Essays about: "BEPS action 1"

Found 4 essays containing the words BEPS action 1.

  1. 1. How can the proposed changes to the OECD tax model convention in action 1 and action 7 counter the issue of an artificial avoidance of a PE status?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Maria Wettersten; [2016]
    Keywords : BEPS action 1; Permanent establishment; BEPS action 7; artificial avoidance; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to clarify how, according to BEPS action 1 and action 7, can the amendments of the “specific activity exemptions” in article 5 paragraph 4 of the OECD Model Tax Convention on Income and Capital (the model convention) counter the issue of an artificial avoidance of a PE status. The main issues that are connected to the concept of a permanent establishment are artificial avoidance of the status of a permanent establishment, the use of transfer pricing rules in order to artificially allocate the profits of a permanent establishment to low tax states and finally that some enterprises that operate within the digital economy can avoid the status of a permanent establishment due to the lack of physical presence. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hybrid Mismatch Arrangements Within EU: Under what Conditions could Single Taxation Be Secured?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Margret Agusta Sigurdardottir; [2016]
    Keywords : Taxation; Tax; Tax Law; Direct Taxation; Fundamental Freedoms; Double Taxation; Double Non-Taxation; Tax Avoidance; Aggressive Tax Planning; The Single Tax Principle; Single Taxation; Tax Treaty Law; GAAR; General Anti-Abuse Rule; Exemption Method; Credit Method; Dividend; Interest; Classification of Income; International Tax Regime; ECJ Case Law; Hybrid Mismatch Arrangements; Hybrid Financial Instruments; Parent-Subsidiary Directive; Base Erosion and Profit Shifting; BEPS; BEPS Action Plan 2; Anti-Hybrid Rules; Linking Rules; Correspondence Principle; Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive Proposal; Parent-Subsidiary Directive Amendments; Justification Grounds; EU Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis is to analyse the problems of hybrid mismatch arrangements within the EU and how single taxation, which requires income to be taxed once, not more or less, can be secured under EU law. After the amendments of the Parent-Subsidiary Directive (PSD), where an anti-hybrid rule was enacted, the legal environment for companies within the European Union changed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does the LOB clause in BEPS Action 6 violate the principle of MFN treatment in EU law?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sascha Åkerman; [2016]
    Keywords : EU law; tax law; BEPS; tax planning; tax avoidance; aggressive tax planning; LOB clause; LOB rule; limitation on benefit; MFN treatment; MFN principle; principle of MFN treatment; ACT Group Litigation case; Sopora case; D case; Orange European Smallcap Fund case; WTO; GATT; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : OECD delivered on October 5th 2015 the BEPS final package consisting of 15 actions intending to address the issues of base erosion and profit shifting. The aim of Action 6 is to prevent treaty abuse, in particular treaty shopping. READ MORE

  4. 4. BEPS Action 13: Standardized Transfer Pricing Documentation - Does one size fit all?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Elise Krumholz; [2015]
    Keywords : internprissättning; Skatterätt; transfer pricing; BEPS; transfer pricing documentation; Action 13; OECD; master file; local file; country-by-country report; international tax law; EUTPD; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In Action 13 of the OECD/G20 Base erosion and profit shifting project, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) re-examines transfer pricing documentation requirements and updates Chapter V of the Transfer pricing guidelines. Action 13 recommends a new three-tiered transfer pricing documentation structure that includes a master file, a local file, and a country-by-country report. READ MORE