United States Releases Joint Statement with Türkiye Extending Digital Services Taxes Transition

March 12, 2024

WASHINGTON – On October 8, 2021, over 130 countries of the G20/Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Inclusive Framework agreed on a two Pillar package of reforms to the international tax framework. In support of that agreement, in a joint statement on November 22, 2021, the United States and Türkiye announced the terms of a political compromise on the transition from existing Digital Services Taxes to the new multilateral solution and to continuing discussions on this matter through constructive dialogue. In light of the continuing multilateral negotiations at the G20/OECD Inclusive Framework, and consistent with our continued commitment to working together to reach consensus, the United States and Türkiye have today announced an extension of the political compromise set forth in the November 22, 2021 joint statement through June 30, 2024 consistent with the revised timeline. 

To read the joint statement on the extension, please visit the U.S. Department of Treasury announcement here.