If you are an American citizen or green card holder living abroad who has unreported assets and income, time is running out to take advantage of a critical Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) tax compliance program.
Over recent years there has been a significant growth in the number of international schools set up around the world. Traditionally a reserve choice, they are increasingly fuelled by the growing importance of the English language in global business.
Today, new research by leading price comparison website MoneySuperMarket reveals that the UK is the most expensive place to raise a family. The running costs associated with a four-person family in the UK exceeded those of Spain, USA, Germany and Sweden due to the high costs of rent, utility bills […]
The Economic Intelligence Unit has published its 2018 Global Liveability Index, looking at the most and least liveable cities in the world. The survey assesses 140 cities around the world to establish which provide the best and worst living conditions: Vienna has taken the top spot overtaking Melbourne who have […]
On 12 August the Skilling Australia Fund levy commenced. The SAF levy is a levy payable by employers nominating overseas skilled workers for Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) (subclass 482), Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS) (subclass 186) and Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (RSMS) (subclass 187).
The process of moving abroad can be challenging to say the least, and there’s always plenty to think about and prepare. One aspect of living in a different country that many expats may not initially consider is their online security, and how they can gain unobstructed access to things like […]
Simon DePaoli of Moore Stephens lays out the issues regarding financial planning and expat life that Australian expats returning home need to consider – writing from the perspective of an Australian who has done it.
Expat health insurance is one of the major costs for people living and working around the world and options for reducing that cost are always welcome. NowCompare, the world’s largest expat insurance and financial aggregator, has just announced that a massive 40% has been slashed on selected international health insurance […]