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By: Stephanie Soong Johnston
The 15 percent global minimum tax floor that G-7 finance ministers have agreed to is a good first step, but the G-20 must show leadership by pushing that rate higher, according to an international workers’ union.
By: Jad Chamseddine and Doug Sword
Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden, D-Ore., expects heavy lifting domestically and internationally to implement a global minimum tax after an accord was struck by the G-7 countries.
By: Andrew Velarde
A surprise green book provision that disallows deductions for exempt or preferentially taxed income may not be gathering the most headlines, but it still is getting interest from practitioners wondering about its significance.
By: Laura Noonan
Ireland’s second biggest opposition party has backed a “small increase” in the country’s corporate tax rate, in a sign that Dublin’s longstanding political consensus on multinationals is cracking after the G7 agreed a plan for global taxation reform.
By: Sam Jones
Swiss-based multinationals such as commodities trader Glencore will receive subsidies and other incentives under plans Switzerland is drawing up to maintain its competitive tax rates, even as the country prepares to sign-up to the G7’s new plan for a global minimum tax on big businesses.
By: Glenn Hubbard
Glenn Hubbard discusses how to achieve a better global tax system outside of GILTI.
By: Alex Cobham
G20 members have the opportunity to improve upon the one-sided deal proposed by a group of rich countries, and set the basis for a better deal that can stick.
By: Emma Agyemang
Big Tech will pay less tax in the UK under a deal agreed at the G7 than they currently pay under the country’s digital service tax, according to calculations by a think-tank.
By: Andrew Ross Sorkin, Jason Karaian, Sarah Kessler, Michael J. de la Merced, Lauren Hirsch and Ephrat Livni
The Group of 7 finance chiefs sealed what they called a “historic global tax agreement” at a summit meeting in Britain this weekend.
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