Expat News Tagged 'compliance'

Australia Cracks Down On Illegal Foreign Property Investment

Australia Cracks Down On Illegal Foreign Property Investment

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 04 January, 2019

In December, the Australian Government announced that it had forced the sale of more than 300 properties illegally acquired by foreign nationals. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | tax | tax compliance | real-estate | Australia | tax authority | penalties | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment | Tax

 

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

 

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

 

US Citizens Continue To Ditch Passports In Droves

US Citizens Continue To Ditch Passports In Droves

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 03 November, 2017

US expatriation numbers are on track for another record year, with 4,448 passport-holders renouncing their citizenship in the first three quarters of 2017. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | FATCA | United States | Compliance | Tax

 

Jump In US Expats Renouncing Citizenship

Jump In US Expats Renouncing Citizenship

By by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington, 04 August, 2017

According to Treasury Department statistics, the number of taxpayers renouncing their US citizenship in the second quarter of 2017 hit 1,759 – the second highest on record. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | FATCA | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | United States | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

South African Expats Face Higher Tax Bills

South African Expats Face Higher Tax Bills

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 03 August, 2017

Concerns have been expressed regarding the South African government's plans to remove the 183-day foreign earned income exemption provision for expats working outside of the country. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | South Africa | compliance | tax | tax compliance | tax avoidance | tax credits | legislation | Expats | Africa

 

ATR Seeks Residence-Based Taxation For US Expats

ATR Seeks Residence-Based Taxation For US Expats

By by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington, 09 June, 2017

Americans for Tax Reform has urged the Ways and Means Committee to include residence-based taxation for overseas Americans in an eventual tax reform package. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | FATCA | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | legislation | United States | tax reform | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

Americans For Tax Reform Lobbying For FATCA Repeal

Americans For Tax Reform Lobbying For FATCA Repeal

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

Americans for Tax Reform has urged Congressional lawmakers to include the repeal the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act in ongoing tax reform talks. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | investment | small business | business | FATCA | legislation | withholding tax | United States | tax reform | Compliance | Tax

 

American Expats Lobbying For Residence-Based Taxation

American Expats Lobbying For Residence-Based Taxation

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 08 December, 2016

In a recent proposal, American Citizens Abroad has set out a detailed description of its proposal for the enactment of residency-based taxation, rather than the existing citizenship-based taxation system, for American expats. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | inheritance tax | compliance | tax | tax compliance | gift tax | United States | tax reform | individual income tax | Expats | Tax

 

 



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