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Italy – recent legal developments Transfer Pricing and Patent box

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With the publication of Legislative Decree No. 50/2017 (the “Decree”) on 24 April 2017, Italy has introduced significant changes with regard to transfer pricing regulations and to the recently...

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4 years of Quantera Global Looking back…. and ahead…

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It is incredible how fast transfer pricing times fly, to see where we are today and to try to imagine what the transfer pricing world will be like in four years. Four years ago, we made our dream...

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Quantera Global Roundtable at ASML a great experience

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On 19 January 2017, Quantera Global held a roundtable event at ASML in Veldhoven in cooperation with tax and law firm HVK Stevens as well as host ASML. With twenty five tax directors from large...

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EU Commission Rocking the Boat at Arm’s Length

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INTRODUCTION Many may recall the British parliamentary committee that interviewed top managers of the M.N.E.’s Google, Amazon, and Starbucks in 2012. Margaret Hodge, chairman of the committee at...

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Roundtable in Zürich on the tax and legal aspects of BEPS

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In cooperation with MeyerLustenberger Lachenall Rechtsanwälte (MLL), Quantera Global recently organised a roundtable in Zürich on the tax and legal aspects of BEPS. In comparison to the same event...

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IFA 2016: EU developments

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At IFA 2016, a panel discussion was held on several recent EU developments in the area of anti-tax avoidance. The focus was on the Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive (ATAD) and State Aid. Below are some...

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IFA 2016: The corporate perspective

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During a panel session tax officers of major corporates provided some insight into their daily practice and how it is affected by recent developments like BEPS, State Aid and media exposure. Jesper...

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IFA 2016: International dispute resolution

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Today IFA 2016 kicked off with a session on international dispute resolution. Here are some key takeaways from the discussion. MAP is only part of the process! ‘Dispute resolution’ may put the...

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IFA 2016: Tax Transparency, an OECD update

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During a panel session panelists discussed about the pros and cons of tax transparency and the urgent need of MNEs for tax certainty. OECD panelists, including Pascal Saint-Amans, Director of the...

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Australian Taxation Office (“ATO”) focus on use of offshore hubs

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It is not a secret that the Australian Taxation Office (“ATO”) has some strong views on the use by Australian taxpayers of centralised procurement, marketing, sales and distribution hubs.  At...

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Australia’s Country-by-Country reporting – Local File design finalised

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In December 2015, the Australian Government passed the Tax Laws Amendment (Combating Multinational Tax Avoidance) Bill 2015, which included Australia’s new Country-by-Country Reporting (“CbCR”)...

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Bulletin 42 – a new era for China transfer pricing

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China’s State Administration of Taxation (“SAT”) issued Bulletin 42 on 13 July 2016, a long awaited update to some key aspects of the original China transfer pricing guidelines contained in...

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