM
HOME | CONTACT | RECRUITMENT | ABOUT | LEGAL | PRIVACY & COOKIES Join us on Twitter Lowtax Facebook page Join our discussion on LinkedIn Join us on Google+ Delicious Subscribe to the Tax-News RSS Feed


Articles »

Country Home Pages

British Virgin Islands
Hong Kong
Isle of Man
South Africa

Daily Tax Quote

Features & Contributed Articles
IRS Criminal Investigations Unit Undertaking Fewer Cases,
by Leroy Baker,, Washington
Last updated 3 hours ago | Wednesday, March 1, 2017
The US Internal Revenue Service has released its Criminal Investigation division's annual report for the 2016 fiscal year, showing a continued fall-off in cases initiated. [ FULL STORY ]
IRS Reminds International Taxpayers of Filing Obligations,
by Mike Godfrey,, Washington
Last updated 3 hours ago | Wednesday, March 1, 2017
The Internal Revenue Service has reminded certain non-US citizens, such as international students and scholars working or receiving scholarship funds, that they may have special requirements to file a US tax return. [ FULL STORY ]
MEPs Call For Wider Access To Beneficial Ownership Data,
by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels
Last updated 3 hours ago | Wednesday, March 1, 2017
EU citizens would be able to view information in registers of beneficial ownership without having to demonstrate a "legitimate interest," under proposed amendments the Anti-Money Laundering Directive. [ FULL STORY ]
02/03/2017  UK Government To Increase ISA Subscription Limit
02/03/2017  Iran Planning To Expand Tax Base: IMF
02/03/2017  EU: Switzerland Should Move Quickly On Tax Reform
02/03/2017  Austrian Bank Tax Payments Spiked In 2016
01/03/2017  Australia, Indonesia Make Headway On Free Trade Deal
01/03/2017  India Continues To Conclude Several APAs
01/03/2017  New Zealand Tax Changes Enter Into Force
01/03/2017  South Africa Consults On Sugar Tax Amendments
01/03/2017  Study Highlights Benefits Of EU FTAs To Agri-Food Sector
01/03/2017  Dutch Supreme Court Orders Tax Man To Stop Collecting License Plate Info
01/03/2017  UK Court Rules In Favor Of HMRC In Ladbrokes Tax Case
28/02/2017  Oman Increases Corporate Income Tax Rate, Scope
28/02/2017  Hong Kong Ends Business Registration Fee Waiver
28/02/2017  Canada To Ramp Up Efforts Against Tax Evasion
28/02/2017  Business Groups Seek Progress On Australia-Indonesia FTA
28/02/2017  APEC Nations Discuss BEPS Implementation
28/02/2017  Pressure Mounting On Governments To Tax Sharing Economy
27/02/2017  Philippines Hopes To Have Overhauled Tax Code By 2018
27/02/2017  South African Budget Lines Up Tax Hikes
27/02/2017  US Tax Reform Only After Obamacare Repeal: Trump
24/02/2017  WTO's Trade Facilitation Agreement Enters Into Force
24/02/2017  Noonan Provides Update On Irish Voluntary Disclosures
24/02/2017  More Criticism Of Proposed US Border Adjustment Tax
24/02/2017  Macao Urged To Hike Individual Taxes
24/02/2017  Laos Must Broaden Tax Base, Strengthen Administration: IMF
24/02/2017  Hong Kong's Budget Provides Tax Relief
24/02/2017  Switzerland To Draw Up New Corporate Tax Plan

Strategic Partners

Lowtax Network Portal: 'Low-tax' business and investment in the top 50 jurisdictions covered in exceptional detail.
Tax News
: Global tax news, continuously updated through the day.
Expat Briefing: A free online publication serving international expatriates.
Law & Tax News: Daily news and background data on tax and legal developments for international business.
Offshore-e-com: A topical guide to offshore e-commerce focused on tax and regulation.
Lowtax Library: One of the web's largest and most authoritative business and investment information sources.
US Tax Network: The resource for free online US taxation information, covering: corporate tax, individual tax, international tax, expatriates, sales and e-commerce tax, investment tax.
Offshore Trusts Guide: OTG publishes news, features and newsletters on the use of offshore trust structures.
TreatyPro: The online tax treaty resource.
Global Incorporation Guide [GIG]: A BSI / Lowtax Network international business smart tool.




One of the web's largest and most authoritative business and investment information sources. Alongside topical, daily news on worldwide tax developments, you can receive weekly newswires or access up-to-date intelligence reports on a range of legal, tax and investment subjects.


Our 16 constantly updated intelligence reports cover every important aspect of 'offshore' and international tax-planning in depth, including banking secrecy, the EU's savings tax directive, offshore funds, e-commerce, offshore gaming and transfer pricing. Reports are available for immediate downloading or as subscription services with news pages.

Advertising & Marketing

With over 50,000 qualified readers every month our web-sites offer a number of cost effective, targeted advertising, sponsorship and marketing opportunities:

Display advertising - from 'skyscrapers' to 'buttons'
Content/article submission and sponsorship
Opt-in email marketing
On-line Services Directory listings

Click here to learn more or contact Charles Bell on +44 (0)1424 205 425 or at and he will put you in touch with your regional rep.

News & Content Solutions

Could your corporate web-site or newsletter benefit from incorporating regularly updated news and content tailored to serve your clients' interests? We can provide a variety of maintenance-free news and content solutions that can be seamlessly integrated and dynamically delivered:

Customised, personalised 'own-brand' news services
Newsletter content and management
News Headlines Tickers

Click here to learn more or contact Charles Bell on +44 (0)1424 205 425 or at and he will put you in touch with your regional rep.

Important Notice: Wolters Kluwer TAA Limited has taken reasonable care in sourcing and presenting the information contained on this site, but accepts no responsibility for any financial or other loss or damage that may result from its use. In particular, users of the site are advised to take appropriate professional advice before committing themselves to involvement in offshore jurisdictions, offshore trusts or offshore investments.

All rights reserved. © 2017 Wolters Kluwer TAA Limited

All content on this site has been provided by BSIRN.