EU, UK Leaders Willing to Extend Brexit Transition Period

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said an extension of the Brexit transition period “probably will happen,” after UK Prime Minister Theresa May said it was an option that had emerged in the Brexit talks.

My news story for Worldwide Tax Daily, published by Tax Analysts on October 19 (paywall). This story was also published in the October 22 edition of Tax Notes International:

EU, U.K. Leaders Willing to Extend Brexit Transition Period

Facebook’s UK Results Stir Digital Services Tax Debate

Facebook UK Ltd. has defended its tax position after the company’s 2017 results prompted critics to urge Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond to introduce a digital services tax, despite tax professionals’ misgivings.

My news story for Worldwide Tax Daily, published by Tax Analysts on October 10 (paywall). This story was also published in the October 15 edition of Tax Notes International:

Facebook’s U.K. Results Stir Digital Services Tax Debate