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Archive for September 21st, 2017

Mauritius Denies Plans to Renegotiate DTA with India

Mauritius’s Ministry of Finance has denied that there are plans for a renegotiation of the jurisdiction’s double tax agreement with India in the near future. The Ministry stated: Further to press articles alleging that Mauritius and India are to begin a fresh round of negotiations to amend the Double Taxation Avoidance Convention, the Ministry of […]

IRS signs contract to track bitcoin companies

The Internal Revenue Service has signed a contract with a company called Chainalysis that offers software for analyzing and tracking bitcoin companies. The IRS has been pushing for ways to tax bitcoin companies. In 2014, it issued basic guidance in Notice 2014-21 stating that virtual currencies such as bitcoin should be treated as property rather than currency […]