FOR the past few years, high-earning professionals such as doctors and dentists have been in the spotlight as the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) intensified its investigations to...

THE Covid-19 pandemic has created unprecedented pressure for businesses and also prompted tax policymakers across Asia-Pacific to respond in a manner not seen in recent history.

[RIYADH] Saudi Arabia's finance minister on Monday said the kingdom will triple its Value Added Tax (VAT) and halt monthly handout payments to citizens in new austerity measures amid a coronavirus...

DURING the 2020 Singapore Budget, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat stated that Singapore continues to actively participate in discussions at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and...

[BANGKOK] Thailand's economic fundamentals remain strong and the government has no plans to cut its value-added tax (VAT) to boost activity hit by the coronavirus outbreak, the finance minister...

[WASHINGTON] US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin insisted on Wednesday that President Donald Trump's tax cuts will still pay for themselves over 10 years, even as the administration forecasts...

[PARIS] Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump have agreed to extend negotiations on a dispute over a French tax on digital giants to the end of the year, postponing Washington's threat of sanctions...

[PARIS] Paris and Washington have set a two-week deadline to end a row over a French proposal to tax multinational tech giants, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday.

[LONDON] Britain's financial industry paid a record amount in taxes in the year to March, reaffirming its central role in funding the state at a time when its future prospects have been clouded by...

[NEW YORK] Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, the world's second-richest person, said he wants his fellow billionaires to pay much higher taxes.