Expat News Tagged 'agreements'

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

 

Georgia Closer To EU Visa Liberalization

Georgia Closer To EU Visa Liberalization

By Edouard Berthier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 03 November, 2014

The European Commission has agreed that Georgia has met the initial requirements for dialogue on visa-free travel within the EU, with new laws in the areas of document security, asylum, anti-corruption, and anti-money laundering, as well as other measures. Read full story »

Tags: European Commission | law | agreements | Georgia | European Union (EU) | Expats | Visas and Passports | Europe

 

FATCA Hurts Law-Abiding Americans Abroad: Heritage

FATCA Hurts Law-Abiding Americans Abroad: Heritage

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 16 June, 2014

The Heritage Foundation has issued a report to demonstrate how the United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act is hurting Americans living abroad, and has recommended that it should be reformed. Read full story »

Tags: compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | tax compliance | FATCA | law | financial services | insurance | trusts | enforcement | agreements | legislation | United States | tax reform | regulation | individual income tax | services | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

Americans Quitting US As FATCA Approaches

Americans Quitting US As FATCA Approaches

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 May, 2014

According to Treasury Department statistics published in the Federal Register, 1001 United States taxpayers gave up their passports or their green cards in the first quarter of 2014, an increase of 47.4 percent over the 679 individuals that did so in the first quarter of last year. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | compliance | tax | tax compliance | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | tax authority | agreements | United States | individual income tax | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

Continued Block On US Tax Treaty Approvals

Continued Block On US Tax Treaty Approvals

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 May, 2014

Rand Paul, in a May 7 letter to United States Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, confirmed that he will continue to block the passage of five tax treaties that are presently awaiting a move to the Senate floor. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | tax compliance | Chile | Hungary | FATCA | law | Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) | Luxembourg | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | tax authority | agreements | Switzerland | United States | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

Banco Santander Targets China

Banco Santander Targets China

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 April, 2014

Spanish bank Banco Santander is seeking to expand its business in China, where it has several agreements to develop its consumer finance and investment banking business, according to chairman Emilio Botín. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | training | banking | China | agreements | professionals | Hong Kong | Spain | retail | services | Expats

 

Jersey Adds A TIEA

Jersey Adds A TIEA

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 December, 2013

A law to ratify the TIEA signed between Jersey and Slovenia was tabled before Jersey's parliament for its approval on December 23, 2013. Read full story »

Tags: tax | Slovenia | law | Jersey | agreements | Switzerland | G20 | Compliance | Expats | Europe

 

Philippines Welcomes Removal From Italian 'Black List'

Philippines Welcomes Removal From Italian 'Black List'

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 11 December, 2013

The Philippines Government has welcomed the signing on December 9 of a protocol to its existing double taxation agreement with Italy, which should signify that the Philippines will be taken off the "black list" of countries that Italy considers to be tax havens. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Finance | Treaties | tax | double tax agreement (DTA) | Tax Treaties | law | Philippines | agreements | Italy | standards | Expats | Tax

 

Call To Cut Double Taxation Of Americans Resident Abroad

Call To Cut Double Taxation Of Americans Resident Abroad

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 09 December, 2013

American Citizens Abroad has written to the United States Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, and other interested stakeholders in the Treasury Department, the Internal Revenue Service and Congress, calling for a correction to "what appears to be a drafting oversight in the preparation of the Affordable Care Act that leads to double taxation of Americans resident abroad." Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Insurance | tax | investment | law | entrepreneurs | trusts | tax credits | agreements | health care | self-employment | legislation | tax rates | social security | United States | regulation | individual income tax | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment | Tax

 

Dubai Soon To Publish New Standards For Islamic Bonds

Dubai Soon To Publish New Standards For Islamic Bonds

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 02 December, 2013

Dubai plans to publish new standards for issuing and trading Islamic bonds within the next one or two weeks, says the chairman of Dubai Financial Market, Essa Kazim. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | law | agreements | standards | islamic finance | alternative investment | Dubai | Expats

 

 



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