India’s Goods and Services Tax (GST): 10 Things to Know
India’s parliament has approved implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) – the country’s biggest tax reform. The GST will replace and harmonize India’s current indirect tax system – a… learn more >>
Brazil: New Capital Gains Tax Rates from 2017
Brazilian tax authorities (RFB) have clarified that the new capital gains tax rates (in Law No. 13,259/2016 (Law 13,259) will apply from January 1, 2017. Brazil had converted the Provisional… learn more >>
Hiring Overseas? Know your Options
Hiring new employees overseas can be daunting, especially when you need to do it fast and in not so easy locations. It’s not a straightforward process, but there are considerations… learn more >>
Leading a Global Workforce
When it comes to global expansion, you are not in Kansas anymore. When you pull back the curtain, what you don’t see is just as important as what you do.… learn more >>
Doing Business in Europe
For most US companies, Europe is a key part of their international expansion strategy. But the complex regulatory and compliance requirements leave a lot of room for errors and misjudgment… learn more >>
Asian Executive Panel
Global Upside CEO, Ragu Bhargava, joined E&Y, Kaiser, PG&E, and SAP for a panel on leadership. The speakers shared their personal journey to the top and provided practical leadership advice… learn more >>
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