Expat News Tagged 'ministry of finance'

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

 

China To Use HKEx To Offer RMB Bonds To Retail Investors

China To Use HKEx To Offer RMB Bonds To Retail Investors

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 07 November, 2013

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited has welcomed a decision by China's Ministry of Finance to list renminbi-denominated sovereign bonds again on its Stock Exchange, using, for the first time, the Exchange's facilities for a public offering of its bonds to retail investors. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | investment | business | China | ministry of finance | offshore | stock exchanges | Hong Kong | currency | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment

 

Osborne Said To Be Considering Tax For Foreign Property-Buyers

Osborne Said To Be Considering Tax For Foreign Property-Buyers

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 05 November, 2013

UK Chancellor George Osborne has declined to confirm reports that the Government is considering moves to make foreign investors pay Capital Gains Tax on property sales in Britain, as a measure to calm property prices in London. Read full story »

Tags: capital gains tax (CGT) | tax | real-estate | United Kingdom | ministry of finance | tax rates | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Invest | Investment

 

NZ Consults On Flexible Superannuation

NZ Consults On Flexible Superannuation

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 28 August, 2013

Workers in New Zealand could soon have greater choice about when they take out superannuation, under proposals announced by the Government. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Finance | tax | employees | retirement | ministry of finance | tax rates | New Zealand | tax reform | Expats | Work

 

US Expats Giving Up Passports To Avoid Tax Obligations

US Expats Giving Up Passports To Avoid Tax Obligations

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 13 August, 2013

There was a sixfold increase in the number of American citizens living abroad who gave up their United States passports in the second quarter of this year, compared to the same three months in 2012, as the Administration gets more strident in its search for undeclared foreign assets. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | tax compliance | FATCA | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | ministry of finance | tax authority | withholding tax | United States | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

Tax Compliance Program For Americans Resident Overseas

Tax Compliance Program For Americans Resident Overseas

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 05 August, 2013

American Citizens Abroad, the advocacy organization representing expat interests, has written to the United States Treasury and Internal Revenue Service recommending a proposal for a comprehensive program to enable tax compliance by Americans resident overseas. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | investment | tax compliance | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | ministry of finance | tax authority | United States | individual income tax | Compliance | Expats

 

Ireland Urged To Ease Property Tax For Low-Paid

Ireland Urged To Ease Property Tax For Low-Paid

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 19 April, 2012

The Irish government's planned property tax could be fairer than the current interim household charge, the Economic and Social Research Institute has said, warning that the current system hits lowest earners hardest. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | Ireland | property tax | real-estate | ministry of finance

 

 




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