Singapore has introduced a 50 percent surcharge for tax avoidance.
The UK government has advanced plans to apply a zero rate of VAT to electronic publications.
The U.S. Trade Representative’s office is launching investigations into a number of countries’ digital services taxes.
France will impose a 3 percent digital services tax in 2020, regardless of whether or not an international agreement on such a measure has been made.
Germany has announced a temporary reduction to the rates of value added tax (VAT).
Japan has approved its 2020 tax reform bill.
The UK has released its 2020 budget. It will invest an estimated 640 billion pounds into the country's infrastructure. It also includes several important tax-related announcements.
India has delayed the application of its new ‘significant economic presence’ (SEP) provisions until April 2021.
The fiscal regime put in place to benefit Argentina’s knowledge-based economy has been suspended.
India will raise the turnover threshold for an annual tax audit. The increased limit will apply to businesses that carry out less than five percent of their transactions in cash.
India's tax authority has ruled that revenue generated from cloud hosting services by a U.S. company to Indian consumers is not taxable as 'royalties' under the India-U.S. tax treaty.
Argentina’s Knowledge Economy Regime entered into force on 1 January 2020.