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Pru Pays Out Thousands Over Canada QROPS Mess

A retirement saver has won compensation from the Prudential after the firm delayed transferring her pension to a Canada QROPS. The Pensions Ombudsman made the...
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FATCA Fight Will Carry On, Vow Repeal Campaigners

The fight to block the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is unfinished despite defeat in the Supreme Court, vow opponents of the...

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...

Chinese House Prices Go Through The Roof

Average house prices tracked in 150 cities around the world climbed 6.9% in the year to March 31, 2017, says a new study. But an...

Accidental Americans Caught In FATCA Net

More unforeseen consequences of the controversial US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) have emerged affecting hundreds of thousands of taxpayers worldwide. A major concern...

Luxury House Prices Cooling Around The World

Luxury home prices in many of the world’s major cities have cooled in recent weeks as governments tightened their tax nets to slow down...

Canada QROPS Provider Reveals ‘Secret’ HMRC Inquiry

Canadian Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) provider Mackenzie has broken the silence about the delisting of dozens of expat pensions in the country. The...

Canada QROPS – Savers Ignored The Warning Signs

British expats with Canada QROPS have fallen in to a massive tax trap – despite warning signs flagging there night be a problem more...

What Expats Pay For Homes Around The World

Keeping a tab on expat home values is a tough call, so an international property consultant has stepped in with a regular snapshot of...
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Judge Throws Out FATCA Legal Challenge

A long-awaited legal challenge against the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) was rejected in the courts. The Federal Court of Canada rejected an...

QROPS List – August 17, 2015

The latest HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) List showed a big uptick in the number of schemes on...

QROPS List – August 3, 2015

Nearly 50 Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) opened for transfers in from UK onshore pensions and other QROPS in the past two weeks. The...

FATCA Fears For Americans Selling Homes In Canada

Americans living in Canada fear they may have to pay huge capital gains tax bills when they sell their home as a result of...

Canada QROPS Win IRS Tax Deferral Status

US retirement savers locked out of many Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) by tax rules now have Internal Revenue Service (IRS) approval to...

Surge In US Expats Returning Passports Due To FATCA

The cost of renouncing US citizenship has gone up with the introduction of the new Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) tax reporting rules. Many...

QROPS Tracker – June 1, 2014

Fears of the Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) offshore market disintegrating into a tax evasion free-for-all have proved groundless as more pensions open...

Canada Finally Signs Up To FATCA Despite Misgivings

In a huge publicity coup as protests grow against America’s controversial Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), Canada has finally signed an intergovernmental agreement...

QROPS Canada: The perks and the pitfalls

When you make the move abroad, you take your belongings with you. Why shouldn't the same be said of your pension? A Qualifying Recognised Overseas...

Millions Lack The Cash To Finance Retirement

Don’t feel too bad if you feel you have not saved enough cash for a comfortable retirement as you are just one among millions. The...
Canadian Banks Throw In The Towel In FATCA Fight

Canadian Banks Throw In The Towel In FATCA Fight

Despite intense pressure from lobbyists, Canadian banks have agreed they must obey the controversial US FATCA laws aimed at smoking out American expats with...