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Whistleblowers go on trial in Luxembourg for exposing tax avoidance

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, April 29, 2016

After the “Luxleaks” expose revealed Luxembourg’s role in tax avoidance, authorities are now attempting to jail two French whistleblowers and a journalist for their role in the revelations.    … Read more…

Spain introduces ‘tourism tax’

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Spanish authorities will launch a new tax for tourists visiting the Balearic Islands from July 1st as part of a sustainability drive.     The charges mean anyone visiting the… Read more…

Tenerife maintains its big screen status

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, April 15, 2016

Statistics from the Tenerife Film Commission show that a total of 88 local and international production companies chose Tenerife to shoot their films last year.     The figures mean… Read more…

What’s new in France in 2016

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Some brand new laws and several changes to old ones will come into effect in France on 1 January, 2016. Here’s an overview of the principal changes to laws affecting… Read more…

Low tax and lifestyle attract expats to Gulf

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, December 3, 2015

Expats are increasingly drawn to Gulf states thanks to low tax rates and an upmarket lifestyle according to a recent study.   The Middle East Asset Management Study 2015 found… Read more…

Important changes UK vehicle tax

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, October 2, 2014

A whole raft of changes have gone into effect on 1 October, 2014. Vehicle tax in the UK is no longer transferable from one vehicle owner to another, so anyone… Read more…

European cross-border tobacco allowances tumble

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, September 18, 2014

In a campaign to control illegal cross-border movement of tobacco, the European Union has reduced the amount of tobacco products that an individual can purchase in one EU country and… Read more…

Expats in Spain Urged To Report Tobacco Smugglers

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, September 12, 2013

Expatriates in Spain with information or suspicions about tobacco smuggling and tax fraud are being asked to call a UK Customs’ Hotline with any information that could lead to arrests… Read more…

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