Appeals Court Backs IRS in Transfer-Pricing Case
The decision could affect the tax liability of tech companies that do not share employee stock option costs between related entities.
EU Finds Amazon’s $294M Tax Break Illegal
The European Commission's ruling on Amazon's tax break from Luxembourg strikes another blow against the tax arrangements of Silicon Valley companies.
Rope Tightens Around Global Tax Avoidance
Changes in international tax laws spurred by the OECD's BEPS project pose challenges for finance chiefs, but also offer some opportunities.
Tax Compliance Toughens for Intercompany Transactions
Many U.S. companies are still making the internal process changes needed to comply with the OECD's base erosion and profit shifting project.
More than Just Audits: The New IRS Compliance Campaigns
The IRS plans to enforce taxpayer compliance by reorganizing its own resources to focus around these specific issues of concern.
Why SMB CFOs Should Care About Transfer Pricing
Small and mid-tier manufacturers incorrectly assume that because they’re small, their transfer-pricing policy won’t be audited. They're wrong.
IRS Seeks Facebook Records in Tax Probe
The agency is investigating whether Facebook understated its tax liability by valuing intellectual property it sold to an Irish subsidiary too cheaply.
Medtronic Wins Battle Over $1.3B Tax Bill
A U.S. Tax Court judge says the IRS' allocation of profits between the medical device maker's operations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico was unreasonable.
G7 to Clamp Down on Tax Avoidance Via Transfer Pricing
Multinational firms said to be 'cheating' African countries out of billions of dollars that could be used for health care and education.
OECD Unveils Plan to Rein in Profit Shifters
The first seven components of the project to battle base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) address transfer pricing and bilateral tax treaties.
Tax Cops Zero in on Multinationals’ Service Charges
The IRS is taking a hard look at whether U.S. headquartered companies are bearing a disproportionate share of selling, general and administrative costs.