International tax

Final rules govern U.S. country-by-country reporting

The IRS issued final regulations requiring the ultimate parent entity of a multinational enterprise group with revenue of $850 million or more in the preceding accounting period to file Form 8975, Country-by-Country Report.

FBAR compliance

Heightened tax compliance efforts worldwide make this a good time to review the complicated rules that apply to reporting foreign accounts on FinCEN Form 114, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts, commonly known as FBAR.

Overview of the ECI rules

This sidebar provides a brief explanation of the Internal Revenue Code’s effectively connected income (ECI) rules that may impose direct U.S. tax on certain income earned by any foreign corporation.

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QUIZ

Catch these sneaky sound-alike words in your writing

Even professionals who write every day can use the wrong sound-alike word. Refresh your knowledge of common homophones by choosing the right word for these seven sentences.