• Register
Return to: Home > Features

Latest Features

EU Commission tax proposal falls short of civil society’s expectation and raises scepticism amongst tax experts

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 14 Apr 2016

The European Commission (EC) has published a proposal to amend the EU Accounting Directive to introduce public country-by-country reporting (CBCR).... read more

Comment: Panama papers not in the public interest

  • Published: 12 Apr 2016

Robert Maas, tax consultant at CBW, Accountants, Tax and Business Advisors (DFK International), questions the public interest agenda behind the.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: UAE

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 11 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Saudi Arabia

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 11 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Qatar

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 11 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Oman

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 11 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Palestine

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 8 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Lebanon

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 8 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Kuwait

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 8 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Jordan

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 8 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Iraq

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Israel

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Apr 2016

Contributors from the Middle East were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers,.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Bahrain

  • Published: 7 Apr 2016

Contributors from Bahrain were asked three questions: What were the highlights/trends in your market last year? (i.e. important mergers, regulatory.... read more

Comment – Panama Papers: If tax avoidance is legal, punish those who procure it and benefit from it

  • Author: Carlos Martín Tornero
  • Published: 5 Apr 2016

The tax avoidance issue resembles that of the prostitution laws reform. In many countries both are legal, although the role of intermediaries, like.... read more

Q&A: The end of Iran’s isolation

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 5 Apr 2016

Following the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic of Iran, the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and the European.... read more

Is the world a village?

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 5 Apr 2016

Globalisation has been a keyword in the business world for decades, and yet it appears that for smaller players having a local reach is enough, and.... read more

Comment: Will the USA adopt the common reporting standard?

  • Published: 1 Apr 2016

In light of the Obama’s administration announcement to close tax loopholes in Delaware, Nevada and Wyoming, Robert Maas, tax consultant at CBW (DFK.... read more

Comment: Insights on How Decision Context Influences Investor Use of Financial Statements

  • Published: 23 Mar 2016

CFA Institute director of financial reporting policy Vincent Papa welcomes the recently released report by EFRAG and ICAS on professional investors.... read more

Comment: Calling for a gender confidence gap

  • Published: 23 Mar 2016

We’ve all heard of the ‘gender pay gap’, but a ‘gender confidence gap’ could also have a part to play when it comes to continued inequality in.... read more

Debate highlights: Is the accountancy industry a white, male-dominated space?

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 8 Mar 2016

Ahead of the International Women’s Day, Carlos Martin Tornero is engaging in a global dialogue with female accountancy leaders, who perceive.... read more


Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.