Los impuestos en el mundo. Actualización al 01-Jun-2020
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India Announces More COVID-19 Measures
On May 13, 2020, the Indian Government announced new tax relief measures and administrative concessions.
ECJ Rules Against UK's VAT Rules For Commodities Trading
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) on May 14, 2020, ruled against UK value-added tax rule changes for commodities trading.
IRS Clarifies Tax Treaty References To NAFTA
On May 19, 2020, the United States Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service issued an Announcement which clarifies the interpretation of references in US income tax treaties to the North American Free Trade Agreement once it is replaced by the Agreement between the United States, Mexico and Canada.
US House Passes COVID-19 Stimulus Bill With Tax Measures
On May 15, 2020, the United States House of Representatives approved the HEROES Act, which amends previous COVID-19-related stimulus legislation by changing loss carryback rules and providing further tax support for businesses and individuals.
German Cabinet Agrees Hike To Carbon Taxes
On May 20, 2020, the German Cabinet agreed on new regulations that will set higher carbon prices from 2021 than those originally envisaged in the Government's Climate Protection Program, which was partially approved by parliament in November 2019.
Netherlands Clarifies COVID-19 VAT Concessions
On May 25, 2020, the Dutch tax authority said that taxpayers receiving assessment notices for not submitting a value-added tax return on time can apply for a three-month filing extension.
Philippines Moots Digital Tax
A proposal has been put forward for a digital services tax regime in the Philippines.
Indonesia To Begin Requiring VAT On Streaming Services
According to local media reports, Indonesia is to introduce a tax on video and game streaming services and on certain digital services starting July 1, 2020.
Belgium To Fix Glitch In VAT Administrative System
On May 15, 2020, the Belgian tax authority announced that taxpayers who timely filed their value-added tax declarations but were then informed that they submitted late or made an error in their submission to ignore such notifications due to technical issues with the VAT filing system.
France To Press On With Digital Tax
French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has said that the Government intends to introduce a digital services tax this year.
Czech Republic May Delay Digital Tax And Lower Rate
The Czech Government is considering whether to delay the introduction of a proposed tax on the provision of digital services and alter its design.