Expat News Tagged 'tax planning'

Jersey Advisers Consider UK Budget Impact

Jersey Advisers Consider UK Budget Impact

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 April, 2012

A recent seminar hosted by Channel Islands law firm Ogier focused on ways to mitigate the tax fallout from the latest UK budget's attack on UK property valued at over GBP2m (USD3.25m) held overseas as tax-efficient investments. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | inheritance tax | tax | investment | company formation | real-estate investment | law | real-estate | trusts | budget | Jersey | United Kingdom | offshore company formation | offshore | offshore trusts | tax planning | stamp duty

 

Irish Revenue Chief Apologies For Pension Tax Farce

Irish Revenue Chief Apologies For Pension Tax Farce

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 13 January, 2012

The chair of the Irish Revenue Commissioners has been forced to apologise for the distress caused by the disclosure that thousands of Irish pensioners are to face unexpected tax charges. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | pensions | tax compliance | Ireland | retirement | tax authority | tax planning

 

UK Delays Residency Test

UK Delays Residency Test

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 09 December, 2011

The Finance Bill offers a mixed bag to the UK's non-domiciled individuals, imposing on them a higher annual charge but delaying the introduction of a planned residence test for a year. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | investment | business | tax compliance | tax avoidance | fiscal policy | law | entrepreneurs | budget | United Kingdom | offshore | professionals | legislation | tax planning | tax rates | tax reform

 

New Zealand Tax Man Targeting Overseas Accounts

New Zealand Tax Man Targeting Overseas Accounts

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 19 October, 2011

New Zealand Inland Revenue has issued a revenue alert advising people that they are required to declare all income from foreign sources. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | offshore confidentiality | law | banking | insurance | trusts | offshore | offshore banking | offshore trusts | tax planning | New Zealand | penalties

 

Court Backs HMRC In Key UK Residency Case

Court Backs HMRC In Key UK Residency Case

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 20 October, 2011

International businessman Robert Gaines-Cooper has lost his long-running dispute with HM Revenue and Customs, with the UK's highest court ruling in favour of the taxman in a contentious dispute over the interpretation and application of residency guidance. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | court | capital gains tax (CGT) | tax | business | tax avoidance | revenue guidance | law | United Kingdom | offshore | legislation | tax planning | regulation | individual income tax

 

UK Non-Doms Urged To Plan Their Tax Affairs

UK Non-Doms Urged To Plan Their Tax Affairs

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 19 October, 2011

Non-domiciled individuals should seek advice on the UK tax system, as tax planning opportunities may remain available to them, a leading firm of chartered accountants has said. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | capital gains tax (CGT) | tax | tax incentives | accounting | entertainers | entrepreneurs | employees | United Kingdom | sportsmen | professionals | tax planning | tax breaks | standards | regulation | individual income tax

 

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

 

Unclaimed Tax Refunds Cost Brits Billions

Unclaimed Tax Refunds Cost Brits Billions

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 25 May, 2011

UK investors are losing out to the tune of billions, as losses on un-reclaimed tax on foreign dividend withholding tax mount, according to two new sets of findings. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | business | pensions | double tax agreement (DTA) | United Kingdom | tax planning | withholding tax | dividends

 

HSBC's Expat Explorer Tool Launched

HSBC's Expat Explorer Tool Launched

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 02 May, 2011

A unique and ground-breaking online tool for expats, launched in late April, has been developed by a team from HSBC Bank International in Jersey. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Isle of Man | tax | investment | pensions | offshore pensions | tax avoidance | fiscal policy | international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | offshore | tax planning | tax rates

 

Guernsey QROPS Masterclass Successful

Guernsey QROPS Masterclass Successful

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 20 September, 2010

Guernsey Finance, the promotional agency for the island’s financial services sector, has announced a strong turnout, of 60 delegates, at the Guernsey QROPS seminar, held on September 8 in Manchester. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | pensions | offshore pensions | tax avoidance | retirement | international financial centres (IFC) | Guernsey | United Kingdom | offshore | tax planning | alternative investment

 

 




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