Deadline Extended for UK?s Tax Disclosure Facility

The deadline for the UK offshore tax ?amnesty? – the New Disclosure Opportunity (NDO) – has been extended by five…

Proposed Spanish Tax Increases ? Can You Avoid Them?

In just a couple of weeks we?ll be welcoming in 2010. As with the start of any new year we?ll…

The Role Of Guarantees In Underpinning Your Investment Portfolio

Stockmarkets have surged over the last 8 months ? investors with previously invested equity portfolios have seen a significant recovery,…

UK’s Offshore Financial Centres Must Raise Taxes Says Treasury Report

A UK Treasury report has said that its Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies must improve standards on financial regulation and…

The Ups And Downs Of Sterling – Can You Avoid Them?

Sterling has again been on a bit of a rollercoaster ride as the markets react to every bit of news…

UK Inflation Report Forecasts Faster Growth For The Economy

The Bank of England?s (BoE) November quarterly Inflation Report was more dovish than expected, coming as it did after the…

Imminent Deadline For UK Tax Disclosure Facility

Time is fast running out for UK tax evaders to wipe the slate clean with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)…

Interest Rates V Stockmarkets

Interest rates are set to remain low for another five years. Sterling could fall further. More tax rises are inevitable.…

Tax Rises In Spain

Expatriates living in Spain have been hammered by the weakening Sterling to Euro exchange rate, negligible interest rates, pension restrictions…

Tax Rises In France

Across Europe tax rises seem to be on the march upwards. The financial crisis has greatly spurred this on, but…

Tax Evaders Accept It?s Time To Come Clean

The push by G20 leaders to target tax havens and tax evaders is increasingly producing results for their treasuries. More…

Your Domicile Status And Liability To UK Inheritance Tax

One of the most financially damaging taxes facing wealthier Britons is UK inheritance tax (IHT). Living overseas and being a…

The Winds of Change Blow Through Switzerland

Switzerland has offered banking secrecy since 1934, and since it is considered such an intrinsic part of its growth as…

Spain and the UK: Are You Sure You Are Paying Tax In The Right Place?

Many Britons who move to Spain understand that as a resident in Spain they are liable for tax in Spain.…

Equities V Property

Property values have always been a favourite topic for discussion at dinner parties, particularly when prices seem to be heading…

UK Revenue Continues Mission Against Offshore Tax Evasion

If British offshore savers were already feeling prosecuted, they may need to brace themselves. HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is…