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Netherlands Ponders New Aviation Tax

The two-month consultation launched on July 5, explores several options for an air transport tax, including national taxes based on either aircraft or departing passengers. The consultation also examines the possibility of an EU-level aviation tax. Under the Government’s proposals, a national per-passenger tax would be imposed at a rate of EUR3.80 (USD4.46) for flights […]

Switzerland enacts law to support FATCA

The Swiss Federal Council has decided to bring the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) Act, together with the ordinance on disclosure obligations, into force on June 30, 2014, to ease Swiss financial institutions’ implementation of the new disclosure rules, reports Tax News.