Articles And Special Features Tagged 'inheritance tax'

How Does The 2017 UK Budget Affect Expats?

How Does The 2017 UK Budget Affect Expats?

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 15 March, 2017

British expats living in the European Union continue to face huge uncertainty over their legal status and financial affairs. But, back home, at least Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond did not heap too much pain on expats... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Pensions | Tax | Europe | budget | Pensions | Offshore | Personal Tax | Compliance | Finance | individuals | employees | retirement | Insurance | pensions | legislation | offshore | tax | inheritance tax |

 

No Respite For UK Non-Doms In Autumn Statement

No Respite For UK Non-Doms In Autumn Statement

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 02 December, 2016

"Non-domiciled" tax status in the United Kingdom has been under attack for a number years by governments of various shades. And the current administration is no exception after it was confirmed in the recently announced Autumn Statement... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Investment | Tax | Invest | Other | budget | Investment | individuals | entrepreneurs | investment | United Kingdom | court | law | offshore | services | tax | inheritance tax |

 

UK QROPS - The Expat Pensioner's Flexible Friend

UK QROPS - The Expat Pensioner's Flexible Friend

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 17 June, 2016

For long-term residents of the United Kingdom with plans to retire abroad, QROPS (Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme) provide a neat, tax efficient solution to the problem of pension portability for expats... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | business | professionals | pensions | investment | Cyprus | Gibraltar | Malta | Australia | Guernsey | United Kingdom | standards | legislation | law | tax authority | services | banking | financial services | fees | tax | inheritance tax |

 

UK Summer Budget: A Gamer-Changer For Non-Doms

UK Summer Budget: A Gamer-Changer For Non-Doms

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 17 July, 2015

In a previous article for Expat Briefing, we surmised whether a victory for the Labour Party in the May 2015 general election would signal the end of non-domiciled tax status in the United Kingdom. As it transpired... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | Tax | Capital Gains | individuals | investment | United Kingdom | trusts | legislation | court | law | offshore | services | tax | inheritance tax |

 

How The UK Election Result Affects Expats

How The UK Election Result Affects Expats

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 27 May, 2015

So the soapboxes and rosettes have been put away, and the final credits have rolled on the seemingly endless carousel of televised debates between party leaders, at least for another five years at any rate... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | business | interest | charities | Tax | Europe | Offshore | Currency | individuals | investment | France | Italy | Spain | Portugal | penalties | law | tax authority | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | tax | inheritance tax |

 

EU Steps Up Fight Against Tax and Pension Obstacles

EU Steps Up Fight Against Tax and Pension Obstacles

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 22 April, 2014

In a follow-up to the European Commission’s announcement in January 2014 regarding its commitment to removing tax and other obstacles hindering EU citizens living or working in other member states, Brussels has announced... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | interest | Pensions | Tax | Europe | Pensions | individuals | Insurance | pensions | investment | Slovakia | regulation | law | European Commission | services | commerce | insurance | e-commerce | tax compliance | tax | inheritance tax |

 

UK and Ireland Are Inheritance Tax Blackspots

UK and Ireland Are Inheritance Tax Blackspots

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 04 April, 2014

You can’t take it with you as the saying goes, but this doesn’t stop the government from taking a large chunk of your estate after your death in inheritance or estate taxes, and new research has shown that the United Kingdom... Read Full Article »

Tags: Tax | Europe | Expats | individuals | pensions | investment | Japan | Canada | New Zealand | Spain | Ireland | Netherlands | Niger | Nigeria | Russia | Australia | China | Romania | services | tax | inheritance tax |

 

QNUPS

QNUPS

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 07 March, 2014

Following the recent announcement that Gibraltar is to introduce legislation allowing for something called a QNUPS to be set up in the jurisdiction, this week we take a look at the pros and cons of this highly flexible pension vehicle... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | business | Tax | Offshore | Capital Gains | Wealth | expatriates | retirement | pensions | investment | Gibraltar | Guernsey | legislation | offshore | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | services | tax | inheritance tax | tax avoidance | tax planning |

 

Envelopes And Oligarchs: UK Property Taxes To Deter Foreign Buyers?

Envelopes And Oligarchs: UK Property Taxes To Deter Foreign Buyers?

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 07 February, 2014

For non-residents, one of the main attractions of property investment in the United Kingdom was that traditionally, it could be done mostly free from taxation. All this seems to be changing as a result of recent government measures... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Tax | budget | individuals | investment | Cyprus | France | Germany | Greece | Hong Kong | Ireland | China | Singapore | United Kingdom | trusts | legislation | tax | inheritance tax | property tax | tax avoidance | stamp duty |

 

Living and Working Abroad?

Living and Working Abroad?

by Investors Offshore editorial staff, February 2013, 15 February, 2013

Whether you are still in the planning stages of expatriation, or have already made the move overseas, it is worth considering the benefits that offshore banking and investment could hold for you in what is, after all, a financially advantageous position. Continuing globalisation, and the increased use of electronic banking have meant that for you as an expatriate, a multitude of opportunities have opened up which would not have been available a few years ago - now the world is quite literally your oyster! Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | dividends | currency | Offshore | retirement | pensions | investment | Jersey | penalties | legislation | law | offshore banking | asset protection | offshore | services | banking | fees | tax | inheritance tax | trade |

 

 




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