Australia

Monday 24 November 2014  

(1) OECD BEPS Action Plan - Action 6 discussion draft released
(2) KPMG Fiji Budget 2015
(3) Senate Committee hearing on Finance Supplementary Budget Estimates
(4) Tax Transparency Bill 2014 introduced into the House of Representatives

(5) ATO website update

(6) For the International Tax Director

 

(1) OECD BEPS Action Plan - Action 6 discussion draft released

 

OECD has released for public comment a discussion draft on the follow-up work recommended in the report on Action 6 of the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Action Plan, which deals with preventing treaty abuse.

 

(2) KPMG Fiji Budget 2015

 

KPMG Fiji has prepared a Budget Newsletter 2015 in response to the Attorney-General and Minster for Justice, Finance, Public Enterprise and Public Service, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum 2015 Budget with the theme 'Turning Promises into Deeds" on 21 November 2014.

 

Reference
KPMG Budget Newsletter | KPMG website | http://www.kpmg.com.au

 

(3) Senate Committee hearing on Finance Supplementary Budget Estimates

 

On 20 November 2014, the Senate Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee held a public hearing to examine the supplementary budget estimates for 2014-15 for the department and agencies in the Finance portfolio.

 

(4) Tax Transparency Bill 2014 introduced into the House of Representatives

 

On 24 November 2014, the Shadow Assistant Treasurer, Andrew Leigh, introduced a Private Members Bill entitled Tax Laws Amendment (Tax Transparency) Bill 2014 into the House of Representatives.

 

(5) ATO website update

 

  • BAS agents keep your client lists up to date
  • Activity statement email notification


(6) For the International Tax Director

 

For an Australian Tax Director interested in a brief overview of the latest tax developments internationally, a selection of recent KPMG publications available via various KPMG websites has been updated.

 

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