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Non Resident Landlord Scheme Explained for Expats

The UK Non-Resident Landlord Scheme (NRLS) is the way HM Revenue & Customs collects tax on rents from property owners who spend...

OECD Explained

The Organisation of Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) is a forum for the governments of 37 developed countries to discuss economic and...

QROPS List – June 1, 2020

The number of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) across 28 countries has hit 1,917 – with 13 opening during the past...

FATCA List – June 2020

The US Internal Revenue Service’s list of foreign financial institutions (FFI) reporting under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) increased by 1,854...

Ripple Sends Out Shockwaves As Price Doubles

Ripple is sending shockwaves around the digital currency market after hitting a pricing plateau following a massive growth spurt. The cryptocurrency is hovering under the...

New York Is Hostile To Cryptocurrency, Alleges Exchange

Bitcoin exchanges claim they were run out of New York by increasingly difficult to comply with licensing and regulation. More than a dozen exchanges left...

Cryptocurrency Ripple Effect Is Spreading

Cryptocurrencies seem to have weathered a storm of falling prices and are now heading up. Bitcoin increased by around 20%, Ethereum by a third and...

Five Tips For Blockchain Developers To Think About

US Treasury officials probing blockchain technology have listed their advice for other government agencies thinking of taking up the ground-breaking technology. After looking at how...

Cryptos No Threat To World Financial Order, Says BoE Governor

Bank of England boss Mark Carney believes cryptocurrencies and fintech do not pose a risk to global financial stability - for the time being. Speaking...

What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin has exploded into the mainstream for investors - but a couple of years ago, the world’s leading digital currency was almost a closed...

Digital Currencies Win Begrudging Support From Central Banks

Digital currencies have won some begrudging acceptance in two of the world’s economies as their governments move to regulate cryptocurrencies. China - the world’s second...

Now Is The Time To Invest In Cryptocurrency

You may not know your BTC from FIAT, but now’s the time to take the plunge into the world of digital currency. The price of...

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Difference Between Residence and Domicile

For British expats, their residence and domicile determine how much tax they are likely to pay, both in the country where they...

QROPS, Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme

QROPS is a type of pensions that were designed to cater for the needs of British pension holders that move out of...

Living In The Philippines, A Guide for Expats

Brilliant weather, a low cost of living and friendly, English speaking people makes The Philippines a popular destination for British expats.