Trusts & Estate Planning
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  Rising private wealth tops $200 trillion worldwide – report on 26/07/2018
  The ‘great wealth transfer’ is coming on 23/07/2018
  The future role of wealth structures and international financial centres on 18/07/2018
  Pugachev, the Illusionist: Shams and powers on 16/07/2018
  Why Meghan Markle’s tax affairs are now more complicated on 25/05/2018
  South Korea’s Chaebol Challenge on 15/05/2018
  Jersey Court stops Italian princess taking millions from her sister...again on 19/01/2018
  What’s in Store for Tax and Trusts in 2018? on 08/01/2018
  Wealth Management for the Global Super-Rich on 05/01/2018
  How sham trusts served ‘Putin’s banker’ on 16/11/2017
  BDA highlights Bermuda’s regulatory transparency and compliance on 14/11/2017
  Who decided that keeping money in ‘paradise’ is a crime? We should all thank havens on 13/11/2017
  Is the new financial information swapping scheme a ticking bomb for China’s richest? on 31/07/2017
  In Defence of Offshore Trusts on 16/06/2017
  Trust Companies, Banks Should Be Main Haven Targets: EU Report on 25/04/2017
  UK: AIG targets non-doms hit by inheritance tax change on 10/04/2017
  EU: MEPs threaten privacy rights with beneficial ownership vote on 06/03/2017
  UK faces EU push on transparency of trusts on 28/02/2017
  Changes proposed for Cayman Islands Trusts Law on 05/10/2016
  South Africa : Steps to curb tax avoidance using trusts could be discriminatory on 09/09/2016
  CISE updates listing rules for investment business on 02/09/2016
  Singapore Reits hitting their limit over compliance rules on 01/09/2016
  New Zealand: Shewan foreign trust changes enter Parliament on 08/08/2016
  EU investigation would find New Zealand tax rules tight – Woodhouse on 02/08/2016
  South Africa: Treasury steps in to curb tax avoidance using trusts on 01/08/2016
  New Zealand to set up register of foreign trusts on 14/07/2016
  Ireland: Charities regulator to examine trusts after tax avoidance claims on 13/07/2016
  OECDs Pascal Saint-Amans calls for register of owners of corporate trusts on 04/07/2016
  New Zealand poised to toughen rules for offshore trusts on 27/06/2016
  US assets set to form larger part of Singapore Reits market on 22/06/2016
  Netherlands 'missed opportunity' on cross-border pensions on 06/05/2016
  Indonesian Government cuts taxes on real estate investment trusts on 30/03/2016
  Trusts face tougher listing requirements on 08/03/2016
  Portcullis Trust company 'ready to move on' from controversy on 02/11/2015
  Under FATCA Indian Trusts will now have to disclose details to IRS on 30/10/2015
  Cayman trust law must evolve to stem flight to Bermuda on 13/10/2015
  New Zealand Qrops taking part in dispute process on 03/09/2015
  HMRC reintroduces Australian fund to Rops list on 02/09/2015
  Ireland: Overseas property affected by change to inheritance law on 18/08/2015
  UK treasury takes action to close Qrops loophole on 06/08/2015
  Treasury admits currently pensioners can beat transfer ban on 05/08/2015
  Firms see overseas pension referrals jump due to concerns on 31/07/2015
  Qrops crackdown sees offshore pension options dwindle for expats on 08/07/2015
  Fears mount HMRC will cull Canadian Qrops next on 07/07/2015
  HMRC cuts thousands of overseas schemes from recognised QROPS list on 02/07/2015
  Manager turnover speeds up at investment companies on 23/06/2015
  Providers scramble to comply with Qrops clampdown on 17/06/2015
  Trusts hit back as EU rules threaten to throttle industry on 15/06/2015
  First Australian pension scheme falls off HMRC list on 04/06/2015
  Guernsey QROPS locked out of flexible access on 30/04/2015
  House Republicans approve repeal of US estate tax on 22/04/2015
  HMRC toughens overseas pension warnings on 21/04/2015
  Malta first to enable overseas pension freedom on 08/04/2015
  Law to be tweaked to allow for new EU succession rules on 02/04/2015
  Gibraltar QROPS get ready for flexible access on 24/03/2015
  UK: Cameron’s team pledging to cut inheritance tax on 12/01/2015
  New Zealand: Foreign trusts in IRD sights on 27/11/2014
  Hong Kong reits looking ahead to rosier times on 19/11/2014
  New international standards for regulating trust company business on 21/10/2014
  Singapore issues business trust e-tax guide on 14/10/2014
  Cayman conference calls for update to trust law on 08/10/2014
  Fatca to catch trust companies and trustees according to Faust on 03/10/2014
  British Virgin Islands targets rich mainland Chinese on 09/09/2014
  US$343bn repayments raise red flags over China’s trust industry on 11/08/2014
  Trust legislation amendments to make Bermuda more attractive, competitive on 15/07/2014
  France rescinds IHT treaty with Switzerland on 23/06/2014
  Private client community divided by public disclosure plans on 11/06/2014
  UK inheritance tax drive 'could drive elderly overseas' on 09/06/2014
  Sipps market faces regulation changes on 02/06/2014
  Lack of knowledge key reason for not using investment trusts on 27/05/2014
  China trust-sector growth slows on increased regulation on 23/04/2014
  China tightens oversight of trusts as default risk increases on 14/04/2014
  Change to trust law will make Isle of Man competitive on 09/04/2014
  QROPS industry in split over pre-age-55 pension commencement on 04/02/2014
  High-profile Guernsey trust court case sets important precedent on trustee liability on 31/01/2014
  EU Member states split on proposed transparency for trusts legislation on 16/01/2014
  HMRC’s exit from Qrops case creates uncertainty on 13/12/2013
  Boost reits creation in Hong Kong, adviser urges on 02/12/2013
  Malta - Sovereign aiming for third pension scheme on 01/11/2013
  Jersey amends trust legislation on 29/10/2013
  Investor interest in REITs and unit trusts on the rise on 03/10/2013
  Cayman Chief Justice defends legitimacy of offshore trusts on 23/08/2013
  HMRC makes QROPS announcement on 21/08/2013
  The case for QROPS and QNUPS on 15/08/2013
  Jersey’s position under threat from Hong Kong on 13/08/2013
  Creditor-proof trusts replacing offshore accounts on 09/08/2013
  Turks & Caicos: Potential for local trust associations to develop on 06/08/2013
  Bermuda bucked a global trend in offshore incorporations on 30/07/2013
  Hong Kong company registrations continue to rise on 18/07/2013
  Research reveals top three QROPS jurisdictions on 10/07/2013
  HMRC forced into climb down over tax charge on delisted QROPS on 24/06/2013
  REITS in Hong Kong, Singapore lose their allure on 18/06/2013
  Swiss lawyers cry foul over bank data transfer on 04/06/2013
  Bahamas in estate planning 'uptick' on 17/05/2013
  Jersey considers ‘codifying’ key trust rule days after UK disallows it on 16/05/2013
  US, UK want financial services as part of trade pact on 19/04/2013
  Bahamas adapting to new tax transparency landscape on 16/04/2013
  Hong Kong gazettes trust law reform on 12/02/2013
  Bahamas Trusts hauled in to FATCA tax net on 06/02/2013
  HMRC recognises new Irish/Maltese exchange on 06/02/2013
  Liechtenstein, Austria eye swift conclusion of tax deal on 12/12/2012
  South Korea to tighten regulation on money-market financial products on 29/10/2012
  Trust administration requires balance – Chief Justice on 12/10/2012
  Bahamas 'Ahead of Curve' with Trust legislation on 11/10/2012
  Offshore trusts to remain important estate planning tool on 10/10/2012
  New Zealand joins international tax pact amid criticisms of “tax haven” status on 08/10/2012
  New EU rules designed to ease cross-border successions become law. on 27/07/2012
  Gibraltar pension fund administrators begin to move on QROPS on 27/06/2012
  Gibraltar Parliament to consider QROPS law today on 22/06/2012
  Paper on trust services released by Swiss association on 20/06/2012
  HMRC in Guernsey Qrops row on 18/05/2012
  Wealth advisors believe new Bahamas Executive Entity (BEE) to become an important tool in international estate planning on 17/05/2012
  Bahamas: New service to allow trustees to take advantage of Bahamas Executive Entity on 25/04/2012
  Treasury proposes overhaul of Reits tax rules on 17/04/2012
  Guernsey ‘extremely disappointed’ at HMRC’s QROPS stance on 11/04/2012
  Anglo Saxon-styled trusts arrive in Curacao on 14/03/2012
  Tax Hunt Pushes Global Rich to Offshore Trusts on 07/03/2012
  FSA divided over toxic loans to pension schemes on 30/01/2012
  Bahamas: Key legislation bolsters financial sector on 13/01/2012
  UK tightens up overseas pension rules on 12/01/2012
  EU seeks double-taxation relief for cross-border estate taxes on 19/12/2011
  Bahamas: Bills introduced to meet OECD recommendations on 10/11/2011
  Trusts conference: Confidentiality not threatened by TIEAs on 19/10/2011
  Irish Pensions industry criticised for high charges on 17/10/2011
  Alliance Trust chief Katherine Garrett-Cox compares European debt crisis with botox on 20/09/2011
  HMRC targets offshore trusts in tax evasion clampdown on 05/09/2011
  Bahamas: New Act to simplify probate, administration of estates on 07/07/2011
  BVI stages London events to highlight trusts expertise on 30/06/2011
  Court of Appeal wipes out Hastings Bass ruling on 31/03/2011
  US estate tax changes verge on the absurd on 06/01/2011
  US estate tax spells taxing times for NRIs on 04/01/2011
  Estate measure in US creates way to give children US$10 million tax-free on 14/12/2010
  Wealthy may ring out 2010 with tax-minded gifts on 01/12/2010
  Return of estate tax looms as final impediment to extending Bush tax cuts on 29/11/2010
  Devising strategies while the estate tax is in limbo on 16/09/2010
  Estate-tax uncertainty will drag for a while on 13/09/2010
  Government out to foil IHT scheme tax dodges on 03/08/2010
  What is the current status of US estate tax? on 03/08/2010
  Treasury proposes to make pensions free of inheritance tax on 16/07/2010
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