Australia, through a series of changes, has made the subclass 457 visa more accessible.
Given the focus on tax avoidance practices that have been the subject of negative publicity, the recent BEPS recommendations suggest there is an appetite within Australia for transparency.
The Department of Zakat and Income Tax (DZIT) as issued internal guidelines to its offices that clarify the tax position on non-resident companies providing services in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Following the OECDs recommendations issued in September 2014 regarding Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS), we have seen a wave of reaction from the world's tax authorities.
The latest in the long running saga of getting the Regulation approved is the recent clash between the data protection authorities of Ireland and Hamburg on the issue of data subject consent.