The road to growth in semiconductors
The global semiconductor outlook report, "The road to growth in semiconductors," is based on a survey of over 150 global semiconductor executives. The publication details strategic priorities, projections for revenue growth/profitability/investment, geographic impact, product expectations, and...
Global Enterprise Institute Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Colorado: Economic Nexus, Alternative Apportionment and More; Trial Court Addresses a Number of Corporate Income Tax Issues
Recently, a Colorado district court addressed a number of issues with respect to the audit and assessment of an intangible holding company subsidiary of a multistate retailer.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Arizona: Tax Court Holds Fuel Trucks Are “Directly” Used in Mining
Recently, the Arizona Tax Court held that fuel trucks were “directly” used in mining and were therefore exempt from Transaction Privilege Tax.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Indiana: Equipment Used to Freeze Food Did Not Qualify for Manufacturing Exemption
Recently, the Indiana Tax Court held that purchases of freezer equipment and electricity did not qualify for certain sales and use tax exemptions for manufacturing activities.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Arkansas: Packaging Equipment Qualified for Manufacturing Exemption
An ALJ for the Office of Hearings and Appeals of the AR Department of Finance and Administration recently addressed whether a taxpayer’s purchase of machinery used to sort wholesale product and “in-process inventory” was exempt from tax as manufacturing equipment.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Importance of Certificates of Coverage When Sending Employees Overseas
In this video, Bob Rothery and Stacey Finch discuss the nuts and bolts of social security totalization agreements and certificates of coverage.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT
The three options when an outsourcing contract ends -- extend, divide or terminate
Ideally, an outsourcing buyer's renegotiation strategy should be established at least nine to twelve months prior to the end of the contract term.
Shared Services and Outsourcing Institute Mon, 10 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT
California: Local Jurisdictions Consider Imposing Utility Users Tax on Streaming Video Services
It has been reported that numerous localities in California are exploring the possibility of taxing streaming video services under the existing Utility Users Tax.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 10 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT
SEC Extends Comment Period for Mining Disclosures Rule
The SEC recently extended the comment period for its proposed rule, Modernization of Property Disclosures for Mining Registrants.
Financial Reporting View Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Virginia: Commissioner Addresses Corporate Income and Sales Tax Issues for Cloud Computing Service Provider
In a recent ruling, the Virginia Tax Commissioner addressed certain questions posed by a taxpayer that provided subscription-based cloud computing services.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT
The future of service management: K16 and the service revolution
Mitch Kenfield discusses how IT service management best practices and technologies are being extended to other functional areas of the organization.
Advisory Institute Tue, 02 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Insights on Global Mobility from KPMG
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Short-Term Assignments - When Your Employees Are on Assignment, Then Repatriating: Key Considerations (video)
This video highlights the tax implications of short-term international assignments.
KPMG TaxWatch Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Connecticut: Budget Implementer Bill Includes Market-Based Sourcing for Corporation Business and Individual Income Tax
Under legislation enacted last year, effective for tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2016, most Connecticut corporate taxpayers are required to apportion their income to Connecticut using single-sales factor apportionment.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Arkansas: Department Revises Ruling; Blast Freezer is Manufacturer for Purposes of Reduced Sales Tax Rate for Electricity
Recently, the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration issued a revised legal opinion concluding that a taxpayer qualified for the reduced sales tax rate for electricity purchased by a manufacturer.
KPMG TaxWatch Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT