Monthly Archives: October 2015

Racy Cases 51 Bill Gates gobbles up the CTO?

Published in HBL Racy Cases 51 By V Pattabhi Ram and Mithun D’Souza “Tax as a profession has no future,” said Jerry participating in a corporate training program. TP smiled. One of India’s foremost tax professionals he had made a … Continue reading

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RACY CASES-67 Lessons from Adversity

First published in the HBL V Pattabhi Ram and Valambal Subramanian “Oh, God, No”. Another presentation in another of those soporific sessions on IBE (International Business Environment, stupid) was too much for Meghna to stomach. . Worse still, she had … Continue reading

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RACY CASES-7 Watch cricket and learn decision-making

First Published In the Hindu Business Line V Pattabhi Ram “Could life be more unfair?” Wafers asked her dad. Classes at 0615 hours; fight for a place to sit; and 2.5 hours of heavy humorless learning. Phew. Then, rush for … Continue reading

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BEPS GAINS TRACTION

Guest Column By K R Srivarahan Globalization has multiple merits and diverse demerits. Large companies with units in several countries have taken advantage of their multiple locations to reduce their tax liabilities by shifting their profit centers to those jurisdictions … Continue reading

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One down, one to go

V Pattabhi Ram There is hot news in air; a great one at that. One of India’s dreaded extortionists, Chota Rajan, has been arrested in Bali, following a joint effort of the police force of Australia, Indonesia and India. Minister … Continue reading

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