‘PoeM’ firms to be taxed at 40%
Foriegn companies whose place of effective control are in India will have to shell out 40 per cent corpopration tax against 30 per cent levied on domestic firms. The Central Board of Direct Taxes has come out with clarifications for place of effective management (PoeM) through a notification for these Companies. Through PoeM, the goverment taxes companies located outside the country but controlled from India. It applies to companies having annual turnover of more than Rs. 500 million.
The Business Standard, 28th June 2018, New Delhi