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Jersey Regulator Warns Of Imminent Filing Deadline

Jersey Regulator Warns Of Imminent Filing Deadline

by Mike Godfrey, Lowtax.net, Washington
28 March, 2017
The Jersey Financial Services Commission has reminded local residents to submit their annual returns before the March 31 deadline to avoid incurring late filing fees.
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Shanghai FTZ Reforms May Include New Port

Shanghai FTZ Reforms May Include New Port

by Lorys Charalambous, Lowtax.net, Cyprus
28 March, 2017
The China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone is to unveil reforms to liberalize regulations governing finance, foreign investment, and trade in the area, and a port may established within the zone.
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BVI Financial Institutions Reminded Of Reporting Obligations

BVI Financial Institutions Reminded Of Reporting Obligations

by Mike Godfrey, Lowtax.net, Washington
28 March, 2017
The deadline for BVI financial institutions to comply with filing deadlines under the US Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act is May 31, 2017.
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Gibraltar Regulator To Improve AML, CTF Oversight

Gibraltar Regulator To Improve AML, CTF Oversight

by Amanda Banks, Lowtax.net, London
27 March, 2017
The Gibraltar Financial Services Commission has made structural changes to better deliver on its international obligations and strengthen supervision more generally.
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Guernsey Funds Sector Grew In 2016

Guernsey Funds Sector Grew In 2016

by Jason Gorringe, Lowtax.net, London
27 March, 2017
The total value of funds business in Guernsey grew by more than GBP28bn (USD32.5bn) last year.
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BVI, Turks And Caicos Sign Up To BEPS Inclusive Framework

BVI, Turks And Caicos Sign Up To BEPS Inclusive Framework

by Lorys Charalambous, Lowtax.net, Cyprus
24 March, 2017
British Virgin Islands and Turks and Caicos Islands have joined the OECD's base erosion and profit shifting Inclusive Framework as Associate members.
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Jersey Seeks Free Trade Agreement Talk Involvement

Jersey Seeks Free Trade Agreement Talk Involvement

by Jason Gorringe, Lowtax.net, London
24 March, 2017
Jersey hopes that the UK's membership of the World Trade Organization is extended to the territory as part of the UK quitting the European Union.
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Turks And Caicos Extends CRS Reporting Deadline

Turks And Caicos Extends CRS Reporting Deadline

by Mike Godfrey, Lowtax.net, Washington
24 March, 2017
The Turks and Caicos Islands' Government has given financial institutions more time to submit returns required under the Common Reporting Standard, the OECD's new international standard for the automatic exchange of financial account information in tax matters.
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BVI Explores Post-Brexit Relationship With EU

BVI Explores Post-Brexit Relationship With EU

by Mike Godfrey, Lowtax.net, Washington
23 March, 2017
The British Virgin Islands is actively seeking to redefine its relationship with the European Union in light of the UK's referendum decision to leave the EU.
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Guernsey Welcomes House Of Lords Brexit Support

Guernsey Welcomes House Of Lords Brexit Support

by Amanda Banks, Lowtax.net, London
23 March, 2017
Guernsey's Chief Minister, Gavin St Pier, has welcomed a recently released House of Lords' European Union Committee report on Brexit and the Crown Dependencies.
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