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Generali Vision Savings Plan Review

The pros and cons of the Generali Vision Savings Plan often crop up when advisers discuss long-term savings with expats. International independent financial advisers have...

Cheating Expats Try To Fiddle Pension Claims

One in 20 British expat pensioners are fiddling their state pensions by claiming inflation-linked rises to which they are not entitled, according to the...

Expats Can Switch On To Online Tax Help

The tax man has released a host of videos and online help for expats filing a self-assessment return by January 31. With the countdown in...

Plunging Pound Saps Expat Pension Spending Power

Brexit and the falling Pound is damaging the wealth of British expat pensioners around the world. The spending power of their state and personal pensions...

Africa Is The Most Expensive Place For Expats To Live

Africa is the surprise most expensive place to live for expats, taking the top two rankings out of almost 500 cities surveyed. Then four Swiss...

HMRC Can’t Chase Expats Overseas, Says Judge

Expats can snub tax inquiries from HM Revenue and Customs without worrying about any comeback or penalties following a landmark court ruling. HMRC has always...

Harlequin Boss Denies £260 Million Fraud Charges

The chairman of a Caribbean holiday venture has denied cheating hundreds of investors out of £260 million. Former double-glazing salesman David Ames, 65, was chairman...

Manama Voted Favourite Expat Destination

Manama, the capital of the tiny Gulf State kingdom of Bahrain is a great place to work and live, according to a survey of...

Canada Ready To Greet A Million More Expats

Canada wants to triple the number of expats going to the country over the three years. The government wants to attract a million new Canadians...

FATCA List – November 2017

The US tax man has had a shake out of foreign financial institutions that have signed up to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. In...

QROPS List – December 1, 2017

The official list of worldwide QROPS pensions has increased by 11 in the past two weeks – taking the global number to 1,163. The rising...

Time Running Out For FATCA Repeal Action

Time is running out for Washington senators to back the repeal of the controversial Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Politics in Congress is all...

Couples Who Live Together Don’t Share And Share Alike

Millions of couples choosing to live together rather than marry are unaware of the financial risks they face, according to legal experts. Unmarried couples are...

New Zealand Clamps Down On Foreign Property Buyers

Expats in New Zealand may be netted in a property crackdown aimed at foreign investors. Prime Minister Jacinda Arden wants to cool house price inflation...

What To Do If You Are Caught In A Cold Call...

Expats are among the millions who receive nuisance phone calls every day from scammers and it seems nothing can be done to stop these...

Expats See Spanish Rents Soar To Record Levels

Expats renting a private home in Spain have seen rents soar – but they will keep on rising, says a minister. Expats are paying record...

Expat Landlords Urged To Catch Up With Tax

If you are a British expat letting out a home while living overseas, you could be in for a nasty tax shock. HM Revenue &...
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Scrap FATCA Now, Demand Campaigners

Campaigners have sent an open letter to US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin demanding that the government acts to scrap controversial laws exposing banking secrecy. The...

Paradise Paper Politicians Slated For Sensationalist Views

Politicians whipping up a frenzy over the Paradise Papers tax haven revelations are misguided, according to the boss of a leading expat financial advice...

QROPS List – November 15, 2017

SIXTEEN offshore pensions were added to the HMRC QROPS List over the past 14 days. Worldwide, the number of QROPS grew from 1,136 on November...