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The list below is a collection of articles that refer to, mention or discuss HMRC, HM Revenue & Customs or Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs

Tax Day 2021

What Tax Day 2021 Means For Expats

Expats with second homes in the UK are likely to see their tax bills rise with government plans to close a lucrative tax loophole that

QROPS List

QROPS List – February 15, 2021

Australia has seen the most QROPS changes – with 48 new QROPS added and one removed according to the HM Revenue & Customs official QROPS List.

QROPS List

QROPS List – January 15, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic seems to have left the market for offshore expat pensions unaffected. New pensions are added to the Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme

Tax and Covid

Expats Can Blame COVID-19 For Late Tax Returns

Expat landlords prevented from completing their self-assessment tax returns on time due to COVID-19 can use the pandemic to avoid late-filing penalties, says HM Revenue &

QROPS List

QROPS List – November 15, 2020

The United States is the first country to lose QROPS status for more than a year as two offshore expat pensions were delisted. The Qualifying

QROPS List

QROPS List – October 15, 2020

Gibraltar QROPS have come under the tax man’s spotlight with eight schemes axed from the list of expat offshore pensions, according to the latest official

QROPS List

QROPS List – August 17, 2020

Nine Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes have been added to the HMRC QROPS List since July 15. The list is scheduled for fortnightly publishing, but

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What Is An Expat?

There’s a lot more to becoming an expat than jumping on a boat or plane to start a life in a new country. Expat is

QROPS List

QROPS List – July 15, 2020

The list of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes has lost three pensions for expats, according to the latest official data. The QROPS from Gibraltar, Ireland,

QROPS List

QROPS List – July 1, 2020

Ten new QROPS offshore pensions for expats were added to the official HMRC list in the past two weeks. While 11 were added, one was

QROPS Overseas Transfer Charge

QROPS Overseas Transfer Charge

The QROPS Overseas Transfer Charge is an exit charge for retirement savers transferring money from a UK pension fund to a specialist offshore pension for

Can HMRC Chase Expats Abroad?

Can HMRC Chase Expats Abroad?

Is the arm of the British tax man long enough to nab expats who have skipped the country owing tax? A landmark court ruling means

QROPS List

QROPS List – June 15, 2020

The number of offshore pensions for expats has jumped by the most in nearly two years, according to the latest QROPS List from HMRC. Between

QROPS List

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 two weeks. Australia