Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: BahrainServices: TaxLegal
Following extraordinary sessions held at both the lower and upper houses of the Bahrain National Assembly on Sunday and yesterday respectively, the Council of Ministers and the Shura Council have approved the bills for the unified GCC VAT Agreement and the draft VAT law.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: ChinaServices: TaxLegal
The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee approved, on 31 August 2018, a second draft of the Individual Income Tax Law to amend a number of elements of the calculation and enforcement of individual income tax (IIT) in China.
Content Types: NewsletterRegions & Countries: GreeceIndustries: Banking & FinanceInformation TechnologyServices: TaxEmployment & Immigration
Greece will begin lowering taxes and social security contributions in an effort to support economic growth, create jobs and attract investment. Speaking in the northern city of Thessaloniki, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras laid out a four-year fiscal boost for the country while continuing to honor Greece’s budget targets.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesServices: TaxLegal
The Federal Tax Authority (“FTA”) has issued a new version of the VAT Import Declaration User Guide. The updates to the guide are mainly editorial in nature.
Content Types: NewsletterRegions & Countries: GlobalIndustries: AllServices: All
CGA Monthly Bulletin - Sep 2018
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: AustraliaUSAIndustries: Pharma/BiotechServices: Tax
Clinical-stage pharmaceutical company Moleculin Biotech has established a wholly owned Australian subsidiary – Moleculin Australia – in Sydney, where it plans to continue its focus on developing oncology drug candidates.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesIndustries: EducationServices: Tax
The introduction of value added tax (VAT) in the UAE and KSA raises complexities for education providers, even as both countries are now moving towards the eighth month since the implementation of VAT.
Content Types: NewsletterRegions & Countries: GlobalIndustries: AgribusinessEducation...Services: Tax
A deadly shootout with the Taliban took place near the Afghan-Tajik border, which the gunmen appear to have crossed. The incident comes at a time of changes in Afghanistan.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: QatarTurkey...Industries: Banking & FinanceServices: Tax
Days after Doha, one of Ankara's closest allies in the Gulf region, pledged $15 billion in direct investment in Turkey, Qatar's private sector has also turned to the country as five major conglomerates are looking to invest $300 million.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: Hong KongServices: Tax
The new two-tiered profits tax regime, first announced by Chief Executive Carrie Lam in her Policy Address on 11th October 2017, was brought into force on 1 April 2018 by the Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No. 3) Ordinance 2018. The regime is designed to lower the tax burden for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and will apply to both corporations and unincorporated business.