Expat News Tagged 'value added tax (VAT)'

UK To Levy VAT On Telecoms Services For Overseas Brits

UK To Levy VAT On Telecoms Services For Overseas Brits

By by Amanda Banks, Tax-News.com, London, 21 July, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs has published details of new provisions for a value-added tax charge on UK consumers using B2C telecommunication services outside the EU. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | business | value added tax (VAT) | VAT cross-border transactions | United Kingdom | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) | services | Expats | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

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 »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | tax | value added tax (VAT) | tax compliance | Hungary | food | tax authority | tax rates | 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

 

Andorra's Tax Reforms Transforming 'Safe Haven' Image

Andorra's Tax Reforms Transforming 'Safe Haven' Image

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 17 December, 2012

Andorra’s Foreign Minister Gilbert Saboya Sunyé has explained that the global crisis forced the country to implement "courageous" reforms, and, crucially, to construct a completely new tax system. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | tax | investment | value added tax (VAT) | tax compliance | law | banking | offshore | agreements | legislation | tax rates | tax reform | standards | individual income tax | European Union (EU) | Andorra | services | Europe

 

New Austerity Measures Approved In Cyprus

New Austerity Measures Approved In Cyprus

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 December, 2012

Cypriot MPs have voted into law new austerity measures, including further increases in value-added tax and a controversial updating of the country's Immovable Property Tax regime. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | real-estate investment | value added tax (VAT) | property tax | law | real-estate | offshore | tax rates | Cyprus

 

Austria, Luxembourg Block EU Savings Tax Proposals

Austria, Luxembourg Block EU Savings Tax Proposals

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 18 May, 2012

Much to the deep annoyance and extreme frustration of European Union Tax Commissioner Algirdas Semeta, Austria and Luxembourg have blocked the European Commission’s plans to negotiate new and stronger savings tax agreements with Switzerland, Monaco, Liechtenstein, Andorra and San Marino, aimed at strengthening cooperation in tax matters. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | tax | offshore confidentiality | European Commission | value added tax (VAT) | law | banking | financial services | Liechtenstein | Luxembourg | Monaco | offshore | agreements | offshore banking | banking secrecy | withholding tax | Austria | Switzerland | European Union (EU) | Andorra | San Marino | services | Europe

 

Ireland Unveils New Tax Incentives

Ireland Unveils New Tax Incentives

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 17 February, 2012

Tax reform features heavily in Ireland's new Action Plan for Jobs, a package designed to boost job creation and establish Ireland as the best small country in which to do business. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | business | double tax agreement (DTA) | value added tax (VAT) | Ireland | banking | international financial centres (IFC) | budget | corporation tax | group taxation | offshore | agreements | offshore banking | research and development

 

Costa Rican Compliance Drive Brings Down Deficit

Costa Rican Compliance Drive Brings Down Deficit

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 16 January, 2012

The Costa Rican government has said that increased efforts to tackle tax avoidance and evasion yielded a deeper-than-expected reduction in the territory's fiscal deficit during 2011. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | value added tax (VAT) | tax avoidance | fiscal policy | offshore | Costa Rica | tax reform

 

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

 

UK Tax 'Drives Away Wealth Creators'

UK Tax 'Drives Away Wealth Creators'

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 28 November, 2011

The UK faces a lost generation of wealth creators, with the 50% top rate of income tax set to push them away and cost the economy billions, a new report has said. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | economics | pensions | value added tax (VAT) | fiscal policy | entrepreneurs | employees | retirement | international financial centres (IFC) | United Kingdom | tax thresholds | professionals | self-employment | individual income tax

 

 



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