Expat News Tagged 'tax credits'

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

 

US Supreme Court Gets Involved In Maryland Income Tax Case

US Supreme Court Gets Involved In Maryland Income Tax Case

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 May, 2014

In a case that could affect the collection of taxes in other states, the United States Supreme Court has issued a writ of certiorari so that it can consider a dispute over how, under the Constitution's Commerce Clause, a state may tax the income that its residents earn in another state. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | court | compliance | tax | tax compliance | commerce | law | tax credits | United States | individual income tax | services | Expats

 

ACA Urges Congress To Adopt  Residence-Based Taxation

ACA Urges Congress To Adopt Residence-Based Taxation

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 10 March, 2014

American Citizens Abroad has provided testimony to the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Permanent Investigations Subcommittee following its recent hearing on offshore tax evasion, and has recommended that the United States should implement a residence-based tax system to avoid penalizing American expatriates. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | investment | pensions | tax compliance | FATCA | law | banking | retirement | tax credits | enforcement | Health tax | offshore | health care | legislation | gift tax | United States | tax reform | exit tax | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

ACA Submits Proposals On Taxation Of Americans Abroad

ACA Submits Proposals On Taxation Of Americans Abroad

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 January, 2014

American Citizens Abroad has submitted a detailed proposal concerning the taxation of Americans abroad, in response to the United States Senate Finance Committee's discussion draft on international tax reform that was issued on November 19 last year. Read full story »

Tags: compliance | Citizenship | tax | tax compliance | tax credits | withholding tax | gift tax | United States | tax reform | exit tax | individual income tax | services | Expats | Tax

 

Call To Cut Double Taxation Of Americans Resident Abroad

Call To Cut Double Taxation Of Americans Resident Abroad

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 09 December, 2013

American Citizens Abroad has written to the United States Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, and other interested stakeholders in the Treasury Department, the Internal Revenue Service and Congress, calling for a correction to "what appears to be a drafting oversight in the preparation of the Affordable Care Act that leads to double taxation of Americans resident abroad." Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Insurance | tax | investment | law | entrepreneurs | trusts | tax credits | agreements | health care | self-employment | legislation | tax rates | social security | United States | regulation | individual income tax | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment | Tax

 

IRS Provides Tax Tips For Taxpayers With Foreign Income

IRS Provides Tax Tips For Taxpayers With Foreign Income

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 29 March, 2013

The Internal Revenue Service has reminded United States citizens and residents, including those with dual citizenship, who have lived or worked abroad in 2012, that they generally must file a federal income tax return and pay tax in the same way as people living in the country. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | tax compliance | trusts | tax credits | United States | tax breaks | individual income tax

 

Tax Reform Key To Canadian Growth, CICA Says

Tax Reform Key To Canadian Growth, CICA Says

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 28 September, 2012

Greater focus on Canada’s tax regime is crucial if the federal government is to boost economic growth and achieve a sustained recovery, the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants has said. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | fiscal policy | budget | tax credits | tax rates | Canada | tax reform | individual income tax

 

Noonan Delivers Tax Changes In Irish Budget

Noonan Delivers Tax Changes In Irish Budget

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 08 December, 2011

Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan has delivered a comprehensive austerity budget comprised largely of tax measures designed to raise almost EUR2bn (USD2.7bn) in additional revenue. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | investment | pensions | value added tax (VAT) | Ireland | interest | fiscal policy | employees | budget | International Monetary Fund (IMF) | corporation tax | tax credits | tax rates | carbon tax | stamp duty | individual income tax | services

 

Spain Cuts VAT On New Houses

Spain Cuts VAT On New Houses

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 24 August, 2011

In an effort to revive the country's stagnant housing market and support the construction industry, the Spanish government has announced that it will reduce the rate at which sales tax is applied to the sale of new housing. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | business | value added tax (VAT) | sales tax | real-estate | corporation tax | tax credits | Spain | construction

 

US Taxpayers May Credit UK Non-Dom Levy

US Taxpayers May Credit UK Non-Dom Levy

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 August, 2011

The Internal Revenue Service has decided that US taxpayers resident in the UK can now offset an the UK non-dom levy against their US tax bill. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | artists | law | United Kingdom | tax credits | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | tax planning | tax rates | United States | individual income tax

 

 




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