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Transfer pricing issues in the changing global tax climate

September 22, 2021

David Whitmer, of CBIZ MHM in the United States, has written a piece for Taxation Magazine on current global issues for transfer pricing.

Key points

  • The rapidly changing political climate and global tax environment are expected to affect the transfer pricing strategy of multinational entities (MNEs) with related entities worldwide.
  • The Covid-19 pandemic has caused operational impacts and led to practical challenges in applying the arm’s length principle.
  • The impact of Brexit is another issue that MNEs have to consider.
  • With further global corporate tax and transfer pricing changes due from the OECD’s pillar one and pillar two proposals, MNEs should adopt a robust transfer pricing policy and review them periodically to ensure compliance and manage risks.

Read the full article here.