Articles And Special Features Tagged 'FATCA'

Barbados - The Gateway To The Caribbean

Barbados - The Gateway To The Caribbean

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 August, 2016

The most easterly of the Caribbean islands, Barbados, is a popular destination for expat retirees and investors from North America and Europe. With its year-round warm climate contrasting sharply with the often unforgiving winters... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Immigration | Tax | Europe | Retire | currency | Immigration | Offshore | FATCA | individuals | employees | investment | Barbados | regulation | law | services | construction | insurance | tax | withholding tax | trade |

 

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 |

 

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 |

 

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 |

 

A Warning To US Citizens: Planning A Holiday Abroad? Then Pay Your Taxes!

A Warning To US Citizens: Planning A Holiday Abroad? Then Pay Your Taxes!

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 21 December, 2015

As if American expats didn't have enough to worry about when attempting to ensure their tax affairs are in order following the introduction of the FBAR rules and the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, now Uncle Sam has... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Tax | Expats | FATCA | Compliance | United States | penalties | legislation | law | services | mining | tax | social security |

 

The Common Reporting Standard: The Global FATCA

The Common Reporting Standard: The Global FATCA

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 07 July, 2015

Much has been made of the impact of the United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) on US expats, Americans with financial interests overseas, and financial institutions all over the world. However, few people... Read Full Article »

Tags: agreements | business | interest | Banking | Tax | Expats | FATCA | investment | British Virgin Islands | Austria | Canada | Belgium | Russia | Australia | Bermuda | Cayman Islands | Virgin Islands | tax authority | services | financial services | insurance | tax |

 

FATCA: No Respite For US Expats - Yet

FATCA: No Respite For US Expats - Yet

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 08 May, 2015

Following another call from US expat pressure group Americans Citizens Abroad (ACA) that the United States Treasury amend tax regulations to exempt Americans residing in a foreign country from the Foreign Account Tax Compliance... Read Full Article »

Tags: agreements | compliance | interest | Tax | Employment | Expats | FATCA | Compliance | United States | regulation | penalties | legislation | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | tax authority | services | banking | financial services | insurance | tax | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) |

 

Beware The US Expatriation Tax

Beware The US Expatriation Tax

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 13 February, 2015

For those citizens and long-term residents of the United States quitting the country in protest at its increasingly onerous taxes – and recent statistics suggest that there are record numbers of these people – one final tax surprise awaits... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | speculation | interest | Banking | Tax | inflation | Expats | FATCA | Compliance | Citizenship | individuals | expatriates | investment | United States | Singapore | United Kingdom | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | services | fees | tax |

 

Barbados Focus

Barbados Focus

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial , 14 November, 2014

For those of us in the chilly northern latitudes, as the days grow shorter and colder, and the rain lashes the windows at near-horizontal angles, November is the time to be dreaming about lying on sun-kissed beaches in the sub-tropics, good book in one hand, good cocktail in the other. Appropriate then, that this week’s feature is a guide to Barbados.
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Tags: business | interest | Immigration | Tax | Retire | Other | Immigration | Offshore | FATCA | individuals | employees | investment | Barbados | regulation | law | offshore | services | construction | insurance | tax | trade |

 

The Great US Expat Banking Lock-Out

The Great US Expat Banking Lock-Out

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 13 October, 2014

American expats have long faced difficulties in accessing vital financial services abroad due to increasingly onerous reporting requirements required of them and financial institutions by US tax law. It was widely forecast within the US expat... Read Full Article »

Tags: agreements | compliance | business | interest | Tax | Expats | FATCA | Compliance | individuals | United States | penalties | legislation | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | G20 | services | banking | financial services | insurance | fees | tax |

 

 




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