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Expats Beat Private Bank In Battle To Save Their Home

Expat pensioners have won a legal battle against a private bank that tried to take their home after tricking them into taking out mortgage...

QROPS Scammers Preying On British Expats In Spain

British expats moving to a new life in Spain need to watch out for pension scammers promising the world but delivering nothing other than...

Will You Have Enough Cash To Live The Retirement Dream?

Everyone dreams about retiring but worries about the cost of a life of luxury without having to get up for work. For many, the dream...

Claiming The Winter Fuel Payment As An Expat

Winter is coming and the first signs of the big chill are already being felt in the UK and across much of Europe. The coldest...

Election 2019: Could Expat Voters Hold The Balance Of Power?

If British expats rush to vote in General Election 2019, what chance do they have in swaying the balance of power? A record 285,000 expat...

deVere Catalyst Review

deVere Catalyst is platform app that simplifies investment for expats and international workers and aims to take away the hard work of managing investments...

CGT Changes On The Way For Expat Landlords

British capital gains tax rules for residents and expats are aligning in April 2020 - which means running a check over your finances sooner...

IRS Changes Tax Rules For Accidental Americans

Accidental Americans trading in their US passports have been offered a lenient tax deal. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has agreed to wipe the tax...

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...

HMRC Quizzes Renters In Expat Landlord Crack Down

Expat landlords are facing a crackdown as the tax man grills tenants about their finances. HM Revenue & Customs has sent thousands of letters to...

Expat Wills

If you are an Expat and want to make sure your wealth goes to the people and causes you love and care about, then...

Spain Is Top Retirement Destination For British Expats

Brexit uncertainty has not impacted the favourite places for British expats to retire. A new poll asked more than 1,000 Brits over 50 considering a...

QROPS Tax Hacks For British Expats

British expats can transfer their UK pension savings to a pension in another country - but they could fall foul of tax implications. HM Revenue...

QROPS Transfer Delayed For Two Years After Advice Mix-Up

The Financial Ombudsman has censured a pension provider for wrongly ordering a client to pay the QROPS overseas transfer charge. The complaint was made by...

Shariah Banks Want To Help Expats Buy Property

Expats struggling to find a home or buy to let mortgage in the UK could find a Shariah compliant mortgage may suit their needs. With...

Are You An Expat Or An Immigrant?

If you are a Brit abroad for any length of time other than on holiday, how do you think of yourself? Many say they are...

Tax Crusade Looks To Raise £30m From Contractors

The tax crack down on contractors is continuing as HM Revenue & Customs seeks to raise nearly £30 million from employment status investigations. HMRC still...

Job Prospects And More Pay Lure Expats To Move

Young professionals leaving their homes to take up jobs in another country have better careers and earn more if they go before they are...
Expat Contractors

New UK Tax Rules May Impact Expat Contractors

Many of the 170,000 contractors working for their own company will pay more tax this year - and many are expats who may not...

Stunning Switzerland Is Voted Top Expat Destination

Switzerland is the best place for expats to live and work, according to a new survey. The legendary home of mountains, lakes and secretive banks...