Mon, Nov 20, 2017
As the economy continues to digitalise problems arise when it comes to the effective and consistent collection of VAT/GST on cross-border sales. That it why recent guidance from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on the matter is most welcome.
Fri, Nov 10, 2017
Digital tax trends indicate a move to destination-based taxation and foreign-based suppliers becoming liable for VAT/GST. We like to keep those affected up-to-date so here's a list of countries planning change.
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Malaysia looks set to become the latest tax jurisdiction to seek a levelling of the playing field between traditional and digital businesses by amending their GST system to tax foreign-supplied digital services.
Fri, Aug 25, 2017
A new report from Canadian public policy think-tank, the C.D. Howe Institute, has highlighted a digital services market imbalance between domestic and foreign-based suppliers of digital services.
Mon, Jul 17, 2017
In the final part of a three-part series concentrating on the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model we analyse how international tax compliance processes can be improved for SaaS businesses.
Thu, Jun 29, 2017
This new age for Australian digital GST begins on July 1 when supplies of digital services (e.g. movie streaming, image downloads, etc) purchased by Australian consumers from overseas are to be subjected to GST.
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
For international sellers of digital services, however, the new law brings new burdens. One of the major revelations in India’s GST bill is that there is no sales threshold to registration for foreign digital service providers.
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
In part one of a three-part series concentrating on the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model we look at the changing global indirect tax landscape and how it affects this growing economy.
Tue, May 23, 2017
The connected car of the not-too-distant future will be a revenue-generating machine on wheels: with data at its epicentre. This transmission of data, given global trends, will also lead to tax burdens.
Thu, May 11, 2017
The rapid increase in cross-border Business-to-Consumer (B2C) online transactions has been the spur for legislative revamps across the globe. Governments, in truth, have struggled to keep pace due to outdated tax systems.
Tue, Mar 28, 2017
From April 1, 2017, international digital businesses with Serbia-based consumers will see an impact on operating costs, regulatory burdens, and resource management as Serbian VAT rules extend to cover their digital.
Mon, Aug 8, 2016
Digital sales taxes in the U.S. are becoming increasingly common as States tax digital services such as Netflix, Hulu, Spotify, and games such as Pokémon GO. This taxation evolution is taking place within States as the Federal legislators drag their heels on potential legislation taxing the digital economy in the U.S.