Expat News Tagged 'inheritance 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

 

Property Landlords Offered HMRC Computer Tutorials

Property Landlords Offered HMRC Computer Tutorials

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 21 May, 2014

People who rent out residential property in the UK are being offered an on-line course by the tax authority, HM Revenue and Customs, to help them understand when and how to pay tax on rental income. Read full story »

Tags: capital gains tax (CGT) | inheritance tax | compliance | tax | tax compliance | real-estate | United Kingdom | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | individual income tax | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Invest | Investment

 

Gibraltar To Offer New Pension Schemes To UK Expats

Gibraltar To Offer New Pension Schemes To UK Expats

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 05 March, 2014

Gibraltar is to introduce Qualified Non-UK Pension Schemes, which will enable British expats to make additional contributions to pension schemes that will be administered by Gibraltar-regulated trustees. Read full story »

Tags: inheritance tax | Wealth | Capital Gains | tax | pensions | Gibraltar | law | legislation | Expats | Tax

 

Belgian Union Fears Regionalization Of Property Taxation

Belgian Union Fears Regionalization Of Property Taxation

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 January, 2014

Olivier Hamal, President of Belgium's national union of owners and co-owners, has warned of the potential danger of regionalizing the taxation of real estate in Belgium in future, fearing the impact of decentralization on future property lessors and owners. Read full story »

Tags: inheritance tax | tax | Belgium | Netherlands | property tax | gross domestic product (GDP) | Germany | Expats | Europe | Tax

 

Hong Kong Warned Of Need For Continued Product Development

Hong Kong Warned Of Need For Continued Product Development

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 11 September, 2013

In order to consolidate its position as Asia's premier wealth and asset management hub, Norman Chan, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's Chief Executive, told the Treasury Markets Summit 2013 that Hong Kong needs to continue to improve the infrastructure for its services and products, and to reach out and market to overseas asset managers. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | inheritance tax | tax | investment | business | law | banking | financial services | trusts | investment funds | China | offshore | legislation | offshore trusts | stamp duty | Hong Kong | islamic finance | services | Expats

 

Switzerland Set To Sign French Inheritance Tax Deal

Switzerland Set To Sign French Inheritance Tax Deal

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 09 July, 2013

The Swiss Federal Council has given the go-ahead for the signing of the new Franco-Swiss agreement, aimed at avoiding double taxation in the area of inheritance tax. Read full story »

Tags: inheritance tax | compliance | Wealth | tax | double tax agreement (DTA) | tax compliance | tax avoidance | interest | law | agreements | France | Switzerland | Expats | Wealth Management

 

Hollande Renews Drive for EU Tax Harmonization

Hollande Renews Drive for EU Tax Harmonization

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 20 December, 2012

Following the latest European Council meeting in Brussels, French President François Hollande underlined the need to make strides to harmonize European fiscal policy as well as budgetary policy. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | inheritance tax | tax | investment | Belgium | fiscal policy | agreements | France | Switzerland

 

UK Draft Finance Bill 2013 Published

UK Draft Finance Bill 2013 Published

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 13 December, 2012

The UK government has published draft tax legislation to be included in the Finance Bill 2013, including a reduction in corporation tax to 21% from 2014, as well as tax reliefs described by the Treasury as "among the most generous in the world" for the video games, high-end TV and animation industries. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | inheritance tax | tax | investment | business | pensions | real-estate investment | property tax | tax avoidance | real-estate | budget | corporation tax | United Kingdom | legislation | tax rates | withholding tax | stamp duty | tax breaks | charities | research and development

 

EU To Ease Rules On Cross-Border Successions

EU To Ease Rules On Cross-Border Successions

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 June, 2012

The European Union's Council of Justice Ministers has adopted a proposal to simply the settlement of international successions, easing the legal burden for beneficiaries where a person dies with property in another EU member state. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | inheritance tax | tax | investment | law | legislation | European Union (EU) | Europe

 

Jersey Advisers Consider UK Budget Impact

Jersey Advisers Consider UK Budget Impact

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 April, 2012

A recent seminar hosted by Channel Islands law firm Ogier focused on ways to mitigate the tax fallout from the latest UK budget's attack on UK property valued at over GBP2m (USD3.25m) held overseas as tax-efficient investments. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | inheritance tax | tax | investment | company formation | real-estate investment | law | real-estate | trusts | budget | Jersey | United Kingdom | offshore company formation | offshore | offshore trusts | tax planning | stamp duty

 

 




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