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Isle Of Man's ICT Sector Work Permit Waiver 'A Success'

Isle Of Man's ICT Sector Work Permit Waiver 'A Success'

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 26 April, 2017

The Isle of Man's work permit exemption for skilled workers in the ICT and e-Business sectors has been in high demand since it was introduced in March 2016.
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Tags: Isle of Man | Finance | business | commerce | e-commerce | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Personal Finance | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

 

BVI Sets New Work Permit Fees

BVI Sets New Work Permit Fees

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 24 April, 2017

The British Virgin Islands has announced new work permit fees, which will take effect from May 15, 2017.
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Tags: expatriates | tax | Virgin Islands | fees | individual income tax | British Virgin Islands | Employment | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

 

Shanghai FTZ Foreign Experts Get 'Green Card' Right

Shanghai FTZ Foreign Experts Get 'Green Card' Right

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com - 21 April, 2017

The Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone can now recommend foreigner experts and their families for Chinese permanent residence "green card" permits.
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Tags: individuals | employees | China | professionals | trade | free trade zone | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

 

IoM Simplifies Seasonal Hospitality Work Permits

IoM Simplifies Seasonal Hospitality Work Permits

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com - 28 March, 2017

The Isle of Man has made it easier for companies in the tourism industry to recruit seasonal workers where they have been unable to recruit workers locally.
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Tags: Isle of Man | business | employees | travel and tourism | unemployment | Expats | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

 

Spain To Push For Deal With UK For British, Spanish Expats

Spain To Push For Deal With UK For British, Spanish Expats

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com - 28 March, 2017

The Government in Spain has expressed its support for a deal for British expats to remain in the country after the UK leaves the European Union.
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Tags: Gibraltar | Spain | Expats | Europe

 

 

Americans For Tax Reform Lobbying For FATCA Repeal

Americans For Tax Reform Lobbying For FATCA Repeal

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 23 March, 2017

Americans for Tax Reform has urged Congressional lawmakers to include the repeal the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act in ongoing tax reform talks.
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Tags: expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | investment | small business | business | FATCA | legislation | withholding tax | United States | tax reform | Compliance | Tax

 

 

Residence-Based Taxation Sought For US Expats

Residence-Based Taxation Sought For US Expats

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 23 March, 2017

American Citizens Abroad, a US expat advocacy group, is calling on Congress to legislate for residence-based taxation for overseas Americans.
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Tags: individuals | tax | Eritrea | Expat Groups | United States | tax reform | Expats | Africa

 

 

Italy Introduces Non-Dom Tax Incentive

Italy Introduces Non-Dom Tax Incentive

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com - 22 March, 2017

In a bid to attract wealthy individuals to relocate to the country, and high net worth Italian expats to return there, the Italian authorities have introduced a EUR100,000 (USD106,251) per year substitute tax on foreign income and gains for previous non-doms who declare Italy as their primary tax residence.
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Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | Italy | Expats | Tax

 

 

NGOs Urge EU To Protect Live, Work Rights For Foreigners

NGOs Urge EU To Protect Live, Work Rights For Foreigners

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com - 09 March, 2017

More than 160 non-governmental organizations have called for the rights of non-EU people wanting to live and work across the European Union to be protected.
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Tags: expatriates | Citizenship | European Commission | law | employees | Non-Governmental Organisation | European Union (EU) | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Travel | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Welfare | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

 

Surge In Demand From Expats For UK Buy-To-Let Properties

Surge In Demand From Expats For UK Buy-To-Let Properties

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 17 February, 2017

Skipton International, the offshore bank, has reported that it has seen applications for UK mortgages from expats in Hong Kong more than double over the past three years, and applications from elsewhere rise too.
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Tags: expatriates | investment | Mortgages | Guernsey | offshore | Hong Kong | currency | Expats | Money Transfers | Europe | Invest

 

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