Global Tax Resources Related to COVID-19

Updated July 13, 2020

In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) healthcare crisis impacting businesses, we have compiled a list of resources that provide information at the international, U.S. federal and state levels. These resources are updated regularly to help your business cope with and better understand the tax implications of COVID-19:

U.S. State Tax Changes

AICPA – A Detailed State-by-State Analysis of Tax Filing Guidelines

State-by-state tax relief analysis for business continuation, economic impact, workforce issues and other resources to help CPAs amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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COST – State and Local Government Filing Relief Due to COVID-19

To help keep track of state and local government filing relief due to COVID-19, COST is compiling a state-by-state chart of guidance that has been issued on the matter.

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Country-by-Country Tax Changes

VAT Update - Latest News on Global Tax Measures in Response to COVID-19

VAT Update provides up-to-date news regarding worldwide tax changes in response to COVID-19 including rate reductions, refunds, extended payments, and more.

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Tax Foundation - Fiscal Measures Around the World During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Countries around the world are implementing emergency tax measures to support their debilitated economies during the COVID-19 threat. Many countries implemented or plan to implement tax relief for businesses and households affected by this health crisis.

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Tax and Business Resources

Bloomberg Tax & Accounting - Coronavirus Impacts on Tax and Accounting

Governments across the globe are proposing extensions, exemptions, incentives and other ways to ease the impact of the crisis. Here’s what you need to know to advise your clients or business.

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IRS & U.S. Treasury – Tax Relief Guidance

The IRS has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. The Department of Treasury also has information available on coronavirus.

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World Bank Group - COVID-19 Resources

The World Bank Group has developed a special resource center for coronavirus news and updates, as well as how the organization is helping countries during this global pandemic.

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Resources from Big 4 Accounting Firms

Deloitte - COVID-19 Tax Policy Updates

COVID-19 stimulus: A taxpayer guide and Deloitte publication that looks at the tax provisions in the new legislation and their potential implications for business and individual taxpayers.

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EY - COVID-19: How are Governments Responding to the Call for Stimulus?

Governments around the world are acting decisively to protect their businesses and people from the economic disruption being caused by the COVID-19 virus pandemic. Whether through tax cuts, investment incentives or changes to filing deadlines, tax systems will play a significant part in helping to alleviate the financial and economic turmoil that is now occurring.

Learn More About COVID-19 Stimulus from Governments Around the Globe

KPMG - COVID-19: Insights on Tax Impacts

COVID-19 is having wide-ranging economic, business and social impacts. Tax, trade and other authorities around the world are responding with regulatory change, relief measures and extensions.

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PwC – Global COVID-19 Summary from Global VAT Online

In response to the coronavirus threat, many countries around the world are implementing emergency tax breaks to support their economies. Measures being implemented include delayed VAT remittances to give businesses a cash flow boost, or cuts in VAT/GST rates to help the worst affected sectors, such as consumer, tourism/hospitality or in respect of medical supplies.

Learn More About Global Emergency Tax Breaks Resulting from Coronavirus

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