On 3 March 2014, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) published the comments received from interested parties on the Discussion Draft on transfer pricing documentation and country-by-country reporting related to Action 13 of the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Action Plan.
KPMG in Cyprus have released a Cyprus Tax Guide for 2014. The guide provides an overview of Cyprus's tax system, including company taxation, investment, capital gains tax, and personal taxation.
KPMG in Canada has updated the Tax Facts publications for 2013-2014 to include new updated tables, current to 31 December 2013.
Taxation Administration Act 1953 - Nil rate determination and exemption from lodging Minerals Resource Rent Tax (MRRT) Instalment Liability Notices - Instrument (No. 1) 2014 was registered on 3 March 2014.
On 28 February 2014, the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue held a public hearing to scrutinise the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) on its operations.
On 21 February 2014, the Federal Court of Australia (FCA) handed down its decision in Australian Building Systems Pty Ltd v Commissioner of Taxation  FCA 116.
On 20 February 2014, the delegate of the Commissioner of Taxation, Brett Martin, released a notice on and from 1 March 2014, specifying the decreased rate of excise duty for goods classified to each item of the Schedule of the Excise Tariff Act 1921.
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has issued a notice advising taxpayers who lodged their 2013 fringe benefits tax (FBT) returns late, or are yet to lodge, to get their FBT information from their salary packaging or leasing firms as soon as possible and to provide their tax agent with all of the information by the end of April 2014.
- Foreign exchange rates
- Fringe benefits tax – rates and thresholds
- Missed the 28 February quarterly BAS deadline - Discusses the BAS deadline and Australian Taxation Office (ATO) assistance.
On 27 February 2014, the Minister for Justice, Michael Keenan, announced that Australia signed an agreement with Vatican City to exchange financial intelligence through an arrangement with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC).
On 3 March 2014, the Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb, called for expressions of interest from Australian businesses who would like to participate in an Australian Government trade, investment and tourism mission to China in April 2014.