Articles And Special Features Tagged 'law'

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 |

 

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 |

 

Guernsey Focus

Guernsey Focus

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 09 December, 2015

This special feature gives the low-down on low-tax Guernsey, from setting up a business in the Bailiwick to moving to the island and taking advantage of its relaxed lifestyle... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Tax | Europe | Work | Employment | Finance | Insurance | investment | Alderney | France | Guernsey | regulation | legislation | court | law | services | banking | insurance | education | tax | social security |

 

Costa Rica Focus

Costa Rica Focus

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 24 November, 2015

With its pleasant sub-tropical climate, relatively low taxation and an array of residency programmes designed to attract expat retirees and investors from all over the world, the Central American republic of Costa Rica is well worth investigating... Read Full Article »

Tags: accounting | business | Immigration | Tax | Central America | Immigration | individuals | employees | investment | Costa Rica | Nicaragua | legislation | law | services | insurance | education | sales tax | tax | withholding tax | social security | trade |

 

Expat Health and Life Insurance

Expat Health and Life Insurance

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 23 October, 2015

Insurance is one of those things that everyone hopes they'll never need, and as a result, a frightening number choose to bury their heads in the sand, hoping that their luck will hold. However, by far the most sensible solution for those... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Europe | individuals | expatriates | employees | retirement | Insurance | investment | Dubai | Afghanistan | Canada | Ireland | Isle of Man | Bahrain | Iraq | Liechtenstein | regulation | law | offshore | insurance | tax |

 

Malta: The Small Island With Big Expat Popularity

Malta: The Small Island With Big Expat Popularity

Contributed by M Meilak and Associates, 30 September, 2015

After introducing its Individual Investor Program in 2014, Malta now has an extensive array of special incentives schemes designed to encourage skilled and well-heeled expats to take up residence in the country... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Tax | Europe | Invest | individuals | investment | Iceland | Malta | Ecuador | Liechtenstein | Mexico | Norway | law | offshore | tax authority | commerce | insurance | e-commerce | fees | tax | tax incentives |

 

Taxed And Unrepresented

Taxed And Unrepresented

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 12 August, 2015

Organizations representing the interests of expatriates have succeeded over the last couple of years in drawing attention to the issue of expat voting rights. However, while some people might have sympathy with those expats who are still... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Europe | expatriates | Canada | Italy | New Zealand | United States | Australia | United Kingdom | legislation | court | law | tax |

 

Skilled Expats: The Isle of Man Wants You

Skilled Expats: The Isle of Man Wants You

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 31 July, 2015

The Government of the Isle of Man has announced changes to the territory's work permit system which are intended to give greater certainty to Isle of Man employers and their prospective employees seeking to take up employment in the island and reduce the bureaucracy around applications... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | Europe | individuals | employees | investment funds | investment | Switzerland | Iceland | Isle of Man | Guernsey | Jersey | Liechtenstein | Norway | legislation | law | offshore | banking | insurance | health care | 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 |

 

 




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