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U.S. v. OECD Tax Rates

The Tax Foundation has released U.S. Personal Income Tax Rates: How Do We Compare in the OECD, and Where Are We Going?, by Chris Atkins:The U.S. is routinely described as one of the lowest tax jurisdictions in the industrialized world,… … Continue reading

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OECD and Argentina Establish Latin America Academy for Tax and Financial Crime Investigation

On July 22, 2018, OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Argentina’s Minister of Treasury Nicolás Dujovne presided over a Memorandum of Understanding  (MOU) to establish a center of the OECD Academy for Tax and Financial Crime Investigation in Buenos Aires, Argentina. … Continue reading

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Recently Released: OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct

I was delighted to hear that the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) had recently published its OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct (Paris: OECD, 31 May 2018).   The OECD describes this work in the following terms:Businesses … Continue reading

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OECD Releases Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct

On June 20, at the 2018 Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (“OECD”) formally launched its new Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct. Intent of the Due Diligence Guidance The new Due Diligence Guidance … Continue reading

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OECD Tour de Table Reports on Developments on Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) published a May 17, 2018, document entitled Developments in Delegations on the Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials — Tour de Table.  The document compiles information provided by delegations for the February 2018 OECD … Continue reading

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