Expat News Tagged 'business'

Shanghai Grants First 'Entrepreneurship' Visa

Shanghai Grants First 'Entrepreneurship' Visa

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 30 August, 2018

Shanghai authorities have issued the city state's first "entrepreneurship visa" to a foreign national. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | business | entrepreneurs | China | Expats | Visas and Passports

 

Skilled Foreigners Being Turned Away For UK Visas

Skilled Foreigners Being Turned Away For UK Visas

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

Lower-paid medical practitioners are increasingly having their request for UK working visas rejected, as a result of immigration quotas. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | public sector | law | employees | United Kingdom | education | professionals | Expats | Immigration | Other | Immigration

 

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

 

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

 

Brexit Killing UK's Appeal For Students And Graduates

Brexit Killing UK's Appeal For Students And Graduates

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 10 January, 2018

A survey of 648 graduates at UK universities conducted by KPMG has revealed that almost two thirds (62 percent) of graduates feel less confident about their career prospects because of Brexit. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | investment | business | Expats | Working Abroad | business investment | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

UK To Levy VAT On Telecoms Services For Overseas Brits

UK To Levy VAT On Telecoms Services For Overseas Brits

By by Amanda Banks, Tax-News.com, London, 21 July, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs has published details of new provisions for a value-added tax charge on UK consumers using B2C telecommunication services outside the EU. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | business | value added tax (VAT) | VAT cross-border transactions | United Kingdom | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | services | Expats | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

US May Block New Visa Route For Int'l Entrepreneurs

US May Block New Visa Route For Int'l Entrepreneurs

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 14 July, 2017

The United States look set to drop plans floated by the Obama administration for visa concessions for international entrepreneurs. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | investment | business | entrepreneurs | United States | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | business investment | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

Saudi To Hike Taxes On Expat Workers

Saudi To Hike Taxes On Expat Workers

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 22 June, 2017

Saudi Arabia is to impose further taxes on expatriate employees from July 1. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | business | Saudi Arabia | employees | Expats

 

Scottish Air Tax Would Benefit Wealthy Travellers, Campaigners Say

Scottish Air Tax Would Benefit Wealthy Travellers, Campaigners Say

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 20 June, 2017

Wealthy frequent fliers stand to gain over 40 times as much from Scotland's plan to cut aviation tax than average taxpayers, according to a new report. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Wealth | tax | business | aviation | United Kingdom | services | Expats | Travel | Tax | Scotland

 

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

 

 




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