Expat News Tagged 'tax planning'

Bermuda Tightens Residency Rules On Expat Workers

Bermuda Tightens Residency Rules On Expat Workers

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 26 April, 2013

Bermuda's Ministry of Home Affairs has confirmed new rules to be introduced for foreign workers from April 30, 2013, preventing long-term workers from obtaining "resident" immigration status. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | business | tax avoidance | law | international financial centres (IFC) | Bermuda | offshore | tax planning | tax rates | individual income tax

 

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

 

Kuwait Considers Expat Tax And VAT

Kuwait Considers Expat Tax And VAT

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 15 March, 2013

Kuwait, a tax-free haven for expatriate workers, has announced it is considering introducing a personal income tax on foreigners' earnings to diversify the Government's revenue streams. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | Finance | tax | business | value added tax (VAT) | Kuwait | tax avoidance | fiscal policy | tax planning | tax rates | individual income tax | services

 

Wealthy Expats Flock To Obtain UK Investor Visas

Wealthy Expats Flock To Obtain UK Investor Visas

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 13 December, 2012

The number of wealthy foreign investors who are obtaining specialist 'investor visas' to domicile in the UK has rocketed in the past year, according to figures obtained by international law firm Pinsent Masons. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Russia | Wealth | tax | investment | business | foreign direct investment (FDI) | law | entrepreneurs | China | Libya | tax planning | Egypt | individual income tax | Iran

 

UK Receives Record Requests From Overseas Tax Authorities

UK Receives Record Requests From Overseas Tax Authorities

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 31 October, 2012

The UK tax authority, HM Revenue and Customs, has seen a substantial increase in information requests about UK-based foreign nationals by overseas jurisdictions investigating tax evasion, according to new research. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | investment | tax compliance | India | tax avoidance | law | Norway | United Kingdom | enforcement | tax authority | tax planning | France | Spain | revenue statistics

 

UK Ups Tax Yield From Expat City Workers

UK Ups Tax Yield From Expat City Workers

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 19 October, 2012

The UK tax authority, HM Revenue and Customs, has upped its tax take from investigations into high income foreign workers by 23% over the last two years, according to new figures. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | Wealth | tax | investment | tax compliance | tax avoidance | law | banking | United Kingdom | tax authority | offshore | professionals | tax planning | revenue statistics | services

 

Malta Launches New Scheme To Lure Expat Pensioners

Malta Launches New Scheme To Lure Expat Pensioners

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 17 October, 2012

Malta has launched a generous tax incentive scheme to encourage European individuals to transfer their pensions to, and take up residence in Malta. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | pensions | real-estate investment | Malta | tax incentives | real-estate | international financial centres (IFC) | offshore | tax planning | individual income tax

 

UK Tax Avoidance Crackdown On Track

UK Tax Avoidance Crackdown On Track

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 27 September, 2012

The UK is on track to raise an additional GBP4bn (USD6.5bn) in revenue from crackdowns on tax avoidance this year alone, the Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander has said. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | business | tax avoidance | public sector | law | banking | Liechtenstein | United Kingdom | offshore | tax planning

 

HMRC's High Net Worth Unit Rakes In The Cash

HMRC's High Net Worth Unit Rakes In The Cash

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 September, 2012

HM Revenue and Customs's High Net Worth Unit has generated GBP500m (USD806m) in extra tax from the UK's wealthiest people since its launch three years ago. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Wealth | tax | investment | tax compliance | United Kingdom | tax authority | tax planning | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | revenue statistics | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | individual income tax

 

Ireland, US In Talks Over FATCA

Ireland, US In Talks Over FATCA

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 01 May, 2012

Ireland and the United States are in talks to establish a common approach to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, drawing on domestic and international tax legislation and treaties. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | investment | business | pensions | offshore pensions | tax compliance | Ireland | tax avoidance | law | banking | trusts | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | offshore | agreements | legislation | offshore banking | offshore trusts | tax planning | United States

 

 




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