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World Tax Advisor

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World Tax Advisor presents tax news, commentary and insights from around the world, including a once-monthly tax treaty update, written by professionals of the member firms of Deloitte and focusing on analyses of cross-border tax developments that reflect the dynamic business environment faced by multinationals. This weekly newsletter links readers directly to top stories reported on Deloitte tax@hand, Deloitte’s global tax news and information resource for tax and business professionals.

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April 30, 2021

Featured Articles

  • White House proposes tax hikes on high-income individuals in “American Families Plan”

British Virgin Islands

  • Reporting deadlines extended due to portal issues


  • Highlights of international tax measures in 2021-2022 federal budget

Cayman Islands

  • Updates regarding DITC portal and CRS and FATCA compliance


  • Ruling issued on VAT refunds for rebates paid by pharmaceutical companies


  • Foreign company not taxable on reimbursement of expenses for seconded employees


  • New electronic professional services withholding tax system planned from 1 July 2021


  • Report published on sharing and gig economy and VAT/GST policy and administration


  • Guidance on VAT registration by nonresidents released, as VAT introduced


  • Final regulations implementing DAC 6 published
  • Highlights of domestic legislation implementing ATAD II

Tax treaty round up

  • Recent developments with respect to the following tax treaties: Brazil-Switzerland, China-Spain, Denmark-Ukraine, Estonia-Mauritius, Germany-Netherlands, Germany-Singapore, Hong Kong-Macao, Hong Kong-Serbia, India-Iran, Malta-Russia, and Saudi Arabia-Switzerland.
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