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by Alexander Beard, on Dec 11, 2017 10:14:18 AM

When you hear the words ‘artificial intelligence’, the first thing you think of is probably one of the many examples of computers and machines built to think, work and react …

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by Alexander Beard, on Feb 26, 2016 11:54:50 AM

You may or may not have heard of a QROPS but if you have a UK personal pension, as many ex-pat Brits do, this article may be of some interest …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jan 14, 2016 2:20:58 PM

If you are moving to the US from the UK then, at some point, you will come across the question of what to do with your financial assets. Assuming you …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jan 12, 2016 2:43:48 PM

If you’re a Brit living in the US, or if you plan to move to the States any time soon, then you need to know about FATCA. The Foreign Account …

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by Alexander Beard, on Oct 20, 2015 2:17:09 PM

Moving a UK pension to the United States can be difficult. As well as all of the usual UK rules around pension movements, the US rules are equally complex, meaning …

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by Alexander Beard, on Oct 20, 2015 10:26:09 AM

When moving overseas the more tangible issues people tend to face are arranging Visas, transport of possessions, arranging employment and selling property. There are however things that are often forgotten …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jun 23, 2015 11:42:15 AM

In the Telegraph’s Expat Money section on 21st June 2015 there was an article regarding how some British expats are being charged very high fees for financial advice that are …

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by Alexander Beard, on Apr 23, 2015 11:31:40 AM

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance ACT (FATCA) became law in March 2010. A key focus of this piece of legislation is reporting by US tax payers of certain foreign financial …

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by Alexander Beard, on Dec 22, 2014 9:56:01 AM

Writing in Forbes, Robert W. Wood has noted two very interesting figures relating to American Citizenship figures during the second half of 2014. Firstly, Wood notes that the US has …

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by Alexander Beard, on Sep 4, 2014 5:15:42 PM

In April 2015, new legislation will come into force that will affect a large percentage of people who have a UK Pension. These new rules will provide greater flexibility and …

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by Alexander Beard, on Aug 4, 2014 2:33:09 PM

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA, is a system designed to recoup tax from US citizens who have foreign investments, but British expatriates based in the US risk …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jul 21, 2014 9:00:23 AM

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is a complicated initiative by the US government to recoup tax from money held in offshore accounts. For US nationals, or those who …

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