20 Dec 2018 Yesterday, the Attorney General to the European Court of Justice (“ECJ”) rendered his Opinion in the pending ECJ “A-Fonds” case (C-598/17). The Attorney General is the highest legal advisor to the ECJ and his Opinion is a recommendation to the ECJ on how to rule in this case.
1 Jul 2018 Within the EU, no two withholding tax relief procedures are the same. Each country has its own procedure, relief forms, statute of limitations, and its own take on what supporting documentation should be submitted.
21 Jun 2018 ECJ renders decision in Fidelity Funds case (C-480/16): EU free movement of capital entitles non-resident mutual fund to refund of Danish dividend withholding tax, if it meets Danish distribution requirements.
20 Jun 2018 Pension fund investors have recovered more than EUR three million in the first few months of a new automated withholding tax (WHT) recovery platform, Protocol, following its North American launch earlier this year.
15 May 2018 The software platform, aimed at pension funds, investment managers, custodians, and tax advisors, means checking and filing for WHT claims can be undertaken in minutes rather than days or weeks.