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Tax Risk Increasing For Firms With Employees Working Abroad

Tax Risk Increasing For Firms With Employees Working Abroad

By Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels - 15 December, 2016

Companies face greater scrutiny over their tax affairs as more employees are working internationally, with 24 percent of businesses reporting a recent challenge from tax authorities, says PwC.
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Singapore Said To Offer Best Education Globally

Singapore Said To Offer Best Education Globally

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

Singapore has the best school system in the world, according to a new report from the OECD.
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American Expats Lobbying For Residence-Based Taxation

American Expats Lobbying For Residence-Based Taxation

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 08 December, 2016

In a recent proposal, American Citizens Abroad has set out a detailed description of its proposal for the enactment of residency-based taxation, rather than the existing citizenship-based taxation system, for American expats.
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IRS Guides On Payroll Taxes For Residents Abroad

IRS Guides On Payroll Taxes For Residents Abroad

By Scott Hamilton, Tax-News.com, Washington - 16 November, 2016

The Internal Revenue Service has released two new International Practice Units on payroll taxes payable by US citizens and resident aliens working abroad for a US employer, and on the requirement for the payment of those taxes by similar individuals who are self-employed.
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Finnish Expats In Portugal Face Higher Taxes

Finnish Expats In Portugal Face Higher Taxes

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com - 10 November, 2016

Finland will have "more possibilities" to tax Finnish pensioners living in Portugal under a recently revised bilateral double taxation avoidance treaty, the Finnish Government has said.
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High Number Of US Expats Giving Up Passports, Green Cards

High Number Of US Expats Giving Up Passports, Green Cards

By Leroy Baker, Tax-News.com, Washington - 10 November, 2016

1,380 US taxpayers gave up their passports or their green cards in the third quarter of 2016, the second-highest quarterly number on record, according to Treasury Department statistics published in the Federal Register.
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Uptake Strong For New Shanghai Visa Opportunity

Uptake Strong For New Shanghai Visa Opportunity

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com - 19 October, 2016

An increasing number of foreigners have applied for a Chinese "green card" since a change to rules in Shanghai in July 2015.
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Shanghai Innovation Zone Targets Skilled Expats

Shanghai Innovation Zone Targets Skilled Expats

By Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus - 18 October, 2016

Shanghai is to support skilled expatriates with moving to work at Shanghai's science and technology innovation zone, the Zhangjiang National Innovation Demonstration Zone.
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China's Free Trade Zones To Ease Work Permit Rules

China's Free Trade Zones To Ease Work Permit Rules

By Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington - 03 October, 2016

China intends to ease work permit rules in nine provinces, including in Shanghai, to attract international talent, in particular to China's expanding number of free trade zones.
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US House Passes Mobile Workforce Act

US House Passes Mobile Workforce Act

By Scott Hamilton, Tax-News.com, Washington - 22 September, 2016

On September 21, the US House of Representatives passed the bipartisan Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act, which would provide a uniform framework for when states may tax nonresident employees who travel to the taxing state to perform work.
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