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29 April 2016
Article
Beginning in October 2015, the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance has been releasing draft regulations that will implement New York’s extensive corporate franchise tax reform.   In this article, Maria Eberle and Lindsay LaCava discuss the important aspects of the combined reporting regulations.
April 2016
Newsletter
The April 2016 issue highlights US and Canadian tax developments, including insight on the proposed regulations under Code Section 385, the recent Tax Court opinion in Guidant LLC v. Commissioner, the 2016 Canadian Budget, recent developments in state and local tax, and more.
21 April 2016
Article
This publication is only available in French.
19 April 2016
Client/Legal Alert
On 4 April 2016, the US Department of Treasury and the IRS issued Proposed Regulations under Code Section 385 which would dramatically change the manner in which debt instruments are characterized for US federal income tax purposes.
11 April 2016
Client/Legal Alert
Tax Laws Amendment (Tax Incentives for Innovation) Bill 2016 (Bill) was recently introduced into the House of Representatives. The Bill proposes to provide tax incentives to encourage investment in Australian innovative high growth potential start-ups. In order to make the existing Early Stage Venture Capital Limited Partnership (ESVCLP) and Venture Capital Limited Partnership (VCLP) regimes more attractive to investors, the Bill also provides an additional tax concession for investors and relaxes the restrictions on ESVCLP investments and fund size.
April 2016
Client/Legal Alert
On 6 April 2016, the National Assembly passed Law on Export and Import duties 2016, which shall take effect on 1 September 2016. As one of the four key issues of customs modernization, Law on Export and Import Duties 2016 is expected to establish a more competitive business environment in Vietnam under the context of accelerating roadmap for duty elimination following Vietnam’s commitments in international trade treaties.
April 2016
Newsletter
This is the Private Banking Newsletter April 2016 Issue. 
2016
Book
Each year, Baker & McKenzie lawyers produce Doing Business in Russia - a general guide for companies operating in or considering investment into the Russian Federation. The guide presents an overview of the key aspects of the Russian legal system and regulation of business activities in this country.
April 2016
Client/Legal Alert
Amid growing concerns that tax laws have not kept pace with the global integration of corporations and the rise of the digital economy, the G20 had requested that the Organization of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) consider and recommend specific action plans to tackle concerns on potential international tax avoidance mechanisms used by multi-national corporations (MNCs) to reduce their tax burdens.
March & April 2016
Newsletter
This is the March & April 2016 issue of China Tax Monthly.
April 2016
Client/Legal Alert
Following ratification by the respective governments of both sides, the Fourth Protocol to the double tax arrangement between Hong Kong and Mainland China (HK-China DTA) is now in retroactive effect as of 29 December 2015.
April 2016
Client/Legal Alert
Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) are commonly entered by and between the Chilean Tax Authority (SII) and taxpayers. Based on a voluntary proposal filed by taxpayers on how the arm's length profitability, prices and values of certain operations are to be determined, the SII is entitled to audit and validate such methodology, which if accepted is binding for a renewable three year term.
April 2016
Client/Legal Alert
Presidential Decree No. 2,284 (Official Gazette No. 40,872 of 18 March 2016) established a tax on large financial transactions rate of 0% for the debits to bank accounts of companies specialized in managing food tickets, intended to transfer funds of the employees' food tickets. In this regard, these companies must use banks accounts exclusively to make these operations. The mentioned Decree entered into force on 18 March 2016.
March/April 2016
Article
Anne Batter and Barbara Mantegani provide an overview of the rules governing which entity in a multinational group bears the compensation deduction in the first instance, and the various reasons why this is important (such as section 162(m) and 457A).
April 2016
Client/Legal Alert
On 1 May 2016, China will complete its VAT pilot program and end the bifurcated value-added tax (VAT) and business tax (BT) system that has been in place since 1994. A comprehensive and uniform VAT system will apply to all industries, and business tax (BT) will be swept into the dustbin of history.
 
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