THE US is softening its position on European plans to impose taxes on US tech giants such as Apple and Google, officials from Washington said.

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong will cut company profits tax to 8.25 per cent for the first US$2 million of earnings, Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam said in her maiden policy address on Wednesday...

[INDIANAPOLIS] Donald Trump's Republican Party rolled out a plan on Wednesday to reform America's tax code, seeking deep cuts to corporate rates and the abolition of inheritance tax in a...

[WASHINGTON] US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin cast doubt on Tuesday on President Donald Trump's goal of cutting the corporate tax rate to 15 per cent, even as the president moved to inject...

SOUTH Korea imposed stiff tax hikes on Wednesday, targeting leading conglomerates, high-income individuals and investors with large holdings of South Korean shares as President Moon Jae-in seeks to...

PRESIDENT Donald Trump's call to slash the corporate income tax rate to 15 per cent has faced resistance during private tax meetings, according to a senior White House official...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump on Wednesday will propose slashing corporate income tax rates and steeply discounting the tax rate on overseas corporate profits brought into the United States...

[ ATHENS] Greece has agreed with its international creditors on a plan to cut the corporate tax rate by 3 percentage points to 26 per cent in 2020 if it outperforms on its bailout-prescribed fiscal...

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AUSTRALIA has become the latest country to impose its own version of a punitive tax on multinationals that shift their profits to low-tax jurisdictions. The British were the first to impose a 25 per...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump suggested that corporate tax reform could come within "weeks" on Thursday, teasing a policy that could have significant implications for trade and the...