The latest on countries’ responses to the OECD’s BEPS recommendations

First published to ey.com as a Global Tax Alert. OECD On 5 January 2016, the OECD updated the list of BEPS members to include Bermuda, Côte d’Ivoire and Kazakhstan, bringing the total Members in the inclusive framework to 94. As BEPS Members, these countries have committed to comply with the BEPS minimum standards contained in … More The latest on countries’ responses to the OECD’s BEPS recommendations

Countries continue to legislate in response to the OECD’s BEPS

EY’s “Latest on BEPS” covers the most recent legislative responses to the OECD’s BEPS project across the globe: Austria On 1 August 2016, the European Union (EU) Tax Amendment Act 2016, including among other provisions, the new Austrian Transfer Pricing Documentation Law (TPDL) was authenticated by the Federal President and published in the Federal Law … More Countries continue to legislate in response to the OECD’s BEPS

Legislative response to BEPS and the impact on cross-border M&A

Excerpt from EY’s 14th Capital Confidence Barometer. Since the release of the OECD’s final Base Erosion Profit Shifting (BEPS) guidance in October 2015, local country adoption and legislation have started to emerge globally. The 14th edition of EY’s Global Capital Confidence Barometer survey finds a range of attitudes toward the changes in tax regulations, with over a … More Legislative response to BEPS and the impact on cross-border M&A

EY’s Tax Insights: legal education is changing for the tax professionals of the future

By Giselle Weiss The skills that businesses are looking for in entry-level tax professionals are increasingly at odds with the skills that graduating students possess. To produce practice-ready staff equipped to deal with today’s complex tax challenges, universities and hiring organizations need to work together. At an EY event held last year in Zurich on … More EY’s Tax Insights: legal education is changing for the tax professionals of the future

EY webcast to explore implications of OECD’s BEPS on companies’ legal functions

  The final reports on the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Action Plan have been released by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and endorsed by the G20. These reports on the 15 BEPS focus areas reflect recommendations for significant changes in international tax laws and treaties. Attention has now turned to … More EY webcast to explore implications of OECD’s BEPS on companies’ legal functions

The latest on BEPS: how three jurisdictions are adopting new laws in response

This update summarizes recent developments relating to OECD BEPS, and how Luxembourg, Poland and Spain are introducing legislation in response. Read EY’s Global Tax Alerts for the latest in BEPS developments. On 2-3 November 2015, the OECD’s Task Force on Tax and Development met to review progress during 2015, including the latest on the OECD … More The latest on BEPS: how three jurisdictions are adopting new laws in response

BEPS Action 13: Netherlands releases draft law implementing transfer pricing documentation requirements

On 15 September 2015, the Dutch State Secretary of Finance released a draft law containing modifications to the Dutch Corporate Income Tax Act 1969 (CITA 1969). The proposed modifications include supplementary transfer pricing documentation requirements in line with the three-tiered approach of Action 13 of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Base Erosion … More BEPS Action 13: Netherlands releases draft law implementing transfer pricing documentation requirements

EY responds to today’s OECD BEPS announcement

Today, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) released its final reports on the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Action Plan. They include recommendations for potentially dramatic changes in international tax laws and treaties. Clarity in the new rules and consistency in application will be essential in mitigating the potential disruption to cross-border … More EY responds to today’s OECD BEPS announcement