Japan to toughen cross-border taxation

The move will follow corporate tax cuts in the United States under President Donald Trump’s initiative, which have sent overall tax rates there below 30 percent.


Philippine tax amnesty law by year’s end?

Taxpayers who have availed of the tax amnesty shall be immune from the payment of taxes as well as any additional civil, criminal, and administrative penalties under the National Internal Revenue Code.


Tax-ing the untaxed in Malaysia

Moving forward, the focus will be on capturing the money lost by the country due to tax evasion estimated at a mind-blowing RM47bil between 2015 and 2016.