Articles And Special Features Tagged 'law'

FBAR - What US Persons Need To Know

FBAR - What US Persons Need To Know

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 08 June, 2015

This article outlines what Americans with foreign bank accounts must do to stay on the right side of the law under FBAR, with the June 30 filing deadline approaching fast... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Tax | individuals | retirement | United States | trusts | law | banking | insurance | internet | 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 |

 

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) |

 

US Expat Deadlines 2015

US Expat Deadlines 2015

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 21 April, 2015

As most American expats are no doubt well aware, tax obligations to the United States do not cease once you have crossed the US border. Indeed, the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently reminded American citizens and...
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Tags: interest | Tax | Retire | inflation | currency | individuals | self-employment | retirement | Hong Kong | Puerto Rico | United States | Bahamas | Bermuda | Cayman Islands | Singapore | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | services | mining | tax | social security |

 

Are We About To Witness The Demise Of The UK Non-Dom?

Are We About To Witness The Demise Of The UK Non-Dom?

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 09 April, 2015

The tax status of (usually well-heeled) long-term foreign residents in the United Kingdom hit the headlines again recently as the opposition Labour Party pledged to abolish the non-domicile tax rules if its wins the general election on May 7... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Tax | budget | individuals | entrepreneurs | investment | United Kingdom | trusts | law | offshore trusts | offshore | tax | revenue statistics | tax rates |

 

Panama Focus

Panama Focus

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 12 March, 2015

Panama has long been a popular location for expat retirees from North America and Europe. Not only does its sub-tropical climate make it a pleasant place to live, but its tax rules and special visa schemes are also very appealing... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Europe | individuals | investment | Japan | Panama | Czech Republic | Spain | United States | Netherlands | Portugal | Luxembourg | Singapore | legislation | law | services | banking | insurance | tax | social security | trade |

 

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 |

 

The UK Investor Visa

The UK Investor Visa

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 19 January, 2015

For a variety of reasons, the United Kingdom 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. The weather is bad... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | corporate governance | Students | Europe | Invest | Other | currency | individuals | investment | Switzerland | Iceland | Russia | China | Liechtenstein | Norway | United Kingdom | law | public health | fees |

 

Isle of Man Focus

Isle of Man Focus

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 11 December, 2014

As reported by sister publication Lowtax.net on December 4, 2014, international corporate services provider Dixcart has published an article highlighting the benefits of immigrating to the Isle of Man. This feature provides a brief overview of the island... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Students | Tax | Europe | Invest | Employment | Expats | individuals | investment | Switzerland | Isle of Man | Liechtenstein | Norway | legislation | law | offshore | services | banking | education | manufacturing | 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 |

 

 




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