Wednesday, 22 March 2017 16:04

ACT -Tax Information Exchange Act -assented

Written by
Rate this item
(0 votes)

An Act to repeal the Tax Information Exchange Agreement Act and replace it with a Tax Information Exchange Agreements (United States of America) Act was assented to on Monday last (March 20th, 2017) by His Excellency Anthony Thomas Aquinas Carmona ORTT,SC President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.

This Act now make provision for the implementation of agreements between Trinidad and Tobago and the United State of America providing for the exchange of information for the purposes of taxation, the validation of the sharing of personal information held by the Board of Inland Revenue or financial institutions and for related purposes.

Also last week, March 17, 2017, His Excellency assented to an Act to amend the Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Property Act, 2015. This Act cited as the Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Property (Amendment) Act 2016, was received on June 16, 2017 and assented the following day by His Excellency.


- Office Of The President

Read 369 times
  • Press Releases
There will be a big showdown this evening at the Jean Pierre Sports Complex, as the Basketball for Basketballers
This country's national netballers will go into action at 6pm today to continue in the quest for a place at the World
Athletes who represented Trinidad and Tobago with distinction in recent months have been assured that they will be paid
In this football wrap, Kent Fuentes tells us about a TT Pro League win for Central FC over Morvant Caledonia AIA by
An almost flawless shooting performance from T&T duo Samantha Wallace and goal-attack Kalifa Mc Collin handed the
Three different players were on target as Police FC spanked Terminix St. Ann's Rangers 3-0 in the first of three
  • 1
  • 2