Articles tagged with responsible-tax

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Is corporation tax good or bad for growth?

  • Business requires a stable society to which it should contribute.
  • Business pays taxes on production, people, property and environmental impact, as well as income.
  • A tax system needs to be crafted to incentivize investment and growth, through dialogue with all stakeholders...
19 Jul 2021
4 min
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Responsible tax and transparency

Carl Dolan, Director, Transparency International discusses his views on responsible tax and transparency.

13 Apr 2021
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Comments on the EU’s Inception Impact Assessment on a potential Digital Levy

Authors: Robert van der Jagt, Chairman, KPMG’s EU Tax Centre, and Chris Morgan Head of Global Tax Policy, KPMG International

02 Mar 2021
7 min
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Why Global Responsible Tax in a Time of Long Economic COVID

We live in extraordinary times. A health pandemic has exposed a number of fault lines in society that many will say existed and needed to be exposed, including, an inequality of wealth and opportunity, the resilience of our institutions, the intergenerational transfer of wealth (in particular will our children enjoy an increased standard of living or are we burdening that...

02 Mar 2021
3 min
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New publication explores KPMG’s commitment to an ESG-focused recovery

Since the beginning of 2020, and despite the tremendous challenges faced since then, organizations globally have been given the chance to reset, rethink and reshape how to make a positive impact on the world around us, with KPMG firms being no exception.

08 Feb 2021
1 min
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Comments on OECD Public Consultation Document Reports on the Pillar One and Pillar Two Blueprints

21 Dec 2020
1 min
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Comments on the European Commission’s public consultations on the Energy Tax Directive and Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism and KPMG’s ESG approach

Authors: Loek Helderman, Global Tax Lead KPMG Impact, Mike Hayes,  KPMG Impact Lead on Climate Change and Decarbonization and Chris Morgan, Head of Global Tax Policy, KPMG International 

12 Nov 2020
1 min
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Leading with purpose in a time of crisis

How businesses conduct themselves during this period will make or break public perception of organizations for years to come

29 Sep 2020
3 min
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Why responsible business is key

How we manage through this period will define how we come out of it

23 Jun 2020
3 min
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Discussion: OECD and KPMG discuss the complexities of tax morality

Grace Perez-Navarro, deputy director of the OECD's Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, and Jane McCormick, Global Head of Tax & Legal Services, KPMG International, discuss what it means to be ‘morally’ tax compliant.

01 May 2020
9 min
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Who pays and how?

Amid the current economic climate, it is clear that we need to think-through the implications for tax and the Global Responsible Tax Project (GRTP) of COVID-19.

01 May 2020
1 min
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Business life after COVID-19: Who pays and how?

A Global Responsible Tax Response Tread Carefully. Don’t Rush To Tax. There is a Better Future.

30 Apr 2020
2 min
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Comments on the Public Consultation Document - Review of Country-by-Country Reporting (BEPS Action 13)

Professionals in the member firms of KPMG International (“KPMG”) welcome the opportunity to comment on the OECD’s public consultation document entitled “Public Consultation Document: Review of the Country-by-Country Reporting (BEPS Action 13)” released on February 6, 2020 (the “Consultation Document”).

11 Mar 2020
14 min
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The role of tax in building a cohesive and sustainable world

I had the opportunity to travel Davos for the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting, where this year’s theme was “Stakeholders for a cohesive and sustainable world.” 

20 Feb 2020
8 min
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Comments on the Public Consultation Document – Global Anti-Base Erosion Proposal (“GloBE”) – Pillar Two

Professionals in the member firms of KPMG International (KPMG) welcome the opportunity to comment on the OECD’s public consultation document entitled “Public Consultation Document – Global Anti-Base Erosion Proposal (“GloBE”) – Pillar Two”, released on 8 November 2019 (the Consultation Document).

11 Dec 2019
21 min
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The Global Responsible Tax Project, Tax and trust

In her article on the challenges facing public trust in our global tax system, in which specific criticism is levelled at the UK’s Crown Dependencies and Overseas Territories, Dame Margaret Hodge conflates two distinct issues – tax transparency and publicly accessible registers of company beneficial ownership.

22 Nov 2019
4 min
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Comments on the OECD public consultation document on a Unified approach under Pillar One

Professionals in the member firms of KPMG International (“KPMG”) welcome the opportunity to comment on the OECD’s public consultation document entitled “Secretariat Proposal for a ‘Unified Approach’ under Pillar One,” released on 9 October 2019 (the “Consultation Document”).

17 Nov 2019
30 min