China’s 2016 APA-Report indicates that intangibles, market premiums garner SAT’s prioritized attention

Chinese State Administration of Taxation (SAT) releases 8th Advance Pricing Arrangement (APA) Annual Report (2016) covering period January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2016 to describe the latest mechanisms, procedures and

Nov 22, 2017

UK-HMRC publishes APA/MAP statistics, reveals increase in average time to resolve cases

UK HMRC publishes Transfer Pricing (TP), Advance Pricing Agreement (APA), Mutual Agreement Procedure (MAP) and Diverted Profits Tax (DPT) statistics from years 2011/12 to 2016/17; Statistics reveal that UK has secured £

Oct 03, 2017

OECD releases updated guidance on developing countries' difficulties in accessing comparables

Platform for Collaboration on Tax (a joint initiative of the IMF, OECD, UN and World Bank Group) publishes updated toolkit (following comments on a consultation draft) to help developing countries address the

Jun 23, 2017

OECD appoints Tomas Balco as Head of Transfer Pricing Unit

OECD appoints Mr. Tomas Balco as Head of the Transfer Pricing Unit in the Centre for Tax Policy and Administration

Jun 23, 2017

OECD releases BEPS discussion drafts on PE profits attribution & transactional profit splits

OECD releases new/revised BEPS discussion drafts on PE profits attribution, transactional profit splits; Revises drafts issued in July 2016.

Jun 22, 2017

Australia issues draft risk-based compliance guideline for related party financing arrangements

Australian Taxation Office (‘ATO’) issues a draft practical compliance guideline which sets out its administration approach in respect of cross-border (inbound and outbound) related party financing arrangements; The guideline provides

May 24, 2017