Tax risk on the rise [INFOGRAPHIC]

Tax risk on the rise [INFOGRAPHIC]

As governments around the world battle to restore public finances to health, they are redoubling efforts to protect and raise tax revenues. Learn more in our infographic.

The rise of the whistleblower

The rise of the whistleblower

In today’s economic climate whistleblowers are seen as an effective tool to help uncover tax evasion and fill the tax gap.

How tax authorities can foster competitiveness [VIDEO]

How tax authorities can foster competitiveness [VIDEO]

Dave Hartnett explores the role that tax authorities can play in promoting tax competitiveness.

The impact of information exchange on international tax

The impact of information exchange on international tax

Information exchange among tax administrations is now the norm, which means that the era of tax secrecy is over. Learn about the implications.

Enhancing relationships with tax authorities

Enhancing relationships with tax authorities

The relationship that companies have with tax authorities is more critical than ever. Learn how some executives from prestigious organizations are managing these relationships.

Emerging markets toughen up on tax [VIDEO]

Emerging markets toughen up on tax [VIDEO]

Learn how fast-growing economies are strengthening their compliance and collection methods. What might this mean for your business?

Facing up to tax risk

Facing up to tax risk

Tax legislation is becoming more stringent and many administrations are subjecting companies to more frequent and aggressive audits – sometimes jointly with one or more overseas tax administrations.

The rise of a new role: head of tax controversy

The rise of a new role: head of tax controversy

International companies are employing specialists to manage the renewed focus of controversy over tax. Far from easy, the job is rapidly expanding in scope.

Reforming America’s tax code

Reforming America’s tax code

In an interview with Ernst & Young, Dave Camp, the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, says the path to successful tax reform in the United States requires input from business.

Estimates and guesstimates – mind the tax gap

Estimates and guesstimates – mind the tax gap

In an ideal world, tax authorities would seek to narrow the gap by targeting both evasion and avoidance. But isn’t the tax gap a guesstimate?

Why tax gap figures are a useful indicator for authorities [VIDEO]

Why tax gap figures are a useful indicator for authorities [VIDEO]

Despite the risk of misinterpretation, tax gap figures still provide a meaningful benchmark for authorities, says Dave Hartnett.

How international tax audits will look in the future [VIDEO]

How international tax audits will look in the future [VIDEO]

Tax audits will be much more joined up in the future, says Dave Hartnett.

How countries are co-operating to protect and collect revenues [VIDEO]

How countries are co-operating to protect and collect revenues [VIDEO]

In an ever-more globalized world, countries’ tax authorities are working together to protect revenues, says Dave Hartnett.

Setting tax policy: unintended consequences

Setting tax policy: unintended consequences

Setting tax policy is fraught with challenges, with well-intentioned ideas leading to unexpected outcomes. See which measures authorities can take to reduce their frequency and impact.

As tax rises up the corporate agenda, it is becoming a top priority in the boardroom [VIDEO]

As tax rises up the corporate agenda, it is becoming a top priority in the boardroom [VIDEO]

Dave Hartnett offers some advice to tax directors and CFOs on managing a function with a growing profile.

The tax role today: assessing and managing risk

The tax role today: assessing and managing risk

Businesses run serious non-compliance tax risks unless they’ve clearly identified their process owners, excellent communication co-exists with the rest of the organization and gaps are addressed.

The parameters of tax in the UK

The parameters of tax in the UK

Dave Hartnett, the Permanent Secretary for Tax at HM Revenue and Customs until his July 2012 retirement, speaks about the key shifts in UK tax policy.

The G20 tax turnaround

The G20 tax turnaround

With so many countries desperate to pay down debt following the financial crisis, tax risk is now an issue for corporate boards, not just tax directors.

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