Latest in Tag: tax Highlight

Latest in Tag: tax


Trump’s tax cuts have little impact on hiring in the US

Business economists from the United States have painted a bright picture for the coming months, but the latest survey of their professional association NABE downplayed the Trump administration’s tax and trade policies.Two-thirds of respondents in the latest survey by the National Association for Business Economics (NABE) said US President Donald Trump’s tax cuts, which were …

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Israel backtracks on plans to tax churches in Jerusalem

Israel backtracks on plans to tax churches in Jerusalem

Israel has suspended a plan to tax church properties in Jerusalem following a backlash. In response, Christian leaders have reopened the Church of the Holy Sepulchre after closing it due to the controversial measures. The Israeli government said on Tuesday it would suspend a controversial tax and expropriation bill that Christian leaders in Jerusalem had …

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Corporate tax avoidance gets harder

Almost 70 nations have signed a treaty, which aims to drastically curb tax avoidance practices by large companies. The agreement is meant to decrease profit shifting to zero-tax or low-tax jurisdictions.An initiative by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on Wednesday resulted in the signing of a landmark treaty aimed at cracking down …

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Germany expects significantly higher tax revenues

The most recent tax estimate provided by German economists has signaled that both the federal government and the 16 states can look forward to higher tax income. But the windfall is not evenly distributed.The panel of experts tasked with presenting a tax estimate for Germany twice a year said in its spring outlook that Europe’s …

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