Tax-News.Com Live Tax Headlines Live Tax Headlines From Tax-News.Com en-us 9/25/2017 12:46:56 PM 9/25/2017 12:46:56 PM EU Unveils Proposals On Digital Taxation The European Commission has published its vision for the "fair taxation" of the digital economy, with options including a new EU equalization tax on the turnover of digitalized companies. 9/22/2017 1:10:00 PM Spanish Tax On Wind Turbines Lawful, ECJ Says The European Court of Justice has dismissed taxpayers' complaints about a Spanish levy on wind turbines. 9/22/2017 1:12:00 PM IRS Extends Disaster Tax Relief To Georgia The IRS has extended disaster tax relief to the entire state of Georgia as part of its coordinated federal response to the damage caused by severe storms and flooding. 9/22/2017 1:13:00 PM OECD Expands Consultation On Offshore Indirect Transfers Of Assets The World Bank has released French and Spanish translations of its Toolkit on the taxation of offshore indirect transfers and extended the deadline for feedback to October 20. 9/22/2017 1:14:00 PM UAE Begins Registering Taxpayers For VAT The United Arab Emirates Federal Tax Authority on September 17, 2017, opened its online portal for businesses to register for value-added tax. 9/22/2017 1:18:00 PM Switzerland Consulting On WHT Reforms The Swiss Federal Department of Finance is consulting on proposals to amend the Withholding Tax Ordinance, to more clearly define the rules for non-resident taxpayers. 9/22/2017 1:18:00 PM Australia, Indonesia Pushing To Conclude Trade Deal Trade ministers from Australia and Indonesia have expressed hope that a new Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement can be signed by the end of this year, at the latest. 9/22/2017 1:17:00 PM France Extends 'Video Tax' The French Government has issued a decree extending the so-called "video tax" to all digital platforms following an examination of the measure by the European Commission. 9/22/2017 1:18:00 PM Mexico To Waive Tax On Earthquake Donations Mexico's Inland Revenue has announced tax concessions to facilitate foreign assistance for people affected by an earthquake in its capital city on September 19. 9/22/2017 1:18:00 PM ATO Publishes Figures On 'Lost' Super The Australian Taxation Office has said that there are over 6.3 million lost and ATO-held superannuation accounts, with a total value of almost AUD18bn (USD14.3bn). 9/22/2017 1:17:00 PM