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Indian Authorities not Appeal Vodaphone Tax Ruling

Indian authorities have announced they will not appeal the Bombay High Court ruling, in 2014, against them in the long-running tax and transfer pricing dispute with Vodaphone. India has been forthright in pursuing tax claims, some retrospective, against big multinationals. … Continue reading

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Foreign Investors in Kosovo Offered Tax Break

I hear, via The Investment Promotion Agency of Kosovo, that the government in Kosovo have approved a 4 year tax exemption of corporate tax (CIT) and value added tax (VAT) for foreign investors who invest at least EUR 2m and … Continue reading

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Employers Recovering VAT Paid for Pension Funds

The European Court has ruled that employers are entitled to recover all of the VAT tax they pay for running a separate pension fund. In the Dutch case of PPG Holdings, C-26/12, on 18th July the Court decided that costs … Continue reading

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Bangladeshi Coal-Fired Power Projects get Tax Holiday

As a tax barrister I have advised on and been involved in green tax incentive schemes but today, tax fans, I bring news which is totally contra to the current Tax-Zeitgeist. Bangladesh has announced that it will offer new coal-fired … Continue reading

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