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Energy Tax Regime

OECD: Global Energy Tax Regimes Falling Severely Short

The OECD has released a new report analyzing energy use and tax regimes in 42 countries, which make up 80 percent of global energy use. The report calls on governments to adopt more effective use of taxes to cut harmful emissions

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Platform for Collaboration on Tax

Platform for Collaboration on Tax: What's next?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set ambitious targets for all countries, to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind. Achieving these goals

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budget performance

Albanian Budget Performance 1996 - 2016

The ALTAX introduces this statistical paper with comments on government budget revenues, expenditures and investments made, enabling comparative performance in these two decades that summarize budget performance information. The

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partnership taxation regime

Tax opportunities under the Albanian partnership taxation regime

The Albanian tax system, has not provided complete and consistent tax treatment to partnerships, but the income tax law in Albania mention the possibility of business organization in the status of partnership for corporate tax

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fiscal incentives

What are the fiscal incentives for investments in "tax havens" in Albania?

Albania has a supportive Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) legal framework, Free Trade Agreements with major regional markets and beyond, a competitive and young labor force, favorable tax and customs regime, fast improving

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least tax

Where in the world can you pay the least tax?

What would make you leave the country for good? Better weather, a more relaxed lifestyle or even, perhaps, lower tax rates?

Many of the Britons who emigrate there were 140,000 last year believe that HM Revenue & Customs

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income redistribution

Why Government Should Redistribute Income?

What costs and benefits are there to redistributing income?

Why do we have income in the first place?

The second question is easy.

We have income to provide an incentive for productive (mutually beneficial) exchanges within

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vat automation

VAT Automation, a new alternative

There are multiple reasons for adopting VAT Automation. There is an increased complexity of Value Added Tax (VAT), regulatory pressure on risk management and control, increased attention to VAT by Tax authorities globally, too

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fiscal package

Albanian fiscal package ready to be introduced in 2018

Albania is ready to Introduce the new policy of taxes for the fiscal year of 2018. 

The Law 'On Value Added Tax' has undergone changes in the 2018 package, where it is first proposed to set a 6% VAT level for the supply of

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Kosovo

New rules to implement about transfer pricing in Kosovo

Following the publication of Administrative Instruction MF No. 02/2017 on Transfer Pricing which sets out rules and procedures for the implementation of the transfer pricing provisions of Law No. 05/L-029 on Corporate Income Tax

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tax in EU

Who pays the most tax in the EU?

Have you ever wondered how much tax you’re paying compared to other countries? This infographic from the European Parliament might help you find out.

It shows a varied picture across the Union, in terms of tax rates, types of

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vat - gst

VAT, GST And Sales Tax Developments worldwide

From India's proposed goods and services tax reaching a significant milestone, to the European Union's VAT Plan and the vexed question of sales tax jurisdiction on internet purchases in the United States, this feature looks at

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