Expat News Tagged 'Isle of Man'

IoM Seeing Positive Results From Work Permit Reforms

IoM Seeing Positive Results From Work Permit Reforms

By by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London, 05 March, 2018

The Isle of Man Government says it is seeing positive results from recent changes to the island's work permit system, with the vast majority of work permit applications submitted online being processed within one working day. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Isle of Man | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

Isle Of Man's ICT Sector Work Permit Waiver 'A Success'

Isle Of Man's ICT Sector Work Permit Waiver 'A Success'

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 25 April, 2017

The Isle of Man's work permit exemption for skilled workers in the ICT and e-Business sectors has been in high demand since it was introduced in March 2016. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | Finance | business | commerce | e-commerce | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Personal Finance | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

IoM Simplifies Seasonal Hospitality Work Permits

IoM Simplifies Seasonal Hospitality Work Permits

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 27 March, 2017

The Isle of Man has made it easier for companies in the tourism industry to recruit seasonal workers where they have been unable to recruit workers locally. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | business | employees | travel and tourism | unemployment | Expats | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

UK To Close Property Developer Offshore Tax Loophole

UK To Close Property Developer Offshore Tax Loophole

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 14 June, 2016

The United Kingdom has legislated to stop property developers from using offshore structures in the Crown Dependencies to avoid UK tax on profits. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | tax | business | Guernsey | Jersey | United Kingdom | offshore | agreements | legislation | Expats

 

British-Irish Visa Scheme Extended To Isle Of Man

British-Irish Visa Scheme Extended To Isle Of Man

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 01 March, 2016

The British-Irish Visa Scheme has been extended to the Isle of Man, in a move that should drive more business to the island. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | tax | business | India | Ireland | international financial centres (IFC) | United Kingdom | fees | offshore | legislation | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

First Names Group To Acquire Guernsey's Mercator

First Names Group To Acquire Guernsey's Mercator

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 10 January, 2014

First Names Group, an Isle of Man-based trust, fund and corporate services provider, announced on January 07, 2014 that it is set to acquire Guernsey-based rival Mercator. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | investment | business | trusts | investment funds | Guernsey | services | Expats

 

Offshore Company Formations Have Slowed

Offshore Company Formations Have Slowed

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 07 August, 2013

The majority of offshore jurisdictions experienced a decline in company incorporation activity in the second half of 2012 compared with the first half, according to legal services consultancy the Applebly Group. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | company formation | Mauritius | legal services | Bermuda | Cayman Islands | China | Guernsey | Virgin Islands | offshore company formation | offshore | Hong Kong | British Virgin Islands | Seychelles | services | Expats | Africa

 

Channel Islands Confirm UK 'FATCA' Talks

Channel Islands Confirm UK 'FATCA' Talks

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 04 December, 2012

The Chief Ministers of Jersey and Guernsey have confirmed that negotiations are to proceed between the Crown Dependencies and the United Kingdom towards the negotiation of inter-governmental agreements to facilitate a new era of automatic information exchange between the islands and the United Kingdom, to achieve a similar framework as that envisaged by the United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Isle of Man | compliance | tax | investment | offshore confidentiality | tax avoidance | interest | law | banking | financial services | Guernsey | Jersey | United Kingdom | offshore | agreements | withholding tax | services

 

Guernsey Receives UK Clarification On QROPS Rules

Guernsey Receives UK Clarification On QROPS Rules

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 June, 2012

The UK tax authority, HM Revenue and Customs, has clarified the rules that Guernsey and other overseas pension schemes must follow in order to be reinstated with Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme status following a significant, ill-understood rule change in April. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Isle of Man | tax | pensions | offshore pensions | law | employees | retirement | international financial centres (IFC) | Guernsey | Jersey | tax authority | offshore | Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)

 

IoM Overhauls Planning Application Levies

IoM Overhauls Planning Application Levies

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 June, 2012

The Isle of Man government has announced proposals to comprehensively restructure planning application fees to recover a more realistic percentage of costs incurred. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Isle of Man | tax | real-estate | international financial centres (IFC) | fees | offshore

 

 




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