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Global minimum business tax rate has actually been reached: OECD By Reuters

© Reuters. U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks throughout a press instruction with Mathias Cormann, Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, at the OECD’s Ministerial Council Meeting, in Paris, France October 6, 2021. Patri

By Leigh Thomas

PARIS (Reuters) – A worldwide offer to guarantee huge business pay a minimum tax rate of 15% and make it harder for them to prevent tax has actually been concurred by 136 countries, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development stated on Friday.

The OECD stated 4 nations – Kenya, Nigeria, Pakistan and Sri Lanka – had actually not signed up with the arrangement.

“Today’s agreement will make our international tax arrangements fairer and work better,” OECD Secretary-General Mathias Cormann stated in a declaration. “This is a major victory for effective and balanced multilateralism.”

The OECD stated that the minimum rate would see nations gather around $150 billion in brand-new profits every year while taxing rights on more than $125 billion of earnings would be moved to nations where huge multinationals make their earnings.

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