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13 Countries Where Expats Can Pay Zero Tax

If you are looking to protect your wealth by moving to a low-tax country, international consultancy firm KPMG has published the information you need. A...

SARS Expat Tax – Time To Check If You Need To...

If you are a South African living or working overseas, now is a good time to test your tax status. In case you haven’t heard...

Confusion As New SA SARS Expat Tax Changes Come Into Force

The last tax season before the dreaded expat tax rules bite is underway in South Africa. Changes to the rules detailing who must file a...

Protesters Want Personal Tax Made Public In South Africa

Personal tax has always been just that - but campaigners in South Africa want to make the tax filings of every citizen public. The Alternative...

Tax Dilemma Faces South African Expats

South African expats face a tax dilemma from next year - pay a hefty tax of up to 45% on their worldwide income or...

Is Financial Emigration A Good Tax Strategy For SA Expats?

Many South African expats are hoping that financial emigration solves the problem of paying tax on the money they earn outside the country due...

British Tax Man Can Reach Out To Expats, Court Decides

The long arm of the British tax man can reach out to expats in other countries, a court in London has decided. The UK Court...

South Africa Expat Tax

South African Expat Tax is the new rule by South Africa's South African Revenue Service. Find out below what it means to you and...

Come Clean About Stealth Taxes, Urges Think-Tank

Successive Chancellors of the Exchequer have stealthily increased tax rates for hundreds of thousands of high earners by freezing, a think-tank study has revealed. Economists...

South Africa Expats Sleepwalking Into Tax Problems

The way South Africa expats pay tax is changing and many may be sleepwalking into financial trouble without realising what is happening. From March 2020,...

Companies Will Suffer Most From South Africa Tax Reform

Financial experts fear new tax rules for expats will blight the South Africa economy. The rules abolish the country’s expat tax exemption for South African’s...

Landlords to shell out £500m in another raid on taxes

The British government is launching another £500 million tax raid on property investors with a major reform of capital gains tax rules. The tax -...

South Africa Expats Face Tax On The Cost Of Benefits

South African expats are worried that a new tax on fringe benefits attached to their assignments abroad will quickly fritter away their ZAR1 million...

South Africa Expats To Lose Tax-Free Cash In The UAE

South African expats in the United Arab Emirates face huge tax bills on end of contract gratuities that they believed would be free of...

Only 2% Of Landlords Own Up To Dodging Property Taxes

Landlords at home and abroad have shunned the chance to confess to HM Revenue & Customs about tax dodging and their rental profits. Only 35,099...

Avoiding Loan Charge Tax Is Doomed To Fail, Says HMRC

Schemes aimed at helping expat contractors avoid the disguised remuneration loan charge are doomed to fail, says HM Revenue & Customs. The loan charge applies...

Don’t Squander Cash On Unnecessary Capital Gains Tax

Taxpayers handed over a record £6.8 billion in capital gains tax (CGT) in January 2019 - but many couples could be paying more than...

HMRC Targets 2,000 Expats In Loan Tax Crack Down

Nearly 2,000 expats have received tax demands from the UK tax man relating to loan charge rules going back almost two decades. HM Revenue &...

Time To End Pension Tax Stupidity, Says Former Minister

A former pensions minister has hit out at the ‘stupidity’ of the way pension withdrawals by the over 55s are taxed. The latest figures from...

Last Minute Tax Filing Advice For Expats

The dreaded deadline for filing self-assessment returns isonly days away with tens of thousands of taxpayers expected to leave the job until the last...