Press Room: Tax Releases
December 22, 2017
President Trump Signs Landmark Tax Legislation
On December 22, 2017, President Donald Trump signed the Republican tax bill to officially enact the legislation into law.
December 20, 2017
Republicans Approve Tax Reform Bill; President to Sign First Major Tax Overhaul in Decades
Republican lawmakers are poised to fulfill their promise of final tax reform legislation and score their first major legislative victory of President Trump’s administration.
December 2, 2017
Senate Approves Tax Bill in Race to Enact Tax Reform by Year End
Senate Republicans voted early Saturday morning to approve the Senate’s version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act with a vote of 51-49 on a party line vote. Bob Corker was the only Republican Senator to vote no.
November 29, 2017
Repayment of Social Contributions Paid by Non-Residents: A New Window Open
Recently, a French first-degree administrative court reopened the debate on the imposition of social contributions to non-resident individuals with French source property income or gains (Administrative Tribunal of Strasbourg; July 11, 2017).
October 27, 2017
The Spanish Holding Company (aka ETVE) as a Tax Efficient Vehicle to Structure Cross-Border Investments
The Spanish holding regime (aka ETVE in Spain) has been in force for more than 20 years and it may be, still today, one of the most tax efficient holding regimes in the world.
October 23, 2017
Expats Living in Portugal Grow 44% and It’s Only Because of Taxation
This special Portuguese Expat framework (aka non-habitual residency) allows high net worth individuals, as well as investors and retirees, to pay a reduced tax rate of 20% for personal income tax (PIT) purposes on their Portuguese source income, and still benefit from a full exemption on foreign source income, for a period up to 10 years.
September 28, 2017
Partial Amendment to Swiss VAT Law
A partial amendment of Swiss VAT law will enter into force after January 1, 2018, and will have an impact on businesses not established in Switzerland.
September 1, 2017
International Tax Update
Source: Jose Luis Montes - Andersen Tax & Legal in Mexico, a Member Firm of Andersen Global
On August 18, 2017, the Mexican Government published the new protocol on the treaty to avoid double taxation between Mexico and Spain.