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Netherlands To Shorten Expat Tax Scheme

Netherlands To Shorten Expat Tax Scheme

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 27 April, 2018

The Dutch Government has proposed shortening the duration of the special tax scheme for expatriate workers from eight years to five. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Finance | tax | Netherlands | employees | individual income tax | Expats

 

US Expats Seek Relief From Transition Tax

US Expats Seek Relief From Transition Tax

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com - 29 March, 2018

Two organizations representing the interests of US citizens living abroad have warned the US Treasury Department that the transition tax included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act could place unfair tax and administrative burdens on expats with small businesses. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | small business | business | interest | United States | regulation | penalties | Expats | Tax

 

Wealthy Flocking To Sign Up To Italy's Flat Tax Scheme

Wealthy Flocking To Sign Up To Italy's Flat Tax Scheme

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com - 29 March, 2018

Fabrizio Pagani, Italian Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan's Chief of Staff, has said that around 150 wealthy expats have taken up residency in Italy under a recently introduced flat tax scheme intended to attract investors to the country. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Russia | Finance | tax | Netherlands | Norway | Italy | Switzerland | United States | individual income tax

 

Singapore Hikes Foreign Worker Tax Significantly

Singapore Hikes Foreign Worker Tax Significantly

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 28 February, 2018

Singapore is to hike its levy on companies hiring foreign workers from April 1, 2019. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | law | Singapore | Expats

 

European Court Ruling A Boost For Self-Employed Expats

European Court Ruling A Boost For Self-Employed Expats

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 16 January, 2018

Self-employed EU citizens should be able to maintain a right of residence and, through such, access to welfare in another member state, even when they have been unable secure more work, Europe's top court has ruled. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | Ireland | employees | Romania | unemployment | legislation | Expats | Europe

 

France Prepares To Lure London Bankers With Tax Cuts

France Prepares To Lure London Bankers With Tax Cuts

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 18 December, 2017

The French Government is planning to unveil additional tax cuts next year to encourage London's bankers and financiers to relocate to Paris. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | employees | United Kingdom | social security | France | Germany | Expats

 

Younger UK Passport Holders Can Use Simpler Online Renewal Service

Younger UK Passport Holders Can Use Simpler Online Renewal Service

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 19 December, 2017

British passport holders between the ages of 16 and 25 can now use the online passport renewal service, which was previously available only to people aged 26 or older. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | law | United Kingdom | Expats | Immigration | Other | Immigration

 

France Urged To Do More To Support Immigration

France Urged To Do More To Support Immigration

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 03 January, 2018

A new report from the OECD says France's work permit system is unnecessarily complex, with regional disparities, and there is not enough transparency for employers. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Citizenship | employees | professionals | France | standards | Expats

 

European Court Rules In Major UK Immigration Case

European Court Rules In Major UK Immigration Case

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 28 November, 2017

Europe's top court has delivered a landmark ruling that will benefit married couples where one is an EU citizen who newly takes up citizenship in an EU country and their non-EU spouse seeks to join them. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | court | law | Algeria | United Kingdom | legislation | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Malta Work Permit Processing Times Slashed

Malta Work Permit Processing Times Slashed

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 14 November, 2017

Malta's immigration authority, Identity Malta, has slashed processing times for issuing single work permits. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Citizenship | Malta | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | construction | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

 

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