Expat News Tagged 'Offshore'

Shanghai Attracts Foreign Experts With Special Visas

Shanghai Attracts Foreign Experts With Special Visas

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 29 March, 2018

The Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone, half of which is located in the Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone, reports that Shanghai has granted 52 special "R visas" to high-profile foreign experts since the start of this year. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | China | offshore | professionals | construction | services | Expats | Visas and Passports

 

Jersey Increases Fees For Expat Workers

Jersey Increases Fees For Expat Workers

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 22 May, 2017

Jersey has announced plans to increase the cost of registration cards and licenses for those living and working on the island. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | fees | offshore | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Surge In Demand From Expats For UK Buy-To-Let Properties

Surge In Demand From Expats For UK Buy-To-Let Properties

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 17 February, 2017

Skipton International, the offshore bank, has reported that it has seen applications for UK mortgages from expats in Hong Kong more than double over the past three years, and applications from elsewhere rise too. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | investment | Mortgages | Guernsey | offshore | Hong Kong | currency | Expats | Money Transfers | Europe | Invest

 

Jersey Simplifies Tax Compliance For Expats

Jersey Simplifies Tax Compliance For Expats

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

Jersey residents leaving the island for three months or more can now complete a single online form to ensure the Taxes Office and other relevant departments are informed. Read full story »

Tags: international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | offshore | education | Education | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Education | Immigration | Tax

 

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

 

Expat Bank Data Exchanged Under FATCA

Expat Bank Data Exchanged Under FATCA

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 12 October, 2015

The US Internal Revenue Service has begun receiving data from foreign banks about US expats' overseas bank accounts and is now sharing data with certain foreign tax authorities to also support their tax enforcement efforts. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Finance | Offshore | tax | tax avoidance | offshore | legislation | Compliance | Employment | Expat Services | Expats | Investment | Money Transfers | Personal Finance | Working Abroad | Work | Invest | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Investment | Lifestyle | Tax | Working Abroad

 

Australia To Hike Visa Fees

Australia To Hike Visa Fees

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 16 June, 2015

Australia will hike visa fees and merge the two administrations responsible for their processing from July 1, 2015. Read full story »

Tags: Australia | offshore | Expats | Immigration | Travel | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Australia Extends Visa Biometrics Requirements

Australia Extends Visa Biometrics Requirements

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 17 March, 2015

From May 6, 2015, more people applying for Australian visas will need to submit biometric data. Read full story »

Tags: Offshore | Australia | fees | Expat Services | Expats | Travel | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

Dubai Property Prices Cooling

Dubai Property Prices Cooling

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 23 February, 2015

A combination of factors has resulted in a cooling of Dubai real estate prices, and expats are set to benefit. Read full story »

Tags: United Arab Emirates | tax | India | Mortgages | international financial centres (IFC) | offshore | currency | Dubai | Expats | Foreign Exchange (Forex) | Investment | Property Investment | Europe | Invest | Investment

 

 




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