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Saudi Arabia Announces Expat Levy Plans

Saudi Arabia Announces Expat Levy Plans

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 23 January, 2017

Saudi Arabia has announced plans to balance its budget by 2020. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | Saudi Arabia | energy | budget | fees | G20 | Gulf Cooperation Council | Expats | Other

 

France Plans Tax Surcharge On Second Homes

France Plans Tax Surcharge On Second Homes

By Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels, 06 November, 2014

France's Finance Minister, Michel Sapin, has confirmed that the Government is planning to empower local councils in areas with housing shortages to impose a 20 percent tax surcharge on second homes. Read full story »

Tags: tax | investment | real-estate investment | property tax | real-estate | budget | ministry of finance | tax rates | France | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Invest | Investment

 

UK Annuity Returns Fall After 2014 Budget Changes

UK Annuity Returns Fall After 2014 Budget Changes

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 22 September, 2014

A new report from Towers Watson suggest that UK employees who choose to take an annuity on retirement may receive lower payouts each year after the announcement of the Government's new Defined Contribution pension changes. Read full story »

Tags: interest | employees | retirement | budget | Expats

 

UK Chevening Scholarships Program Marks 30 Years

UK Chevening Scholarships Program Marks 30 Years

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 24 July, 2014

The UK Foreign Office has hosted an event celebrating the 30th anniversary of a Government-sponsored postgraduate scholarship program for overseas students wanting to study at British universities, a month before the opening of the 2015-16 application round. Read full story »

Tags: business | budget | United Kingdom | Education | Expats | Education

 

British Expats Could Suffer After UK's Latest Budget

British Expats Could Suffer After UK's Latest Budget

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 31 March, 2014

Measures in the UK's recent Budget could be bad news for British expats, in particular those living outside the European Union. Read full story »

Tags: tax | law | budget | United Kingdom | Expats | Europe | Other

 

UK Announces Changes To ISAs, Annuities

UK Announces Changes To ISAs, Annuities

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 24 March, 2014

The United Kingdom has unveiled a number of new measures affecting savers, including changes to the rules on Individual Savings Accounts and defined contribution schemes. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | tax | investment | pensions | budget | United Kingdom | Expats | Pensions | Personal Finance | Pensions

 

UAE Confirms It Will Not Tax Individual Income

UAE Confirms It Will Not Tax Individual Income

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 26 February, 2014

The United Arab Emirates does not plan to introduce an income tax for individuals, Finance Minister Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum has confirmed. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | United Arab Emirates | Finance | tax | sales tax | budget | corporation tax | fees | Gulf Cooperation Council | individual income tax | Dubai | services | Expats | Money Transfers | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

Hedge Fund Industry AUM Continues To Surge

Hedge Fund Industry AUM Continues To Surge

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 21 February, 2014

The hedge fund industry is predicted to reach a record USD3 trillion of assets under management (AUM) by the end of 2014, up from USD2.6 trillion at the end of 2013, according to Deutsche Bank's 12th annual Alternative Investor Survey, released on February 18, 2014. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | investment | business | pensions | insurance | hedge funds | budget | Expats | Invest

 

Canada Scraps Immigrant Investor Program

Canada Scraps Immigrant Investor Program

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 17 February, 2014

Canada is scrapping its Immigrant Investor and Entrepreneur Programs, and will instead introduce a pilot Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Fund project that the Government says will require "a real and significant investment in the Canadian economy." Read full story »

Tags: budget | Canada | Expats | Immigration | Investment | Invest | Immigration | Investment

 

Oman May Tax Remittances

Oman May Tax Remittances

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 27 November, 2013

The economic and financial committee of Oman's Shura Council has advised the government to tax the remittances sent by foreign workers to their home countries. Read full story »

Tags: United Arab Emirates | tax | budget | Oman | Expats | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

 




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