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UK Gov't Must Anticipate Possible EU Free Trade Deal Void
The UK Government needs to be prepared for the "worst case" result of Brexit negotiations: leaving the European Union without having reached a trade deal, members of parliament have said.
MEPs: UK Can't Negotiate Non-EU Free Trade Deals Before Brexit
Members of the European Parliament have said that the UK would breach EU law if it negotiates trade agreements with third countries before it formally leaves the Union.
Switzerland, UK Begin Free Trade Talks
Talks on the post-Brexit relationship between Switzerland and the UK are underway, according to the Swiss Federal Council.
UK Companies Impressed By Irish Tax Regime
Seventy-four percent of UK executives surveyed by KPMG said they see Ireland as having one of the top three most competitive tax regimes.
UK Offering New Trading, Property Income Tax Allowances
New UK property and trading income allowances of GBP1,000 (USD1,246) each, which were announced in Budget 2016, came into effect on April 6.
Commerce Secretary Discusses NAFTA Agenda
US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has discussed the amendments the United States will be seeking to the North American Free Trade Agreement.
US To Introduce New Dumping Duties On Foreign Steel
The United States is to levy anti-dumping duties on exports of carbon and alloy steel plate from Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan.
Irish Business Concerned By US Tax Reform
The introduction by the US of a Border Adjustment Tax would "present by far the greatest challenge for Irish business," according to Fergal O'Brien, Director of Policy and Public Affairs at business association Ibec.
US To Crack Down On Dumping Duty Non-Payment
US President Donald Trump has asked the Department of Homeland Security to crack down on the collection of antidumping duty and countervailing duty, with a focus on importers that lack assets in the United States.
Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act Reintroduced In US Congress
On April 5, 2017, US Representative Lloyd Doggett (D - TX), a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee, and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D - RI), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, introduced legislation to tackle multinational tax avoidance.
Singapore, Ghana Sign New Double Tax Treaty
Singapore and Ghana on March 31 signed a double tax agreement, providing for reduced withholding tax rates.
Wales Passes Land Transaction Tax Bill
The National Assembly for Wales has passed the Land Transaction Tax Anti-avoidance of Devolved Taxes (Wales) Bill.
Fraser Institute Paper Calls For Canadian Income Tax Reform
A new paper published by the Fraser Institute has argued that the Canadian Government should introduce broad-based reductions to marginal income tax rates.