Expat News Tagged 'tax authority'

NZ Tweaks 15 Percent Superannuation Tax Option

NZ Tweaks 15 Percent Superannuation Tax Option

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 24 February, 2014

Changes to New Zealand law will provide greater choice to individuals who decide to transfer their foreign superannuation before April 1, 2014. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | tax | investment | pensions | revenue guidance | law | employees | retirement | tax authority | legislation | tax rates | New Zealand | revenue statistics | tax reform | regulation | Expats

 

US Expatriations Reach Record Levels In 2013

US Expatriations Reach Record Levels In 2013

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 13 February, 2014

According to Treasury Department statistics published in the Federal Register, a record number of 2,999 United States taxpayers gave up their passports or their green cards in 2013, more than twice the level seen in 2012, and even greater than the previous record level of 1,781 set in 2011. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | compliance | tax | tax compliance | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | tax authority | United States | exit tax | individual income tax | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

IRS Publishes Updated 'Tax Guide For Aliens'

IRS Publishes Updated 'Tax Guide For Aliens'

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 07 February, 2014

The Internal Revenue Service has released a revised United States Tax Guide for Aliens, providing guidance for resident and nonresident aliens for use in preparing their 2013 tax returns, and, in particular, how to determine their residence status and what information they need to file those returns. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | compliance | tax | investment | business | real-estate investment | tax compliance | law | real-estate | employees | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | tax authority | health care | self-employment | legislation | withholding tax | United States | tax breaks | dividends | individual income tax | Employment | Expats | Healthcare | Investment | Invest | Healthcare | Investment | Tax

 

IRS Should Further Scrutinize Expatriate Tax Returns

IRS Should Further Scrutinize Expatriate Tax Returns

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 18 December, 2013

Improved oversight by the Internal Revenue Service is needed for the tax returns of United States taxpayers living and working abroad and claiming the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion, according to a new report released by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | tax compliance | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | tax authority | United States | tax breaks | individual income tax | Tax

 

Make REITs Tax Efficient, Says SEBI Chief

Make REITs Tax Efficient, Says SEBI Chief

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 01 November, 2013

The Securities and Exchange Board of India is calling on the Government to consider tax incentives for real estate investment trusts. Read full story »

Tags: tax | investment | India | tax incentives | trusts | tax authority | regulation | trade association | trade | Expats | Tax

 

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

 

India Comments On Income Tax Overseas Units

India Comments On Income Tax Overseas Units

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 April, 2013

The Indian Minister of State for Finance has offered an update on the work of Income Tax Overseas Units, set up as part of a broader effort to unearth so-called "black money." Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Finance | tax | tax information exchange agreement (TIEA) | double tax agreement (DTA) | India | Mauritius | Netherlands | tax avoidance | Singapore | United Kingdom | tax authority | agreements | Cyprus | France | Germany | United States | Japan

 

HMRC Clarifies Scottish Income Tax Changes

HMRC Clarifies Scottish Income Tax Changes

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 10 April, 2013

The UK tax authority, HM Revenue and Customs has released new guidance on the implications of the Scotland Act 2012, which will allow the Scottish Government - for the first time in 300 years - to set its own rate of income tax. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | tax avoidance | mining | fiscal policy | entrepreneurs | budget | United Kingdom | tax authority | tax planning | tax rates | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | individual income tax

 

Hungarian Minister Links Tax Rates To Decline Of Black Economy

Hungarian Minister Links Tax Rates To Decline Of Black Economy

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 27 March, 2013

Hungary's new Minister for the National Economy has credited the country's low tax rates with a decline in the black and grey economies, and hinted that a further cut in personal income tax may come under consideration in the months ahead. Read full story »

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