SDP leader urges gov't to change regulations on taxation of student income

Social Democratic Party (SDP) leader Davor Bernardic on Thursday called on the government to urgently amend regulations under which students, once they earn HRK 15,000 in a year, have their each next income taxed at a rate of 24% plus municipal taxes, saying that by doing so, the government was being cruel to young people.

Oxfam names world's worst tax havens

Multinational corporations rob developing countries of 100 billion dollars every year by using tax avoidance schemes, global charity Oxfam said in a report released Monday.

One third of big Australian companies pay no tax, tax office says

More than a third of the largest companies in Australia paid no tax in the previous financial year, according to data released Friday by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO).

FinMin announces changes to tax system

Finance Minister Zdravko Maric announced on Thursday that the government would soon unveil a comprehensive package of amendments to tax legislation, which might enter into force next year.

FinMin says tax reform proposal to be put forward in few months

"Now we are not ready for that, but after an analysis is done, in about four to five months, I believe that we should be ready for an integral solution for the tax system," said Maric, adding that he was not in favour of any radical solutions.