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Atanas Bangachev
25 June 2018
CEE Green­field Guide
Third edi­tion
Bul­garia passes amend­ments to its tax le­gis­la­tion
Bul­gari­an law­makers re­cently passed sweep­ing amend­ments to the tax le­gis­la­tion which will go in­to ef­fect on 1 Janu­ary 2019. High­lights of the main changes, which were passed on Novem­ber 26, in­clude: Cor­por­ate In­come Tax ActIn ac­cord­ance with the EU­'s Anti-Tax.
Green­field In­vest­ments in CEE 2018
Bul­garia to in­tro­duce ob­lig­at­ory trans­fer pri­cing doc­u­ment­a­tion
The Bul­gari­an Min­istry of Fin­ance ini­ti­ated a pub­lic con­sulta­tion on a bill for Amend­ment of the Tax and So­cial Se­cur­ity Pro­ced­ures Code pro­pos­ing ob­lig­at­ory trans­fer pri­cing doc­u­ment­a­tion. The bill will im­ple­ment ob­lig­at­ory trans­fer pri­cing doc­u­ment­a­tion to.
Gentscho Pavlov
Less is more
Bro­chure Tax
CMS - Fo­cus­ing on Funds - Tough­er Tax Rules for Ger­man Real Es­tate
This Fo­cus­sing on Funds up­date looks at the con­tinu­ing hot top­ic of how tax changes af­fect fund struc­tures and deals. Fol­low­ing our pre­vi­ous look at the France and Lux­em­bourg double tax treaty, the fo­cus be­low is on Ger­man real es­tate.
Over­view of Tax Re­forms in CEE 2015 - 2017
Bul­garia amends tax lit­ig­a­tion laws, Pres­id­ent to refer changes to...
The Bul­gari­an par­lia­ment has ad­op­ted amend­ments to both the Ad­min­is­trat­ive Pro­ced­ur­al Code and the Tax and So­cial Se­cur­ity Pro­ced­ur­al Code that im­pact lit­ig­a­tion against tax as­sess­ment acts by the na­tion's rev­en­ue au­thor­it­ies.
Trans­fer Pri­cing | A stra­tegic ap­proach for glob­al...
Changes in the works for real es­tate trans­fer tax in share deals
At the 21 June 2018 Ber­lin meet­ing of fin­ance min­is­ters of Ger­many's fed­er­al states, dis­cus­sions around ap­ply­ing the real es­tate trans­fer tax to share deals entered a new phase. The fin­ance min­is­ters agreed to the fol­low­ing meas­ures: Cre­ation of a new.
Im­ple­ment­a­tion of FATCA on na­tion­al level
BEPS: UK rat­i­fies the OECD Mul­ti­lat­er­al In­stru­ment
The Double Tax­a­tion Re­lief (Base Erosion and Profit Shift­ing) Or­der 2018 has been ap­proved by the House of Com­mons on 23 May 2018 (the “Or­der”) (full text avail­able here). The Or­der rat­i­fies the OECD’s Mul­ti­lat­er­al Con­ven­tion to Im­ple­ment Tax Treaty Re­lated.