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Paul Sutton

Not About the Year of the Rat

I had planned for this post to be about the Chinese Year of the Rat, and what it means if you were born in 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984 or 1996. But I’m writing this in China, having recently returned from a brief trip to the UK, and it doesn’t feel like the right time to try to entertain you with the story of the Chinese horoscope. Our thoughts …
Paul Sutton

5 common misconceptions about intercompany agreements

Leading transfer pricing professionals agree that appropriate related party agreements, often referred to as ‘intercompany agreements’ or ‘ICAs’, are an intrinsic part of transfer pricing compliance. Nevertheless, many practitioners and corporates suffer from misconceptions about ICAs and how they need to work. In some cases, these misconceptions …
Paul Sutton

Free Webinar: How Distributed Ledger Technology can Streamline Intercompany Financing Transactions

Most people have heard of Blockchain, primarily in the context of cryptocurrencies. In fact, Blockchain is just one kind of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT), which can streamline processes and provide high level information security. For these and other reasons, DLT can be a powerful tool for managing intercompany financial transactions. In this …