On May 11, 2018, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network implemented a rule with the intention of fighting against illegal financial activities committed by many businesses. Some of these crimes include fraud, tax evasion and money laundering. This new rule is known as the beneficial ownership rule, and...
With the assistance of the Internet, many companies can easily generate relationships with potential customers across the globe. What that means is that sales could be generated from their home country or from anywhere in the world. These companies, referred to as transnational corporations or TNCs must,...
As a United States citizen, one of your biggest grumbles may be getting taxed every year. You may feel that you are being taxed entirely too highly while others pay too little or even nothing at all. This has certainly been an issue that has caused much...
In a recent announcement made by the ConDem government, they've indicated that they will make further developments in its current plans to make the UK a tax haven nation. Many multimillionaires from foreign countries prepare to react accordingly. There has been a shift in offshore investments...
President Barack Obama has set forth an important initiative with the aid of Congressman Neal, Senator Kerry, Chairman Baucus and Rangel. The agenda is to empower the government of the United States of America to combat oversea tax havens, such as Swiss bank accounts.
FATCA or the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act is a tax law requiring United States citizens both abroad and within the country to file yearly reports regarding any foreign account holdings. The intention of this act is the promotion of transparency in the international financial services sector...
The nation of Switzerland has always been one of the prized goals for many of the world's leading tax evasion lawyers and investigators. In 2009, the largest bank in Switzerland, UBS AG entered into an agreement with the U.S. tax agencies that would allow it to pay...