20 stories about Tax
Boaz Feinberg

The Angels Law 2.0 – A real incentive or mission impossible?

24.08.23|Boaz Feinberg
The new law is intended to increase investment incentives in Israeli startups and established companies by corporations, but sets conditions that are not always easy to meet
Tax Tech conference

Can Tax Tech make complex bureaucracy user-friendly for individuals and authorities alike?

“The significant increase in e-commerce, the developing crypto sector, new developing economies such as the gig economy and the creator economy, all of these create complex tax issues for individuals and small businesses,” noted Noga Lakritz, Director of Business Research at Team8
בן בורודך ג'ודי פדר דניאל מרקוס April

Israeli startup April raises $10 million in Seed funding for U.S tax platform

18.01.22|Meir Orbach
The startup is currently rolling out its tax-as-a-service platform with a number of financial institutions, right in time for the U.S. tax season that starts in January and ends in April (hence the company's name)
אמנון שעשוע מובילאיי

Israel's First Digital Bank to offer full digital banking services to US citizens

The banking system doesn’t currently make it possible for Israeli citizens who also hold a US citizenship or a foreign tax residency to open a bank account by digital means and they are forced to arrive at bank branches in order to physically sign a series of documents
Idan Netser leumi relocation 12.5

“You pretty much want to be a Delaware company - and here’s why”

26.05.21|In collaboration with LeumiTech USA
Idan Nester, Partner at Sidley Austin LLP, discusses some of the tax benefits behind moving Israeli IP overseas - drawing on a famous example from Google and Waze
גל גיטר שותף מנהל ב- Ibex Investors יצטרף לדירקטוריון Blue Dot

Israeli fintech company Blue dot raises $32 million led by Ibex Investors

07.04.21|Meir Orbach
Blue dot, formerly VATBox, has developed an AI-driven, cloud-based tax compliance platform
Itay Rom

Aggressive taxation is holding back crypto adoption in the Start-Up Nation

17.03.21|Itay Mor
If Israel desires to become the ultimate tech-nation it has to offer a better taxation method for tech investors, including those in the crypto sector
עו"ד יועד פרנקל משרד זיו שרון

Will Israeli taxman go after expat techies who came home during the pandemic?

07.03.21|Allon Sinai
The Israel Tax Authority is so far refusing to accept the OECD's recommendation to allow people that relocated due to Covid-19 to continue to pay tax in the countries they permanently reside in
ביטקוין לוהט קריפטו מטבע וירטואלי

Is the tax authority coming for your Bitcoin?

10.01.21|Omri Milman
The Israel Tax Authority defines cryptocurrency as an asset and demands 25% on any profits; its cyber department keeps a watchful eye out for those who forget to pay
כנס תשלומים 13.1.20 ערן יעקב מנהל רשות המסים

New law means well but does little to help Israeli tech

09.07.20|Meir Orbach
"The benefits included in the law aren't suitable for the local tech scene, meaning very few companies will indeed be able to profit from them"
קורונה וירוס קניון עזריאלי תל אביב סגור ריק

Israel's Finance Ministry: Tax Income For 2020 Could Drop by NIS 50 Billion

18.03.20|Omri Milman
The ministry estimates that state income from taxes will drop by NIS 5 billion just in the upcoming month as companies downsize and businesses delay payments following the spread of Covid-19
איש העסקים ארנון מילצ'ן

Financial Secrecy Promised to Immigrating Millionaires Is a Stain on Israel

19.02.20|Omri Milman
In the Financial Secrecy Index published by independent international network the Tax Justice Haven for 2020, Israel has not made significant strides
מימין: מנכ"ל ברודקום העולמית הוק טאן ו מנהל רשות המסים ערן יעקב

Israeli Court Rejects Regulator Bid for Additional Taxation of Broadcom's Dune Networks Acquisition

10.12.19|Meir Orbach
Broadcom acquired Israeli startup Dune for $185 million in 2009. The Israeli tax authority demanded the semiconductor manufacturer hand over another $29 million for emptying Dune of its assets
פקק תנועה פקקקים נתיבי איילון

Congestion Tax Is the Best Solution for Tel Aviv Traffic, Says OECD

02.12.19|Lior Gutman
An OECD report commissioned by the Israeli finance ministry says congestion charges could help boost the economy and support better public transportation
שירה גרינברג כלכלנית ראשית ב משרד אוצר

There Is no Alternative to Raising Taxes, Says Israel’s Chief Economist

07.10.19|Omri Milman
In a first interview since her January appointment, Shira Greenberg talked about Israel’s budget deficit, market productivity, and the taxation of tech exists
דינה פסקא רז ועידת לונדון 2019 mind the tech

For Global Taxation, it Was One Man Who Made the Difference, Says KPMG Partner

13.09.19|Elihay Vidal
Dina Pasca-Raz, a partner at the Israel branch of international accounting firm KPMG, spoke about the OECD’s tax policy director Pascal Saint-Amans at Calcalist’s third Mind the Tech conference in London
מטולה הגליל העליון

Recent Audit Finds 16% of Upper Galilee Hospitality Businesses Evaded Taxes

09.09.19|Omri Milman
The Israel Tax Authority audited 257 businesses in the area during the summer months
משרדי ברודקום ב קליפורניה

Israeli Tax Authority Wants Broadcom to Shell Out $62.3 Million More for BroadLight Assets Acquisition

01.09.19|Tomer Ganon and Omri Milman
Three months after paying some $200 million for BroadLight in 2012, Broadcom paid $59.5 million for its intellectual property and other assets—a sum the authority is now saying severally undervalued their true value
טלפון גלישה רשתות חברתיות

Got a New Like on Facebook? It May Be Your Friendly Neighborhood Tax Investigator

02.08.19|Gad Lior
The Israeli Tax Authority has recently started tracking tax-evading businesses using social networks. The incriminating data, it turns out, it right at their fingertips
הוועידה הכלכלית הלאומית 2018 ערן יעקב בשיחה עם עמרי מילמן

In its Battle Against Tax Evaders, Israel Tax Authority Sets its Sights on Payment Apps

14.07.19|Raheli Bindmand
Israeli Banks Leumi, Hapoalim, and Discount all offer mobile payment apps; some small businesses have been using them to perform transactions under the radar