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Archive for March, 2013

US Tax-Filing Date Approaches

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, March 29, 2013

Tax time is coming up in America. US citizens in America and resident aliens in America have until 15 April, 2013 to file their taxes. Americans living overseas are automatically… Read more…

Cyprus Banks Reopen Under Tight Security and Controls

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, March 28, 2013

After almost two weeks of closure, banks on Cyprus are preparing to open under armed guard. However there will be strict controls over access to money. An English version of… Read more…

Payment to UK Pensioners in Cyprus to be Held in the UK

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, March 27, 2013

On 18 March, the UK Government announced a decision to ‘hold’ payments of pensions or benefits to British nationals in Cyprus while banks in Cyprus remain closed. That decision is… Read more…

Cypriot Bank Workers Threaten Strike

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, March 27, 2013

The financial and banking crisis in Cyprus continues to twist and turn further downhill. As the head of the Cypriot central bank said “superhuman” efforts were being made to open… Read more…

Cyprus: Savings at Laiki Bank UK No Longer Protected

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Until 25 March savers at overseas Cyriot banks appeared to be protected from the financial crisis. However, following Cyprus’s deal with the EU and IMF, a change has been announced… Read more…

UK Tax Agreement Signed With Jersey

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, March 26, 2013

The UK government has agreed a comprehensive package of measures with the Isle of Man, Guernsey and now Jersey.  The agreements are part of the UK government’s offshore evasion strategy… Read more…

Cyprus Secures Last-Minute Lending Deal

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, March 25, 2013

In return for a 10 billion euro bailout, Cyprus has agreed to close down its second largest bank, Popular Bank of Cyprus, also known as Laiki. All Laiki deposits below… Read more…

Crucial Days Ahead for Cyprus…Information Sources Here

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, March 22, 2013

Unless the Cypriot government can agree on an acceptable Plan B by Monday, the European Central Bank has confirmed in a statement that it will not continue to offer liquidity… Read more…

How the UK Budget Will Affect British Expat Pensioners

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, March 21, 2013

Amongst many reforms and tweaks announced by the UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, in yesterday’s Budget, the principal change that will affect retired British expats is the announcement… Read more…

Russia, the EU and Cyprus: A Three-Way Plan B?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, March 21, 2013

Cyprus’s government has ordered the banks to stay shut until next Tuesday (26 March). As the government scrabbles to find a ‘Plan B’ to dig the country out of crisis… Read more…

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