Press Releases For CA - San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara (US)

Atlas Time Co. Kickstarter Campaign Disrupts Modern Timepieces with Minimalism Wrapped in Luxury

In an age where a pad is electronic, and phones are typically mobile, can a smart watch be redefined? Designed to bring mind the days when minimalism was king, and smart meant good looking, a new company out of San Jose turns the tables. Co-founded by Danny Tran and Auden Wu, Atlas Time Co. has launched a line of timepieces dually dipped in luxury and affordability. Devoted to keeping track of every second a wearer spends, the watches are nothing but premium components and sophistication. To that end, the brand says that regardless of the digital age, time is still a universal possession. Which begs the question, how should it be spent?

Illuminate Plastic Surgery Announces Upcoming Fall Open House

Illuminate Plastic Surgery is excited to announce their special Fall Open House event, where attendees can win raffle prizes on laser treatments, skin care products, SculpSure, Cellfina treatments, and more.

Hong Kong Releases Advance Pricing Guidelines; China Explores Advance Tax Ruling System

Hong Kong’s Inland Revenue has released its long-awaited Advance Pricing Agreement guidelines, which will initially focus on negotiating bilateral and multilateral APAs specifically with jurisdictions with which Hong Kong has a Double Tax Agreement.

Canada Releases Details of New Tax Measures

The Canadian Finance Minister announced details of the new tax measures which include an expanded list of medical devices and prescription drugs that are free from Goods and Services Tax/ Harmonized Sales Tax.

Anvato and EndPlay Partner to Provide Seamless Web & Video Content Management to Local Broadcasters

Anvato Inc., today announced a partnership with EndPlay Inc. a Los Angeles-based provider of content management, engagement and monetization solutions delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications in the cloud.

World’s Largest Inventory of Network Memory and Transceivers Available Only at PC-Wholesale.com

When managing a large network environment, having quick access to necessary hardware is essential. IT professionals everywhere are under pressure to manage infrastructure of ever-increasing complexity. Ensuring these systems remain operational in all circumstances is something which requires a secure, responsive pipeline of various networking components. There isn’t a networking administrator alive who hasn’t faced the difficulty of finding out that an essential piece of hardware is out of stock or on back-order from a key supplier. If something fails and a replacement transceiver or Sun memory module is required, today’s fast-paced business climate dictates that it needs to be available yesterday.

Switzerland & UK Supplement Withholding Tax Agreement, Changes to Take Effect May 2013

LogoSwitzerland and United Kingdom signed a protocol of amendment that supplements their withholding tax agreement of October 6, 2011. The agreement is awaiting approval from the Parliament of both, Switzerland and United Kingdom, to take effect at the beginning of 2013.

VAT Updates: China, Czech Republic, Romania, Portugal

LogoChina’s pilot scheme for VAT which is intended to replace the current business tax in Shanghai is likely to be extended to Beijing in July, this year. Currently, VAT is being applied only to the manufacturing industry. The pilot VAT rates of 11% and 6% are mainly being introduced to support the services sector such as transportation. China commenced the VAT pilot scheme in Shanghai earlier this year with the aim to start unifying all turnover taxes into VAT and reduce the tax burden on the services sector. The pilot scheme is likely to be extended to other Chinese cities of Tianjin, Chongqing and Shenzhen, and Jiangsu Province.

India Provides Details on Mandatory Tax Reporting Requirements for Liaison Offices

LogoIndia’s Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) in a recent notification has provided detailed information that foreign companies with representative or liaison offices must provide to tax authorities in accordance to a 2011 tax law amendment.

LeaderSail Signs TripInsurance.com As Preferred Travel Insurance Provider for JROTC Seamanship Program

TripInsurance.com, the most trusted online resource to help travelers find the trip coverage they need at savings of 40% or more, today announced that LeaderSail, a leadership development program that trains JROTC cadets at sea, has signed TripInsurance.com as the Preferred Provider for travel insurance for students participating in their programs.

IndiaNIC Introduce Its Reformed CakePHP Development Hiring Services

IndiaNIC has introduced reforms to the hired services for CakePHP developers. These reformations have provided more flexibility to the hiring options, and would help the clients to hire CakePHP application developers in accordance with their time zones.

Hong Kong Alters Tax Deduction on Recharge of Share-based Payments

LogoThe Inland Revenue Department (IRD) announced that it has changed its stance on the long disputed tax deduction of inter-group recharge of employee stock options.

France Revises Reporting Criteria to Grant Tax-qualified Stock Options, Free Shares and BSPCE

LogoFrance revises the reporting requirement criteria to grant tax-qualified stock options, free share and Bons de Souscription de Parts de Créateurs d’Entreprise (BSPCE) on January 31, 2012.

Belgium: Tax Rates Increased for Equity Based Stock Options and Dividends

LogoBelgium’s prolonged budgetary discussions resulted in an increase in tax on equity based payments particularly stock options and dividends where most taxable benefits on stock options granted will be increased to 18% from the current 15%.

Get Your Brand On Monitis Launches Its New Free Brandable Reporting Tool

LogoMonitis(TM), the award-winning provider of the leading all-in-one, Cloud-based, IT systems monitoring platform, today announced the launch of the FREE Brandable Reporting Tool, which gives Monitis users the ability to brand their shared Monitis reports and host shared reports under their own domain name.

Peruvian Government Likely to Introduce New Personal Data Protection Law

LogoThe Peruvian Government plans to introduce a new Personal Data Protection Law to protect personal data in private and public databases within Peru.

Canada Budget Cuts Affect Scientific R&D and Overseas Employment Tax Credits

LogoA conservative budget plan for 2012 in Canada proposes to gradually phase out the Overseas Employment Tax Credit (OETC) from the 2013 tax year onwards and reduces the Scientific Research and Experimental Development Program (SR&ED) investment tax credit from 20% to 15%.

Nitless Noggins Opens Their First Salon. Head Lice in Scotts Valley—beware

Scotts Valley—Marcy McQuillian’s dream has come true. The Nitless Noggins Treatment Center on 4200 Scotts Valley Drive in Scotts Valley is finally open.

eInfochips Announces Smallest Form-Factor System-on-Module Around Texas Instruments' DaVinci DM816x and DM814x

eInfochips, a leading product engineering services company, today announced the launch of the smallest form-factor system-on-module (SOM) developed based on DaVinci™ DM816x and DM814x video processors from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI). eInfochips, which has over 15 years of end-to-end electronic product design and development experience, has developed a pin-compatible SOM for DaVinci DM816x and DM814x video processors with different pin maps.

Belgium Advance Tax Payments: Decree Published, Affects Companies and Self-Employed

Belgium published a Decree on Advance Tax Payments by Self Employed persons and companies in March 2012 that defines when the advance tax payments are due and the tax surcharge rates incase insufficient payments are made.

India Transfer Pricing Update for Distributors

LogoIn the case of Mastek Ltd., India’s Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) upheld that Mastek’s (the taxpayer) UK subsidiary was not undertaking merely distributing activities and should be classified as a marketing service provider.

AdminUniverse Launches New Website Aimed at Administrative Professionals and Executive Assistants Training

A significant announcement for administrative professionals and executive assistants, happening prior to Administrative Professionals Week April 22nd to 28th, is the official launch of AdminUniverse, along with its website dedicated to enhancing careers in the administrative profession. Office Dynamics International, Inc., the originators of the Star Achievement Series®, has officially made AdminUniverse an authorized user and training facilitator for the program. AdminUniverse is launching Level l of the three part series on May 10, 2012

Income Tax Deadlines for UK Employers

LogoChinese authorities have released an updated guidance on the registration process for share plans with the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE), broadening the scope to cover most types of share plans.

China Issues New Rules on SAFE Registration Process for Stocks & Share Plans

LogoChinese authorities have released an updated guidance on the registration process for share plans with the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE), broadening the scope to cover most types of share plans.

NAC Inducts Rosendin Electric CEO Tom Sorley Into National Academy of Construction

Tom Sorley, Chairman and CEO of Rosendin Electric, one of the nation’s largest private electrical contractors and a 100% employee-owned company, has been inducted as a member of the National Academy of Construction (NAC).

Germany - Non-Resident Companies Can Obtain Tax Relief After Amendments to Anti-Treaty-Shopping Rule

LogoThe German Federal Council’s amendment of the German anti-treaty-shopping (ATS) rule no longer requires a non-German resident company to generate more than 10% of its gross revenues through its own business activities.

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