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04/09/2012 Costa Rica - Tax administration, transfer tax for property transfers

New tax law in Costa Rica concerns tax practice and procedure

04/09/2012 Argentina - Income tax, VAT rate increases for imports

New income tax and VAT rates relating to certain imports in Argentina

04/09/2012 Panama - Tax incentives for multinational headquarters

Tax incentives for multinational headquarters located in Panama

04/09/2012 Panama - Tax incentives available for natural gas power plants

Tax incentives in Panama for natural gas power plants generating electricity

04/09/2012 Ghana - Overview of tax system

A KPMG guide providing an overview of the tax system in Ghana for investors

24/07/2014 AUSTRALIA: SmartGate expanded to Singapore nationals

IMPACT LOW What is the change?Australia is expanding its automatic border processing program to Singaporean nationals. What does the change...

24/07/2014 WORLDWIDE: Immigration Offices Will Close Across the Middle East, North Africa and Parts of Asia for Eid-al-Fitr

Government offices in the Middle East, North Africa and parts of Asia are expected to close for the holiday around July 28, depending on lunar...

23/07/2014 AUSTRALIA: Offshore Workers Are Again Exempt from Standard Work Authorization Requirements

Foreign nationals engaging in offshore resource activities are no longer required to hold a visa granting employment authorization, unless engaging in...

23/07/2014 KAZAKHSTAN: 2015 Quota Allocation Applications Due by September 1

Employers are not required to file quota allocation applications but are encouraged to do so because it may give them priority access to additional...

23/07/2014 SINGAPORE: Employers must document job interviews with Singaporean candidates

IMPACT MEDIUM What is the change?Under the new Fair Consideration Framework, employers who sponsor foreign workers for Employment Passes will be asked...

20/12/2012 Amsterdam Mamas: Best Christmas markets

Amsterdam Mamas: Our favourite - Christmas markets Here is Amsterdam Mamas' list of their favourite Christmas markets in the Netherlands and Germany.

20/12/2012 Reduction in pension contributions in Germany

Reduction in pension contributions for German companies and workers From 2013 employers and employees will have to pay less into the German state pension, meaning an increase in monthly net income and a reduction in costs for companies.

10/04/2012 pwc--Work related cost scheme and the qualification of expatriate expenses

International Mobility News - Volume 7 from pwc concerns the tax treatment of various expatriate expenses.

30/01/2012 pwc--Pension bulletin: The impact of funding shortfalls in the Netherlands

Dutch pension funds pwc looks at tough choices for pension funds and examines the implications.

10/01/2012 New Dutch regulation on employee vacation entitlements

Dutch law on holiday entitlement changed as of 1 January 2012. Sanne van Ruitenbeek of Pallas Attorneys-at-law explains.

30/11/2011 Pension winds of change

Review of the pension disclosures of the Dutch AEX25 and AMX25 by PwC.

23/10/2012 Diverse Expatriate Populations - Alternative Remuneration Packages

The number of both home and host locations has expanded, and as a result, the global mobility landscape has changed and the expatriate population has become more diverse.

10/04/2012 pwc--Work related cost scheme and the qualification of expatriate expenses

International Mobility News - Volume 7 from pwc concerns the tax treatment of various expatriate expenses.

12/07/2011 UK cities becoming more expensive for expatriates

UK cities have climbed the rankings of the world's most expensive cities for expatriates to live in, according to research by HR consulting,...

12/07/2011 Only three European cities in the world's top 10 costliest cities ranking

Luanda in Angola is the world's most expensive city for expats for the second year running, according to Mercer's 2011 Cost of Living Survey.

06/02/2011 US: IRS Releases New Sec. 911-Related Housing Cost Limitations

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service IRS released an advance copy of Notice 2011-8,1 which provides adjustments to the limitation on housing expenses for...