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UK Investor Visas

UK Investor Visas

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 20 May, 2016

For a variety of reasons, London is not usually to be found gracing the top end of the numerous league tables which attempt to measure the most attractive location for expats in terms of quality of life... Read Full Article »

Tags: Students | Europe | Invest | Other | Wealth | individuals | investment | Hong Kong | Switzerland | Iceland | China | Liechtenstein | Norway | Singapore | United Kingdom | law | public health | fees |

 

FATCA And US Expats: The Great Unbanked

FATCA And US Expats: The Great Unbanked

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 06 May, 2016

Americans abroad have long had to suffer perhaps the worst tax regime in the world for expats, with the United States continuing to tax on the basis of citizenship, rather than residence. But to add insult to injury... Read Full Article »

Tags: accounting | agreements | compliance | Banking | Tax | Expats | FATCA | Compliance | individuals | United States | regulation | legislation | court | law | offshore | tax authority | services | banking | financial services | tax compliance | tax |

 

The Turks and Caicos Islands - A Fiscal Paradise 90 Minutes From Miami

The Turks and Caicos Islands - A Fiscal Paradise 90 Minutes From Miami

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 22 April, 2016

Turks and Caicos, located in the Caribbean Sea, has become the latest British Overseas Territory to have announced plans to improve its work and residence permit regimes recently. Find out more about these sun-kissed... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | business | Immigration | Tax | Work | currency | Immigration | individuals | employees | United States | Bahamas | Haiti | Jamaica | Turks and Caicos Islands | regulation | law | services | financial services | fees | tax | trade |

 

Isle of Man - Keeping The Door Open For Skilled Expats

Isle of Man - Keeping The Door Open For Skilled Expats

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 April, 2016

Ever responsive to the demands of international business, the Isle of Man Government has recently made a number of important changes to its visa and work permit system to make it easier for skilled workers... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | Students | Europe | Work | Invest | Employment | individuals | investment | Switzerland | India | Ireland | Isle of Man | Liechtenstein | United Kingdom | legislation | law | offshore | banking | education | tax |

 

Citizenship By Investment - St. Lucia Joins The Club

Citizenship By Investment - St. Lucia Joins The Club

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 29 March, 2016

With many small nations hit hard by the financial crisis, and struggling to come to terms with unfavorable currents in the global economy, some are considering all sorts of inventive ways to attract inward investment... Read Full Article »

Tags: accounting | business | Investment | Tax | Europe | Invest | Other | Investment | Citizenship | investment | Martinique | Malta | Saint Lucia | Grenada | regulation | offshore | services | construction | fees | tax | trade |

 

America's Unending Tax Net

America's Unending Tax Net

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 16 March, 2016

With the United States authorities having recently issued new guidance on selected expat tax issues, in this feature we provide a reminder of the tax rules facing expat Americans... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Tax | Expats | FATCA | individuals | self-employment | employees | retirement | Guam | American Samoa | Puerto Rico | United States | Northern Mariana Islands | Samoa | legislation | law | offshore | tax | tax rates | withholding tax | social security |

 

The Best Cities To Get Sent On Assignment (And Some Of The Worst)

The Best Cities To Get Sent On Assignment (And Some Of The Worst)

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 29 February, 2016

Yes, the weather is often on the dull side, taxes are usually on the high side and the cost of real estate is on the eye-wateringly expensive side, but Western Europe still dominates the top tier of Mercer's league table of cities measured... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | multinationals | Europe | Asia-Pacific | Other | North America | Africa | South America | Western Europe | Central and Eastern Europe | expatriates | employees | Dubai | Japan | Austria | New Zealand | Switzerland | Australia | Mexico | Singapore | services |

 

Bermuda: An Expat's Fiscal Paradise

Bermuda: An Expat's Fiscal Paradise

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 15 February, 2016

Bermuda may be small and remote and most famous for the mysterious eponymous "triangle." But it is also one the world's wealthiest places, is blessed with stunning beaches and mild temperatures year round, and is almost completely... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | payroll | dividends | Immigration | Tax | Europe | Work | North America | budget | Immigration | Offshore | FATCA | Canada | Bermuda | law | offshore | services | financial services | insurance | tax | stamp duty |

 

London Property Market: What Goes Up...?

London Property Market: What Goes Up...?

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 01 February, 2016

London. It's not only the United Kingdom's capital city, but the world's second largest financial centre, and a world city, and lots of people want to buy property there, either as a home or an investment... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | Tax | Invest | economics | Expats | Offshore | investment | United Kingdom | law | tax | stamp duty |

 

Offshore Companies

Offshore Companies

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 18 January, 2016

The term "offshore" when used to describe a country or territory with very low rates of tax has come to be used almost pejoratively these days. However, in the vast majority of countries, the use of "offshore" companies and bank accounts... Read Full Article »

Tags: company formation | business | Tax | Offshore | expatriates | professionals | retirement | investment | trusts | legislation | law | asset protection | offshore trusts | banking secrecy | offshore | services | banking | financial services | fees | tax |

 

 




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