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UK FRC Announces Change To FRS 102,
by Jason Gorringe,, London
Friday, February 27, 2015
The Financial Reporting Council in the UK on February 27, 2015, issued amendments to Financial Reporting Standard 102 –†Pension obligations to clarify aspects of the accounting for defined benefit pension plans by UK and Irish entities. [ FULL STORY ]
Germany Referred To ECJ Over VAT Exemption For Shared Services,
by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels
Friday, February 27, 2015
The European Commission has referred Germany to the European Court of Justice for its failure to comply with European Union law on value-added tax exemptions for shared services. [ FULL STORY ]
ECJ To Hear Case On Portuguese Vehicle Taxes,
by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels
Friday, February 27, 2015
Portugal has failed to respond to a European Commission request for it to amend its registration tax rules for imported second-hand vehicles. The matter has been referred to the European Court of Justice. [ FULL STORY ]
02/03/2015  France Allows UK To Share Stolen Bank Data
02/03/2015  IRS Providing Record-Low Taxpayer Service
02/03/2015  Cyberonics Merges With Sorin, Domiciles In UK
27/02/2015  Seychelles Signs Multilateral Tax Cooperation Treaty
27/02/2015  WTO To Hear EU-Washington State Tax Dispute
27/02/2015  China, South Korea Initial FTA
27/02/2015  South African Budget Hikes Personal Income Tax
27/02/2015  Hong Kong Budget Ups Tax Relief
27/02/2015  US, Dominican Republic Negotiate FATCA Agreement
26/02/2015  Italy Expects Tax Influx From Swiss Agreement
26/02/2015  Taiwan's Non-Residents Warned On Tax Compliance
26/02/2015  Mexico Seeks Ratification Of Panama FTA
26/02/2015  HK Blocks Petrol Cars From Eco Tax Break
26/02/2015  Answers Sought On Obamacare Blunder
26/02/2015  UK Gov't Urged To Slash North Sea Energy Taxes
25/02/2015  US Business Groups Add To Calls For DTA Approvals
25/02/2015  New Zealand Plans Debt Remission Tax Relief
25/02/2015  Switzerland, Italy In Landmark Tax Deal
25/02/2015  Portugal Keen To Conclude EU-US TTIP
24/02/2015  South Africa To Introduce Tax-Free Savings Options
24/02/2015  Mauritius To Ratify WTO's Trade Facilitation Pact
24/02/2015  Italy Investigates Falling IMU Property Tax Payments
24/02/2015  IRS Estimates Of US Identity Theft Tax Fraud Criticized
24/02/2015  Thailand Considering Progressive CIT For SMEs
24/02/2015  US Report Criticizes Repatriation Tax Proposals
23/02/2015  UK Accounting Rules Eased For Small Firms
23/02/2015  IoD Warns Against 'Rushed' Diverted Profits Tax

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