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>Working Abroad – 10 mistakes made by expats

> Ten Worst Mistakes Made by Expats: Gavin Pluck, European director at Guardian Wealth Management, warns of the 10 worst mistakes people from the United Kingdom make when moving abroad: People often underestimate the cost of living in a new … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – UK Income Tax

> UK Creates Tighter Rules for Expats’ Income Tax Under a proposed rule, British non-residents who work more than 20 days a year in the United Kingdom will be subject to taxes on their worldwide income, according to a report … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad as Expats

> Singapore now more expensive than Hong Kong: According to human resource firm ECA International, it said the Singapore dollar, which has surged by more than 10 percent against the US Dollar, pushed the city-state to third place above Hong … Continue reading

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>Working abroad – coming to the UK?

> Are you thinking of moving to live and work in the UK? Go to our newsletter ‘worldwise’ to find out more by clicking on this below link: Coming Home to the UK? You will also find some great articles and … Continue reading

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>10 most expensive world cities for expats

>The 10 most expensive world cities for expats. Rankings (out of 214) 2011      2010              City                     Country 1              1                  Luanda                Angola 2              2                  Tokyo                  Japan 3              3                  N’Djamena           Chad 4              4                  Moscow               Russia 5              5                  Geneva                Switzerland 6              6                  Osaka                  Japan 7              8                  Zurich                   Switzerland 8             11                 Singapore             Singapore 9              8                  Hong … Continue reading

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>UK Proposes reducing the number of immigrants who can apply for permanenet residence

> Foreign workers in the UK will have fewer options for settlement in the country under a series of new government proposals. Those working on temporary visas will not be able to apply for settlement, and the government will classify … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – U.S Tax compliance drives expats to despair of U.S.

> American expatriates who are employed overseas are expected to file tax returns with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), even if they do not owe any taxes in the United States, or face penalties. Starting in January 2013, the Foreign … Continue reading

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>Working abroad – Civil unrest in North Africa

> Due to the civil unrest in a number of North African countries, the Foreign &Commonwealth Office has offered the following advice: MoroccoWhilst there are currently no travel restrictions in place, travellers to the country should follow news reports and … Continue reading

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>What is your expat experience?

>The HSBC Expat experience report 2009 shows results of a recent survey taken by expats.Read more at this link:http://www.offshore.hsbc.com/1/2/international/expat/expat-survey/results-2009You can also find an expat economic report and offshore offspring report at the same site.Are you thinking of becoming an expat?Are … Continue reading

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