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Greece: International Tax, Audit, Accounting and Legal News
13.06.19 | New law for strategic investments in Greece. Read more in our newsletter... The post Greece: International Tax, Audit, Accounting and Legal News appeared first on Ecovis Global.
China’s Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Regulatory Environment
17.05.19 | In China, transactions in cryptocurrencies are heavily regulated. Ashley Tian of Ecovis, Beijing, explains the limitations and effects in this article. Background Prior to 2017, China had the world...
Data Analytics and the Evolving Audit
17.05.19 | Big data is not only revolutionizing business strategies and product development but has also made its appearance in the auditing field. In order to be able to offer its clients an even higher stan...
Amendments to the Value Added Tax Law of Turkey Related to the Exchange Rate Difference
17.05.19 | In recent years the Turkish tax authorities and courts have been in dispute as to whether exchange rate differences are subject to VAT. Now an amendment to the applicable law provides greater clari...
VAT refund available on construction works in Turkey
17.05.19 | VAT taxpayers can qualify for a VAT refund on their investment expenditures under article 13-d of the Value Added Tax Act No. 3065. The VAT refund is only applicable for machinery and equipment exp...
Germany is putting pressure on dubious tax arrangements
17.05.19 | In line with the EU directive on the obligation to report certain forms of fiscal cross-border transaction, Germany is also considering imposing such an obligation for purely domestic tax arrangeme...
Data Science: How to harness the good of presidential elections in the boardroom
11.04.19 | Elections have always been a numbers game, but in the last decade we have seen a seismic shift. It is now a data game, and there is no turning back. This revolution started in earnest with Obama’s ...
Particular care must be taken when paying dividends
11.04.19 | Three recent decisions of the English courts show how dividends can create risks for UK companies, their directors and shareholders. First, the Court of Appeal confirmed in Global Corporate Ltd v H...
How tax discrepancies can affect settlement applications in the UK
11.04.19 | Hesham Shoeb, Employment & Immigration Associate at Barlow Robbins LLP (Ecovis UK), describes how tax information is being used to deny residence to highly skilled migrants in the UK. When it comes...
Prevention of money laundering and the financing of terrorism in Uruguay
11.04.19 | According to Law Nº 19.574, certain entities are bound to report unusual or suspicious operations to the Information and Financial Analysis Unit of the Central Bank of Uruguay (BCU) and must comply...