Posts Categorized: Offshore pension plans

Common Reporting Standards – threat or opportunity?

Common reporting standards are coming to a place near you. It is not just the wealthy that need to worry……! The International Consortium of Journalists (ICJ) unearthed a global can of worms with allegations of large-scale tax evasion following their investigation into what are now known as The Panama Papers. Slowly, governments around the world… Read more »

Will Brexit affect “the pound in your pocket”?

One of Harold Wilson’s most remembered pronouncements was that the devaluation of Sterling by 14% against the US Dollar in 1967 “would not affect the value of the pound in your purses and pockets”. To an extent this was true as few people outside global corporates lived in a multi-currency world, given that everything they… Read more »