Expat Tax Changes Mean Time For A Financial Check

British expats should consider running a financial health check as some big changes in tax are on the way. Confirming tax residence is always the first step in financial planning for expats, because all the other decisions come from working out which financial jurisdiction takes precedence. Expat is an unofficial definition for many people living […]

Expat Property Investors Wooed By Brazil

In the run-up to the World Cup and Olympics, Brazil is encouraging foreign investors with tax breaks to help grow the country’s real estate market. The government has now binned a 6% financial charge on purchase of real estate investment trust (REIT) shares for foreign investors. The move is a bid to widen the choice […]

Expat landlords should file a UK tax return

It’s coming around to tax return time for British expats again – and many forget that if they are renting out a property back home they still have to file a return wherever they may be living. As reported last month by iExpats.com, thousands of expats who leave Britain to work abroad for years at […]

Spoof tax guide exposes the rich and famous

A spoof celebrity gossip magazine sending up how the wealthy manage their taxes to pay less has been published by the Trade Union Congress (TUC). The magazine – Kerching! A Celebrity Guide to Tax Dodging – list the 10 most popular ways the wealthy and companies bypass tax laws, alleges the TUC. The articles explain […]