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  • Isle of Man visa
    The Isle of Man aims to increase its economically active population and to assist this operates an attractive Tier 1 Entrepreneur and a Tier 1 Investor visa.
  • UAE to introduce VAT
    The UAE and Saudi Arabia will be the first countries in the Gulf Co-operation Council to introduce Value Added Tax from 1 January 2018.
  • Portuguese Golden Visa
    The Golden Visa programme, launched by the Portuguese Government, is a fast track for investors to obtain a valid residency permit in Portugal and consequently free access to the vast majority of European countries.
  • Establishing a Wholly Foreign Owned Enterprise in China
    China will have no problem meeting its economic growth target of around 6.5 percent this year, and may even beat it, the head of the Statistics Bureau has said.
  • Dubai: A place to do business
    Dubai is getting ready to host the influential World Expo in 2020 - this huge international event will boost the city's economy, tourism and leisure industries.
  • HK 2017 policy address
    Hong Kong's chief executive, Carrie Lam has used her maiden policy speech to unveil tax relief policies to increase its competitive edge.
  • A guide to incorporating a business
    Choosing where to base your business is an important decision no longer based simply on where you pay the least amount of tax.
  • Property Structuring
    It is usually beneficial to structure the purchase and holding of real estate through non-resident companies.
  • Cryptocurrencies: An Update
    The uncertainty that fresh regulation brings has been replaced by the knowledge that the Isle of Man remains at the cutting edge of crypto regulation by allowing crypto companies to operate under the gold standard regulation that the Isle of Man crest provides.
  • Immigration Rules!
    Immigration is a topical subject around Europe at present as many countries try to deal with the influx of migrants and refugees from both within and outside of it's borders.
  • UK Companies in Hong Kong
    Hong Kong, with its open and transparent legal system, world-class business institutions and dynamic and accessible market, is an easy place for UK companies to do business.
  • Private Wealth Solutions & Switzerland
    Switzerland provides a robust but practical regulatory environment for all aspects of estate and succession planning, asset protection structuring and associated services.
  • Is IOM eGaming dead?
    No. A direct answer, but those who know me will know I am a fairly direct person.
  • Hong Kong - A Unique Location For Business
    Hong Kong’s unique location has long been recognised as an ideal place in terms of trading with Asia and the rest of the world. Its tax system offers advantages as it is based on source and not on residence.
  • Let's Talk Crypto & The Isle of Man
    You would be forgiven for thinking that interest in crypto currencies in the Isle of Man has somewhat waned since last year's Crypto Valley Summit, however, the reality is that within the sector this could not be further from the truth.