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US Expats Urge 'Same Country' FATCA Exemption

US Expats Urge 'Same Country' FATCA Exemption

By by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington - 15 August, 2016

American Citizens Abroad has advocated the inclusion of a "Same Country Exemption" in the final Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act regulations, soon to be issued by the US Treasury Department.
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Hong Kong Is Most Expensive For Expats

Hong Kong Is Most Expensive For Expats

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 02 August, 2016

Hong Kong tops the list of most expensive cities for expatriates according to global consulting firm Mercer's 22nd annual Cost of Living Survey.
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US Expats Still Giving Up Passports, Green Cards

US Expats Still Giving Up Passports, Green Cards

By Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington - 02 August, 2016

Another 508 US taxpayers gave up their passports or their green cards in the second quarter of 2016, a fall from the 1,158 expatriations seen in the first quarter, according to Treasury Department statistics published in the Federal Register.
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Western Europe Has World's Highest Property Taxes

Western Europe Has World's Highest Property Taxes

By Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels - 25 July, 2016

Western European economies feature prominently in the top ten countries that most heavily tax prime properties, according to a study from UHY Haines Norton
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France To Lure London Bankers With Tax Breaks

France To Lure London Bankers With Tax Breaks

By by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels - 11 July, 2016

France is hoping to capitalize on the uncertainty surrounding the United Kingdom's finance industry in the wake of the Brexit vote by offering improved tax incentives for expatriate workers.
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IRS Reminds US Taxpayers To Report Foreign Accounts

IRS Reminds US Taxpayers To Report Foreign Accounts

By Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington - 22 June, 2016

The Internal Revenue Service has reminded American taxpayers who have one or more bank or financial accounts located outside the United States, or signature authority over such accounts, that they may need to file a Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts by June 30, 2016.
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Hong Kong Flights To Become Dearer

Hong Kong Flights To Become Dearer

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com - 14 June, 2016

Hong Kong International Airport is to begin charging an airport construction fee to passengers, which will make it more expensive for passengers flying to, from, or through Hong Kong from August 1, 2016.
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EU Less Popular For Skilled Expats, Says OECD

EU Less Popular For Skilled Expats, Says OECD

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com - 14 June, 2016

Recruiting Immigrant Workers: Europe, a report released by the OECD on June 7, says the European Union should reform its legal policies on labor migration to enlarge its share of the "global talent pool."
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Jersey Simplifies Tax Compliance For Expats

Jersey Simplifies Tax Compliance For Expats

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com - 14 June, 2016

Jersey residents leaving the island for three months or more can now complete a single online form to ensure the Taxes Office and other relevant departments are informed.
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UK To Close Property Developer Offshore Tax Loophole

UK To Close Property Developer Offshore Tax Loophole

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com - 14 June, 2016

The United Kingdom has legislated to stop property developers from using offshore structures in the Crown Dependencies to avoid UK tax on profits.
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