Articles And Special Features Tagged 'stamp duty'

Seychelles Focus

Seychelles Focus

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 17 July, 2017

The Seychelles are usually thought of as an up-market tourist destination, a particular favorite of honeymooning couples from the chilly climes of northern Europe. However, the islands are also a popular choice for expats seeking... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Tax | currency | Employment | expatriates | employees | investment | Seychelles | standards | offshore | services | construction | commerce | financial services | manufacturing | fees | tax | stamp duty | social security | BEPS | trade |

 

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 |

 

The Bahamas

The Bahamas

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 25 September, 2015

Recently described by its Prime Minster Perry Christie as a country “ripe for investment,” the Bahamas is a byword for tropical paradise and was last year chosen as the best low-tax expat destination by relocation specialists Bradley Hackford... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Investment | Tax | Invest | unemployment | Investment | investment | Bahamas | legislation | offshore | services | commerce | training | insurance | environment | e-commerce | fees | tax | property tax | stamp duty | trade |

 

The Bahamas

The Bahamas

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 18 August, 2014

As a follow up to our recent feature on the top-ten best low-tax locations for expats, this report focuses on the country at the top of that list: The Bahamas... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Investment | Tax | Invest | Investment | investment | Bahamas | legislation | offshore | services | commerce | training | financial services | insurance | environment | e-commerce | fees | tax | property tax | stamp duty | trade |

 

The Top Ten Low-Tax Locations For Expats

The Top Ten Low-Tax Locations For Expats

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 08 August, 2014

Last month, Expat Briefing reported that The Bahamas was placed top of a list of the best low-tax jurisdictions for expatriate individuals by Bradley Hackford, a company that specializes in relocation for individuals... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | dividends | Tax | Europe | individuals | investment | Andorra | Dubai | Panama | France | Switzerland | Bahamas | Mauritius | Bulgaria | Guernsey | Monaco | legislation | tax | tax rates | stamp duty |

 

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 |

 

Britain Open For Business?

Britain Open For Business?

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 17 December, 2013

Since coming to power in 2010, the ‘Con-Lib’ coalition has laid down the welcome mat for wealthy foreigners, especially those likely to contribute to the UK’s future economic growth. However, despite the oft-repeated mantra that Britain is “open for business,” new research suggests that the Government is as much interested in the benefits expats bring to HM Treasury as the wider economy. Read Full Article »

Tags: agreements | compliance | business | interest | Tax | Invest | budget | individuals | employees | hedge funds | investment | law | offshore | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | banking | insurance | tax compliance | tax | property tax | tax avoidance | stamp duty |

 

Singapore Focus

Singapore Focus

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 01 November, 2013

Recently rated as the safest place in the world for expats raising children, Singapore is one of the most popular expat destinations in Asia and the subject of this briefing. Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | Europe | budget | individuals | employees | investment | Japan | Indonesia | Malaysia | India | Singapore | trusts | services | banking | environment | education | tax | tax rates | withholding tax | stamp duty |

 

Online Trading For Expats

Online Trading For Expats

Investors Offshore Editorial, July 2013, 19 July, 2013

For the domestic investor, the choice of online brokers seems almost endless; for the expat, whose somewhat unusual situation allows for a greater flexibility of investment choice and possible advantages in terms of taxation, the choice seems to be less broad, but is growing by the minute, as onshore brokerages recognise the potential of the expanding 'globetrotting' mass affluent market, and brokers in low-tax jurisdictions recognise the need to provide their clients with up-to-the-minute facilities. Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | dividends | currency | Offshore | forex | stock exchanges | investment | United States | regulation | trusts | legislation | offshore | services | retail | banking | internet | fees | tax | stamp duty | trade |

 

 




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