Activities By Committee

On December 2, 2019, TEI filed comments with the OECD regarding its public consultation document entitled Global Anti-Base Erosion Proposal (“GloBE”) – Pillar Two. “Pillar Two” of the OECD’s project…
On November 11, 2019, TEI filed comments with the OECD Secretariat regarding its proposed "unified approach" to "Pillar One" of the tax challenges of the digitalization of the economy. TEI's comments…
On November 7, 2019, TEI filed comments with the Platform for Collaboration on Tax – a joint initiative of the World Bank, OECD, International Monetary Fund, and United Nations – regarding its draft…
On October 7, 2019, TEI submitted comments to the Department of Finance Canada concerning the income tax legislative proposals on employee stock options that were released for public consultation on…
On September 18, 2019, TEI filed comments with the United States Department of the Treasury and Internal Revenue Service regarding proposed regulations issued under section 951A. New section 951A,…
On August 12, 2019, TEI filed comments with the United States Department of the Treasury and Internal Revenue Service regarding proposed regulations issued under section 59A. New section 59A, added…
On May 1–2, 2019, a delegation of Executive Committee and Tax Reform Task Force members assembled in Washington, D.C., for the Institute’s first set of congressional liaison meetings since the late…
On June 26, 2019, TEI filed a letter with the British Columbia's Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services proposing changes to British Columbia's provincial sales tax. The letter…
On February 20, 2019, TEI filed an amicus brief seeking review with the Louisiana Supreme Court in the Jefferson Parish v. Wal-Mart.com USA case. The court accepted review and, on June 19, 2019, TEI…
On December 4–5, 2018, a delegation of Canadian Income Tax Committee members assembled in Ottawa, Ontario, for TEI’s annual liaison meetings with representatives of the Canada Revenue Agency and…
On May 31, 2019, TEI submitted comments to the Financial Accounting Standards Board concerning proposed changes to the disclosure requirements for income taxes in ASC 740. TEI’s comments highlighted…
On May 29, 2019, TEI submitted a letter to the Canadian Department of Finance welcoming the government’s intention to expand the joint venture election under Section 273 of the Excise Tax Act. TEI…
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