Share

News Release


  • 13-December-2018

    English

    Transparency on tax rulings significantly increased, according to OECD peer reviews on BEPS Action 5 minimum standard

    As part of continuing efforts to improve tax transparency, the Inclusive Framework on BEPS has now assessed 92 individual jurisdictions' progress in spontaneously exchanging information on tax rulings, in accordance with Action 5 of the OECD/G20 BEPS package.

    Related Documents
  • 5-December-2018

    English

    Tax revenues continue increasing as the tax mix shifts further towards corporate and consumption taxes

    Tax revenues in advanced economies have continued to increase, with taxes on companies and personal consumption representing an increasing share of total tax revenues, according to new OECD research.

    Related Documents
  • 4-December-2018

    English

    Qatar signs landmark agreement to strengthen its tax treaties

    Today, Qatar signed the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (the Convention), becoming the 85th jurisdiction to join the Convention, which now covers nearly 1,500 bilateral tax treaties.

    Related Documents
  • 1-December-2018

    English

    At G20 Summit OECD’s Gurría says collective action vital to tackle global challenges

    International cooperation and collective action are critical to tackling the world’s major challenges, OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría said following the G20 Leaders’ Summit held in Buenos Aires amid heightened trade tensions but at which important advances were made on a number of priorities of Argentina’s presidency.

    Related Documents
  • 29-November-2018

    English

    Asian and Pacific economies: decreases in tax revenue highlight need to broaden tax bases

    This new report shows that tax-to-GDP ratios fell in most of the 16 Asian and Pacific economies covered by the report between 2015-16 due to a combination of policy reforms and decreasing natural resource prices.

    Related Documents
  • 22-November-2018

    English

    Global Forum on Tax Transparency marks a dramatic shift in the fight against tax evasion with the widespread commencement of the automatic exchange of financial information

    The Global Forum held its annual meeting in Uruguay on 20-22 November, bringing together 220 delegates from 84 jurisdictions and 12 International organisations to strengthen further the international community’s fight against tax evasion. The meeting marked the widespread rollout of automatic exchange of financial account of information.

    Related Documents
  • 20-November-2018

    English

    Residence/Citizenship by investment update

    As part of its efforts to maintain the integrity of the Common Reporting Standard (CRS), the OECD has been working closely with Panama over the last weeks to ensure that any risks created by its Residence by Investment (RBI) programmes are effectively addressed.

    Related Documents
  • 19-November-2018

    English

    Cabo Verde joins the Inclusive Framework on BEPS

    The Inclusive Framework on BEPS welcomes Cabo Verde bringing to 124 the total number of countries and jurisdictions participating on an equal footing in the Project.

  • 19-November-2018

    English

    OECD and Argentina continue the fight to tackle tax crime

    Twenty-eight officials participated in the inaugural “VAT/GST Fraud Investigations” course at the OECD Latin America Academy for Tax and Financial Crime Investigation last week in Buenos Aires.

    Related Documents
  • 15-November-2018

    English

    OECD releases latest results on preferential regimes and moves to strengthen the level playing field with zero tax jurisdictions

    International efforts to curb harmful tax practices and prevent the misuse of preferential tax regimes are having a tangible impact worldwide, according to new data released today by the OECD.

    Related Documents
  • 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 > >>