Tax-News.Com Live Tax Headlines Live Tax Headlines From Tax-News.Com en-us 11/23/2017 7:37:36 AM 11/23/2017 7:37:36 AM Australian CEOs Urge Lawmakers To Approve Tax Cuts Four out of five Australian CEOs have said that their companies would increase investment spending if the company tax rate was reduced to 25 percent, according to a new survey by the Business Council of Australia. 11/21/2017 4:22:00 PM Seychelles Overhauls Tax Settings In Recent 2018 Budget The Seychelles Budget included numerous proposals to change the territory's tax settings, including new corporate tax reliefs and the settings for a progressive personal income tax regime. 11/21/2017 4:23:00 PM Dutch Government To Tighten Trust Office Rules The Government of the Netherlands intends to strengthen the regulatory regime for Dutch trust offices as part of its ongoing efforts to reduce tax avoidance and fraud. 11/21/2017 4:22:00 PM IMF Urges Mexico To Shore Up Tax Regime The International Monetary Fund has urged Mexico to strengthen non-oil tax revenues and increase levels of tax compliance, especially in the area of value-added tax. 11/21/2017 4:22:00 PM IRS Reminds Taxpayers Of Savers' Credit The Internal Revenue Service has issued a reminder to low- and moderate-income workers that they can obtain a 50 percent credit for the first USD2,000 contributed to a retirement plan, called the Saver's Credit. 11/21/2017 4:22:00 PM UK Publishes Legislation For Post-Brexit Cross-Border Taxes On November 21, the UK Government published the Taxation (Cross-border Trade) Bill, previously known as the Customs Bill, providing for the introduction of an independent customs regime for the UK when the country leaves the European Union. 11/21/2017 4:23:00 PM Fianna Fail Claims Stamp Duty Victory For Irish Farmers Irish opposition party Fianna Fail has said that the Government has agreed to exempt farmers from a proposed increase to the stamp duty rate on non-residential property transactions. 11/21/2017 4:22:00 PM Albania To Introduce Hotel Investment Tax Incentive The Albanian Government has adopted a series of measures intended to boost investment in the country's tourism sector and in particular the development of luxury accommodation. 11/21/2017 4:22:00 PM Canada Pledges To Respond Better To Taxpayer Relief Requests The Taxpayers' Ombudsman has said that the Canada Revenue Agency must improve its response to taxpayer relief requests. 11/21/2017 4:22:00 PM IMF Urges Rebalancing Of Lithuania's Taxes The International Monetary Fund has called on Lithuania to consider measures that will shift the emphasis of taxation away from labor and towards wealth. 11/21/2017 4:22:00 PM