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Denmark To Extend Tax Breaks For Skilled Foreigners

Denmark To Extend Tax Breaks For Skilled Foreigners

By Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels - 24 August, 2017

The Confederation of Danish Industry has welcomed an announcement by a government minister that a special tax scheme for certain skilled expat workers will be improved.
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Shanghai FTZ To Remove Bureaucracy For Expats

Shanghai FTZ To Remove Bureaucracy For Expats

By Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus - 21 August, 2017

The Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone, the low-tax industrial zone, is taking steps to speed up residence and work permit applications for foreigners.
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Malaysia To Introduce Revised Tourist Tax On Sep 1

Malaysia To Introduce Revised Tourist Tax On Sep 1

By by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong - 11 August, 2017

Malaysia is to proceed with the introduction of a tax on accommodation provided to foreign tourists.
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Jump In US Expats Renouncing Citizenship

Jump In US Expats Renouncing Citizenship

By by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington - 04 August, 2017

According to Treasury Department statistics, the number of taxpayers renouncing their US citizenship in the second quarter of 2017 hit 1,759 – the second highest on record.
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South African Expats Face Higher Tax Bills

South African Expats Face Higher Tax Bills

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com - 03 August, 2017

Concerns have been expressed regarding the South African government's plans to remove the 183-day foreign earned income exemption provision for expats working outside of the country.
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UK To Levy VAT On Telecoms Services For Overseas Brits

UK To Levy VAT On Telecoms Services For Overseas Brits

By by Amanda Banks, Tax-News.com, London - 21 July, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs has published details of new provisions for a value-added tax charge on UK consumers using B2C telecommunication services outside the EU.
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Saudi Begins Levying Higher Expat Taxes

Saudi Begins Levying Higher Expat Taxes

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com - 14 July, 2017

Saudi Arabia's new tax on expatriate workers was introduced on July 1.
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Report Looks At Cost Of Education Abroad

Report Looks At Cost Of Education Abroad

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 14 July, 2017

The cost to parents of educating their children varies widely from country to country, costing anywhere from USD7,891 for state-funded education in Indonesia to USD200,000 for paid-for education in Hong Kong, according to a new HSBC report.
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OECD Calls On States To Support New Emigrants

OECD Calls On States To Support New Emigrants

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 14 July, 2017

The OECD has called on countries to improve how they support migrants to integrate in their societies.
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US May Block New Visa Route For Int'l Entrepreneurs

US May Block New Visa Route For Int'l Entrepreneurs

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com - 14 July, 2017

The United States look set to drop plans floated by the Obama administration for visa concessions for international entrepreneurs.
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