International News: International Tax

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Health Care Private Equity Investments in India


Shashank Krishna

A flurry of recent private equity investments in the Indian health care sector demonstrates strong investor appetite and opportunities.


Cautiously Optimistic: Commercial Opportunities in North Korea


Raymond Paretzky

Investors should start planning now and begin exploring the possible opportunities that await in North Korea once sanctions are removed.


Making a Splash in the Global Employment Pool: The Challenge of Multiple Employment Laws


Marjorie Clara Soto | Michelle S. Strowhiro

US businesses expanding abroad, and international businesses moving into the United States, can find the differences between employment laws both unexpected and costly.


Nowhere to Hide: The UK Transparency Register


Simon Gibb | Astrid B. Owen

The United Kingdom has become a world leader in the drive for tax transparency.


GILTI as Charged: The New Rules for Noncorporate US Shareholders


Steven Hadjilogiou | Michael J. Bruno

The tax impact of Global Intangible Low Taxed Income (GILTI) rules on noncorporate US shareholders is particularly harsh unless planning is undertaken to mitigate the impact.


Digital Economy Taxation


James Ross | Sarah Gabbai

Over the past five years, governments and international bodies have been developing measures in response to base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) concerns arising from highly digitalised businesses.


Peculiarities in the US Tax Treatment of Cross-Border Services


David G. Noren

US tax rules aren’t built for the service industry, and there are a number of pitfalls that businesses should be aware of.


Taxing Tokens


Cryptocurrencies and token transactions are under scrutiny by numerous regulatory agencies worldwide. The tax treatment of tokens is particularly fluid and volatile, and the US regime has a very long arm.