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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

22/09/2014 CANADA: Work permit extensions may be filed during pendent LMIA

IMPACT MEDIUM What is the change?Citizenship and Immigration Canada will now accept work permit extension applications while a labor market impact...

22/09/2014 UNITED STATES: Designated entry ports to handle first-time Canadian TN and L-1 applicants

Starting in mid-September, Canadians applying for TN and L-1 status for the first time may receive faster processing at designated ports of entry set...

19/09/2014 ISRAEL: Holiday closures to delay processing

IMPACT MEDIUM What is the change? Government agencies will be closed during the observances of Rosh Hashana and Sukkot. What does the change mean? No...

19/09/2014 SCHENGEN AREA/US: European countries tightening enforcement on expiring passports

IMPACT MEDIUM What is the change?A number of European nations in the 26-country Schengen Area are growing increasingly strict about a requirement that...

18/09/2014 UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: Dubai conducting unannounced workplace audits

IMPACT HIGH What is the change?The Immigration and Labor Ministries have begun making unscheduled on-site visits to companies in Dubai. What does the...

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...