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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

QROPS List

QROPS List – July 15, 2021

Expats opened another 16 offshore pensions in the past two weeks, according to official data. The Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) spread across five

QROPS List

QROPS List – June 15, 2021

Australia is still leading the charge to add QROPS offshore pensions for expats before the end of the country’s financial year on June 30. Expats

QROPS List

QROPS List – June 1, 2021

British expats in Australia are rushing to start their offshore pensions before the June 30 tax year-end deadline. Every year sees a horde of expats

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SEIS & EIS Tax Breaks For Expats

Expats are often put off ploughing their savings into start-up investment schemes backed by the government to tap into some lucrative tax breaks. Many are

QROPS List

QROPS List – May 4, 2021

Australia has seen a huge surge in QROPS offshore pensions for expats as the financial year end approaches. Expats are making the most of their

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