Every week, KPMG member firms around the world publish updates on developments in their country. In Weekly Tax Matters we’ll highlight a selection that may be of interest to our readers. The complete collection of TaxNewsFlash can be found here.
Americas – KPMG International have published their 2016 Americas Indirect Tax Country Guide, a summary of the indirect tax regimes of 29 countries in the Americas region.
India – The 2016 Budget has been presented.
Hong Kong – The 2015-16 Budget has been delivered.
New Zealand – KPMG in New Zealand have set out the implications of Australia’s proposed GST for remote services.
New Zealand – A recent court decision on taxpayer residence may be of interest to expatriates.
Indonesia – Regulations have been published to implement revised policy on ‘strategic goods’ exempt from VAT.
Vietnam - KPMG in Vietnam have prepared a report on recent corporate tax, VAT, and individual tax developments.
Luxembourg – The Government have released an outline of the proposals for tax reform in 2017.
Luxembourg - Recent statements from the tax authorities appear to indicate some resolution of the issue of VAT treatment of directors’ fees may be forthcoming.
Germany – This month’s edition of German Tax Monthly from KPMG in Germany has been released.