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  • 15-July-2014

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    The Diesel Differential: Differences in the tax treatment of gasoline and diesel for road use

    Diesel and gasoline account for around 95% of energy used for road transport in the OECD and for the largest share of revenue from taxes on energy. In 33 out of 34 OECD countries, diesel fuel is taxed at lower rates than gasoline both in terms of energy and carbon content.

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  • 15-July-2014

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    Personal tax treatment of company cars and commuting expenses: Estimating the fiscal and environmental costs

    Company cars form a large proportion of the car fleet in many OECD countries and are also influential in determining the composition of the wider vehicle fleet. When employees provided with a company car use that car for personal purposes, personal income tax rules value the benefit in a number of different ways.

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  • 3-July-2014

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    Gabon joins international efforts to end tax avoidance and evasion

    Gabon has signed the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters at a ceremony today at the OECD. Gabon is the seventh African country to sign the Convention since it was opened for signature to all countries in June 2011.

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  • 26-June-2014

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    Cameroon signs the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters

    Cameroon has become the 65th signatory of the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters, the most powerful international instrument to fight international tax avoidance and evasion.

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  • 18-June-2014

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    Andorra commits to automatic exchange of information in tax matters

    Andorra has become the 48th signatory to an OECD Declaration that commits countries to end bank secrecy for tax purposes.

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  • 11-June-2014

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    Advancing global action to support fiscal sustainability

    Article about OECD work with international partners to eradicate tax evasion and tax avoidance, published in G7 Brussels Summit magazine, June 2014

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  • 9-May-2014

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    Public consultation on transfer pricing documentation and country-by-country reporting

    The OECD will hold a public consultation on the discussion draft on transfer pricing documentation and country-by-country reporting on 19 May 2014 at the OECD in Paris, France.

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  • 7-May-2014

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    Comments received on discussion drafts on Neutralise the Effects of Hybrid Mismatch Arrangements published

    OECD publishes comments received on Action 2 discussions drafts (Neutralise the Effects of Hybrid Mismatch Arrangements)

  • 6-May-2014

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  • 6-May-2014

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    Rising tax revenues: A key to economic development in emerging Asian countries

    Tax revenues are currently rising as a proportion of national incomes in Indonesia and Malaysia but continue to be substantially lower than for Korea, Japan and other OECD countries, according to a new OECD report.

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