Permanent Establishment (PE): Indicators and Mitigating the Risks

The concept of Permanent Establishment (PE) revolves around the tax administration in various countries when an organization conducts cross-border business. It poses risks such as double taxation on PE profits, varying value added tax (VAT) obligations, withholding requirements for payroll taxes and more. Considering how critical these risks are, there has been a surge in interest regarding PE rules. Common Indicators of a Permanent Establishment (PE) • A business is based out of a fixed

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How India’s GST Will Impact Business

India’s controversial sales tax reform – Goods and Services Tax (GST) – has finally come into effect. On July 1, 2017 President Pranab Mukherjee and current Prime Minister Narendra Modi rolled out the GST in a special midnight session which both houses of parliament attended. This reform is expected to unify the $2 trillion economy under one tax umbrella. The objective of incorporating the GST is to remove the current imperfections prevalent in indirect taxes

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