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Législation et Mesures internationales

Pays Étrangers (hors UE) 

 

Maroc | Quelles mesures fiscales d'urgence?

En cette période d'incertitude pour les opérateurs économiques découlant de la situation de confinement généralisée dans le Royaume, le Gouvernement marocain a réagi en mettant en place une série de mesures fiscales d'urgence à destination des entreprises. Celles-ci ont essentiellement pour but de (i) soulager leur trésorerie ou (ii) alléger les formalités administratives.

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U.S. tax measures related to COVID-19

The United States is one of the countries to have developed a series of measures to support citizens, jobs and businesses in the face of COVID-19. This Client Alert specifically concentrates on the tax measures that have been announced, providing an overview of the measures and details of how they will work in practice.

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UK | Government aid measures to support businesses

The UK is racing to apply a series of measures to support people, jobs and businesses in the face of COVID-19. This Client Alert provides an overview of the steps HM Government has taken and outlines how those steps are expected to work in practice. The alert also includes a summary of tax-specific measures and guidance related to COVID-19.

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China | The impact of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) on contractual obligations: force majeure or hardship?

The ongoing outbreak of the COVID-19 and the measures implemented to control the spread of the outbreak over the past three weeks have already prevented many enterprises and individuals from performing their contractual obligations. Suppliers have been prevented from delivering the promised goods. Clients have been prevented from taking the delivered goods. Contractors have been prevented from accessing construction sites. Retailers have seen their stores closed.

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The impact of COVID-19 on labour law practices in Turkey

Following the World Health Organization's pandemic declaration and the first COVID-19 case in Turkey on 11 March, the first and maybe the deepest impacts of the outbreak are beginning to be seen on employment relationships, and continue to be so. This Client Alert provides our assessments of both amendments, which are not so comprehensive, on labour law-related legislation and those matters that are often being discussed and creating confusion in practice in this unprecedented situation.

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Mesures générales relatives à la lutte contre la propagation du COVID-19 en Algérie

Face à la crise sanitaire du COVID-19 et le développement des cas touchant le pays, le Gouvernement algérien a pris progressivement une série de mesures générales visant à contenir la diffusion du virus. Ces mesures ont fait l'objet de deux textes principaux :

  • Décret exécutif n° 20-69 du 21 mars 2020 relatif aux mesures de prévention et de lutte contre la propagation du Coronavirus (COVID-19) et, dont l'objet est de fixer les mesures de distanciation sociale destinées à prévenir et à lutter contre la propagation du COVID-19 ;
     
  • Décret exécutif n° 20-70 du 24 mars 2020 fixant des mesures complémentaires de prévention et de lutte contre la propagation du Coronavirus (COVID-19) et qui a pour objet la mise en place de dispositifs de confinement, de restriction de circulation, d'encadrement des activités de commerce et d'approvisionnement des citoyens, de règles de distanciation ainsi que les modalités de mobilisation citoyenne dans l'effort national de prévention et de lutte contre la propagation de la pandémie du COVID-19.

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Update: U.S. tax and funding measures related to COVID-19

On March 27, 2020, in response to the unprecedented health and economic crisis brought on by COVID-19, President Trump signed into law the largest emergency relief package in American history, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (the "CARES Act"). The CARES Act supports U.S. business primarily by introducing several liquidity funding initiatives, including administering new financial support programs for small businesses through the Small Business Administration and facilitating new lending programs to stabilize and support the corporate debt markets through the Federal Reserve. In addition, the CARES Act introduces several federal tax measures meant to provide U.S. taxpayers, both businesses and individuals, with critical access to tax benefits, and cash.