Articles tagged BEPS

Parliament is considering new tax rules to stop the likes of Apple, Google and Facebook shifting profits made here to low tax countries, but other companies argue the Government is taking a sledgehammer approach.

Responding to the fallout from the Panama Papers and concerns it may hit New Zealand's reputation, the Government has decided to accelerate the previously stalled introduction of a second round of Anti-Money Laundering (AML) reforms, which would pull trust lawyers, solicitors and real estate agents into a tough and expensive regime designed to identify the source and legitimacy of funds.