John Clay Taylor


Articles:

  • Monday, January 2, 2012
    India and Mauritius are likely to begin renegotiating the current India-Mauritius Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (the “DTAA”) in the near future. The DTAA provides for the assessment of a capital gains tax on an investor only in the country of such investor’s residence. Mauritius-based companies that invest in India pay no capital...
  • Monday, December 6, 2010
    This article discusses certain key legal and regulatory aspects relevant to M&A transactions in India from the perspective of a U.S. investor, while highlighting certain comparisons and differences with relevant U.S. regulations. Foreign Investment Regulations
  • Tuesday, March 2, 2010
    This is the second of a two-part series. Part I appeared in the January issue of The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel. In it, the authors discussed two sets of the key provisions of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act of 2009 incorporated into the Tax Extenders Act of 2009 (the "Act"): 1) substantive tax law changes, and 2) increased individual reporting...
  • Tuesday, January 5, 2010
    This is the first of a two-part series. Part II will appear in the February issue of The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel. On December 9, the House of Representatives passed the Tax Extenders Act of 2009 (the "Act"). The Act is notable because it incorporates the key provisions of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act of 2009 ("Fat Cat"). The Fat Cat...
  • Monday, November 2, 2009
    Editor: Please describe your practice, particularly your practice advising on investments and joint ventures in India from a tax perspective.