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Archive for December, 2014

American expats see glimmer of hope for tax change

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 19, 2014

The need for reform of U.S. taxation of expats has been officially recorded.   The United States is just one of two countries that taxes its citizens based on citizenship… Read more…

Thousands of British expats to lose Winter Fuel Payment

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The UK government has announced an overhaul to cold weather payments made to British expats. The Winter Fuel Payment is currently payable to British citizens at home or overseas who… Read more…

10 Best Deals for Skiing in Europe

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Where’s the best value resort for families and the best value resort for independent skiers? … Read on. Prices have dropped this year (unlike the snow in many European ski… Read more…

The 10 Most Expensive Locations for Expats

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 12, 2014

The highest cost of living for expats is in the heat of South America and the coolness of northern Europe. Caracas, the capital of Venezuela, holds two crowns: the most… Read more…

Expat Life 101: Living with backhanders and corruption

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Is living with back-handers and baksheesh part of expat life? Every year Transparency International ranks how the public sector in 175 countries is perceived taking into account the options of… Read more…

One week to French property tax deadline

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, December 8, 2014

Remember to send the French tax office some seasonal cheer too! Every year property owners and/or renters in France must pay various French property taxes. A fast approaching deadline is… Read more…

British expats urged to prepare for State Pension changes

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 5, 2014

Less than 500 days until the UK State Pension changes. A new campaign has been launched by the UK government to highlight changes to the State Pension that will take… Read more…

How much is your best friend worth to you?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, December 4, 2014

Do you spend, spend, spend, lie to avoid buying gifts or simply not buy any gifts for friends at all? Find out what British adults do. At this time of… Read more…

France publishes sale dates…and ignores Black Friday

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, December 2, 2014

With limited opportunities in France to snag a sale bargain, shoppers need to make a note of the official dates of the upcoming French winter sales. The retail world in… Read more…

France clears the road towards simplified motor insurance claims

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, December 1, 2014

New app to cut down on insurance repayment waiting time. As of today, 1 December, motor insurance policyholders involved in a motor accident in France (car or motorbike) can now… Read more…

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