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French Lawmakers Seek FATCA Relief For Expats In France

French Lawmakers Seek FATCA Relief For Expats In France

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 18 June, 2018

The French Senate on May 15, 2018, adopted the text of a proposed Motion for Resolution in principle, which calls on the French Government to negotiate with the US Government relief for French taxpayers that were born in the US and face US tax penalties having been unaware they would be covered by the US Foreign Tax Compliance Act. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | FATCA | withholding tax | France | United States | penalties | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

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

 

Finnish Lawmakers Call For Termination Of Portuguese DTA

Finnish Lawmakers Call For Termination Of Portuguese DTA

By by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels, 13 April, 2018

The Finnish Government has proposed that parliament terminate the 1970 double tax agreement between Finland and Portugal so that Finland can tax the pensions of retired Finnish expats. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Finance | tax | pensions | double tax agreement (DTA) | Portugal | law | legislation | Finland | Expats | Europe

 

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

 

Tax Practitioners Highlight UK HNWI Exodus

Tax Practitioners Highlight UK HNWI Exodus

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 28 February, 2018

High-net-worth individuals are leaving the UK in search of a more accommodating tax system, political stability, and a higher quality of life, according to leading private wealth advisors. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Wealth | tax | business | property tax | mining | law | entrepreneurs | international financial centres (IFC) | Guernsey | United Kingdom | education | professionals | standards | Barbados | Expats | 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

 

Taiwan Announces Perks For Skilled Foreign Expats

Taiwan Announces Perks For Skilled Foreign Expats

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 13 November, 2017

Taiwan's Government has approved a 50 percent tax cut for overseas workers as part of its plan to attract more foreign talent to the country. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | insurance | retirement | Taiwan | professionals | social security | regulation | Employment | Expats | Work | Recruitment | Professionals

 

 




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