The OECD released a draft agenda on the 4th meeting of the OECD Global Forum on VAT, which will take place on April 12-14. The meeting will focus on the policy and operational challenges faced by tax authorities and on the efficient and the effective implementation of the International VAT/GST Guidelines.
The Guidelines address the problems that arise from national VAT systems being applied in an uncoordinated way. They set standards that should ensure neutrality in cross-border trade and a more coherent taxation of business-to-business (B2B) trade in services.
The fourth meeting of the OECD Global Forum on VAT will focus in particular on the policy and operational challenges faced by tax authorities in the era of digital globalization. In addition, the meeting will approach the efficient and effective implementation of the standards and mechanisms for addressing these challenges recommended by the International VAT/GST Guidelines.
The Global Forum will also look at recent and ongoing VAT/GST reforms around the world and examine the outcomes of recent VAT/GST policy research and analysis in a range of areas that are of common interest to countries and organizations worldwide. The upcoming meeting will also reserve considerable time for analysis and experience sharing in the area VAT/GST fraud detection and effective countermeasures; on VAT/GST refunds policy and management; on digitalization of tax administration and on improving VAT/GST compliance through incentives.
The fourth meeting of the OECD Global Forum on VAT is aimed at senior tax officials and representatives of international organizations. A delegation of academics and business representatives will also be invited to participate.
Source: OECD - Global Forum on VAT
With the fast growth of China’s economy and the continuous improvement of the comprehensive strength of domestic enterprises, as well as the implementation of the “One Belt, One Road” policy, an increasing amount of Chinese enterprises are beginning to expand their global footprint and establish their presence in Europe.
TPA Global has developed a practical roadmap of 6 steps meant to guide CFOs in their Journey of rising above troubles to reach a situation of full control. These steps are presented in a series of short video clips (3-5 minutes):
How Is The International Tax And Transfer Pricing Landscape Evolving In India?
Webinar - Thursday, 3 May, 2018 | 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (CET)
Readiness for Country by Country Reporting
Webinar - Tuesday, May 15, 2018 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (CET)
Global Tax Controversy - Workshop for Corporates
Global Event - Thursday 21 June, 2018 | 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM (CET)
Copyright © 2018
Transfer Pricing Associates BV.
All rights reserved.