A round up of other news this week.
The EC has released a consultation on fair taxation of the digital economy. Comments are requested by 3 January 2018.
The Protocol to the UK-Ukraine Double Taxation Convention has been published. The Protocol was signed on 9 October 2017 and has not yet entered into force.
The OECD has published the comments received in response to its consultation on the tax challenges of digitalisation.
Oman has joined the Inclusive Framework on BEPS.
The October 2017 edition of KPMG’s M&A Matters, our collection of the latest topical tax updates shaping the M&A sector today, has been launched with our revamped new look. This edition includes the corporate interest restriction regime and its impact on M&A transactions, input VAT recovery by holding companies on transaction costs, and the impact of the OECD’s Multilateral Instrument on cross-border treaties.
Karen Briggs, Head of Brexit at KPMG, comments after EU leaders agreed that Brexit negotiations have made insufficient progress.
Andy Bagnall, director at KPMG in the UK, has commented on a new report launched today by the Social Mobility Commission on the role of the Living Wage in improving social mobility.