החלטת רשות המסים פוגעת בקרנות השקעה זרות בישראל
רשות המסים בישראל פרסמה זה עתה החלטה מקדמית, המטילה מס חלקי על קרנות השקעה זרות מסויימות.
סעיף 108 לפקודת מס הכנסה בישראל מאפשר לרשות המסים לגבות מס ... Read More
The Start-Up nation thrives on cash. Where can an Israeli business find financial assistance? Try government sources including the Israel Innovation Authority - formerly the Office of the Chief Scientist and Matimop. Here is a brief overview.
Competitive Research and Development:
This program offers Israel’s primary ... Read More
Israel has seen a wave of exit deals. Exits can be paid for with cash or shares of the acquirer, especially if the acquirer’s shares are publicly traded on a stock exchange – that is as good as cash isn’t it? Not if there is immediate tax to pay and ... Read More
Are Bitcoins and Other Virtual Currencies Tax-Exempt?
In 1964, the Dave Clark Five pop group raised room temperatures with their foot stomping hit “Bits and Pieces”. In 2017, the rise in bitcoin prices is again raising room temperatures.
To add to the euphoria, some think there ... Read More
In recent months we have witnessed several exit deals where Israeli hitech companies have been sold for a pretty penny.
But suppose some of the consideration payable to the founders and key employees is held back and subject to staying on for a period as an employee ... Read More
The Israeli Tax Authority published final instructions regarding Reverse Vesting shares on June 5 (Circular 5.2017. This will be of interest to many people in the Start-Up Nation.
Until now, founders and key personnel holding 10% or more of a company seemed to miss out on the opportunity ... Read More
As part of the Israeli budget law for 2017 and 2018, the tax on dividends paid by companies to material shareholders was reduced to 25% in certain circumstances. But the deadline for doing so is October 1, 2017
The dividend tax change accompanies other ... Read More
If you buy the shares of an Israeli hitech company and think you are buying the technology too, think again. The Israeli merger and acquisition (M&A) scene just took a turn for the worse.
An Israeli Court has ruled that double Israeli tax applies if a purchaser ... Read More