Expat News Tagged 'legislation'

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

 

Tax Risk Increasing For Firms With Employees Working Abroad

Tax Risk Increasing For Firms With Employees Working Abroad

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 23 January, 2017

Companies face greater scrutiny over their tax affairs as more employees are working internationally, with 24 percent of businesses reporting a recent challenge from tax authorities, says PwC. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | business | employees | legislation | Expats | Global Mobility | Tax | BEPS

 

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

 

EU States Allowed To Block Expats' Welfare Payments For Three Months

EU States Allowed To Block Expats' Welfare Payments For Three Months

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 03 March, 2016

In a ruling on February 25, Europe's top court confirmed that a European Union country can exclude nationals of another member state from certain social benefits for the first three months of residence after they relocate to that country. Read full story »

Tags: court | Citizenship | law | legislation | Germany | Expats | Europe

 

British-Irish Visa Scheme Extended To Isle Of Man

British-Irish Visa Scheme Extended To Isle Of Man

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 01 March, 2016

The British-Irish Visa Scheme has been extended to the Isle of Man, in a move that should drive more business to the island. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | tax | business | India | Ireland | international financial centres (IFC) | United Kingdom | fees | offshore | legislation | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

Expat Bank Data Exchanged Under FATCA

Expat Bank Data Exchanged Under FATCA

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 12 October, 2015

The US Internal Revenue Service has begun receiving data from foreign banks about US expats' overseas bank accounts and is now sharing data with certain foreign tax authorities to also support their tax enforcement efforts. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Finance | Offshore | tax | tax avoidance | offshore | legislation | Compliance | Employment | Expat Services | Expats | Investment | Money Transfers | Personal Finance | Working Abroad | Work | Invest | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Investment | Lifestyle | Tax | Working Abroad

 

EU Expats To Benefit From Succession Law Changes

EU Expats To Benefit From Succession Law Changes

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 12 August, 2015

Expats in the EU will soon benefit from standardized inheritance laws, making the issue of succession far simpler for many. Read full story »

Tags: law | legislation | France | regulation | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Working Abroad | Work | Invest | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Investment | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

Canadian Expat Loses Appeal On Right To Vote

Canadian Expat Loses Appeal On Right To Vote

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 22 July, 2015

Ontario's Court of Appeal has confirmed as lawful legislation that removes voting rights for expats who have lived abroad for more than five years. Read full story »

Tags: interest | law | legislation | Canada | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Immigration | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

UK May Ease Restrictions On Expat Voters

UK May Ease Restrictions On Expat Voters

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 01 June, 2015

The UK Government has announced that it will introduce a Votes for Life Bill, which may in the future expand upon the voting rights of UK expats. Read full story »

Tags: Expat Groups | United Kingdom | legislation | European Union (EU) | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Immigration | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

Russia Clarifies New Driving Restrictions

Russia Clarifies New Driving Restrictions

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 21 January, 2015

Russia's Health Ministry has confirmed a list of persons with disabilities or illnesses who are not allowed to drive a vehicle, notably without controversial provisions that drew international criticism last month. Read full story »

Tags: Russia | legislation | Expats | Welfare | Lifestyle | Lifestyle

 

 




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