Ireland says ultimate world tax textual content due on Wednesday, hopes to enroll


DUBLIN, Oct 6 (Reuters) – A ultimate textual content of a worldwide company tax overhaul is because of be circulated to negotiating nations in a while Wednesday, Ireland’s overseas minister stated, including that the Irish authorities hoped to enroll.

An up to date draft this week dropped “at least” from a proposed minimal world company tax price of “at least 15%”, clearing a significant hurdle for the important thing holdout, Ireland, sources acquainted with the discussions advised Reuters on Tuesday.

“I am hopeful Ireland can be part of supporting this new measure but we have to wait for the final text which hopefully will be available this evening. Ireland does not want to be isolated in this space,” Simon Coveney advised RTE radio forward of a cupboard assembly to resolve on the matter on Thursday.

Reporting by Padraic Halpin; Editing by Catherine Evans

Irish Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney speaks at the launch of his party's manifesto for the Irish General Election in Dublin, Ireland January 24, 2020. REUTERS/Lorraine O'Sullivan/File Photo