Israel has just passed tax incentives for renewable energy and the OECD has pronounced on finance for energy saving investment.
This follows the Paris Agreement of December 2015, in which 195 countries adopted an action plan to avoid dangerous climate change by limiting global warming to below ... Read More
The Israeli tax Authority has just published a ruling which clarifies when zero rate VAT applies to medical tourism. (Ruling 7369/16 of June 2, 2016)
The facts of the case:
The Ruling addresses a generic situation in which an Israeli doctor, registered for Israeli VAT purpose as an ... Read More
Our take on Brexit is nothing happened
Instead there is already a new sheriff in town for Britain, Israel and over 100 other countries - the OECD. See our recent May 31 article: http://www.jpost.com/Business-and-Innovation/Your-Taxes-New-sheriff-in-Israel-455581
The case for the UK staying in the EU was ... Read More
Starting a business is no picnic, so you should always write a business plan. This will include basic things like goals, competitive advantage, marketing, operations, finance, legal protection, risk management and timing. Not to mention tax planning. Here's a few more macro level tips to consider.
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The Israeli tax Authority (ITA) and Swiss Finance Ministry signed on November 27 a declaration of intent regarding the exchange of information about financial accounts. The aim is to enhance cooperation regarding the supply of information, “egalitarian enforcement” of taxation in Israel, truthful tax payment and limit black ... Read More
The Israeli Tax Authority has just issued a tough tax ruling dealing with taxing a foreign company on profits from clients in Israel (6631/16).
The Facts of the Ruling:
According to the Ruling, Company X is a company resident in a country that has no tax treaty with Israel (perhaps offshore). It ... Read More
Lisa Minelli told that money makes the world go round, but she didn't say how. .
People go into business to make money. One method to help them do so is the accelerator (or incubator).
What is an accelerator?
An accelerator is a facility in which financial and business experts provide advice, ... Read More
They say you should never ask a kitbag question, which is a question you may not like the answer to.
It seems that is what happened when someone asked the Israeli tax Authority a question about a Lichtenstein Establishment and got an unfortunate tax ruling in response (6893/15, published February ... Read More