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Beware the Taxman Cometh

Mar
15

January 2016 saw the rolling out of a system for exchanging financial information between participating countries. This system, developed by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and known as Common Reporting Standards involves HMRC (in the UK) providing the financial information of non-UK residents with the relevant tax authority in the country of residence.
Although the impact of this was not expected to be seen until September 2017, it would appear your local taxman is receiving your information as you read this.
A couple of weeks ago, I received a …

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When is a guarantee not a guarantee?

Mar
15

On 20th February, the government issued its eagerly awaited Green Paper on reforming defined benefit occupational pensions, more commonly known as final salary pension schemes

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Reasons to Wrap

Mar
03

It’s no secret that the Assurance Vie (AV) is by far and away the most popular investment vehicle in France……….and for good reason

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Achieving financial stability in France

Jan
31

When looking at achieving financial stability in France, budget planning and regular savings are two ways which can help smooth out any bumps in the road

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Are you thinking of selling your UK property or have you sold one recently?

Jan
13

When you sell your UK property, you need to fill out a Non-Resident Capital Gains Tax (NRCGT) return online and inform HMRC within 30 days of completing the sale

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