3% of the country's 1.2 bn people pay income tax.
These rules are specifically designed to try to catch US taxpayers who underreport their foreign income on their US tax returns. Americans are subject to US taxation on worldwide income
The Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) has started looking into details on foreign exchange transactions by 12 suspected tax evaders
FTA was set up in July 2002 by the Paris—based think tank Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.
There are concerns whether the changes announced on 14 May 13 will severely impede funds from coming into Singapore.
International leaders are moving closer to taking action on corporate tax avoidance
The US tax department is investigating possible evasion of federal income taxes.
Finance ministers meeting in UK say collective action is needed to ensure firms and individuals pay the tax they owe.
Taxpayer rights and responsibilities aims to work as a blue print for a better tax system that can be adapted
Banks in Singapore are urgently scrutinizing their account holders as an imminent deadline on stricter tax evasion measures forces them to decide whether to send some of their wealthiest clients packing.
Outlaw bikies with unexplained wealth will have their assets seized under new Queensland laws
Mr Mukherjee’s statement assumes relevance as India, along with a host of emerging economies of the world, is working towards a streamlined tax regime
US tax authorities may soon get access to all significant assets and accounts
"KPMG is conducting an external investigation into the alleged money laundering case."
dismissed concerns that the toughened stance could end up hampering ordinary business activities of many law-abiding companies.
The increase is mainly due to banks having increased their awareness of reporting suspicious transactions.
The report covers three strategic initiatives
The Asian Financial Crime Risk Executive Forum was held in Singapore and revealed the lack of readiness for the new tax regime among banks.