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Russia and CIS take steps towards transparency

By Adam Garwood Over the past few years, Russia’s business environment has experienced a period of uncertainty. While the UK government has been raising questions over how it plans to tax non-doms and property, as well as coming to terms with the not-insignificant matter of Brexit, the Russian authorities have been occupied with Controlled Foreign […]

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Asia-Pacific countries gear up for CRS

The next few years will see Asia-Pacific countries adopt the Common Reporting Standard, moving the creation of an open, universal tax system one step closer. The automatic exchange of fi nancial information on an international scale is fast becoming a reality and with it the possibility of creating a global, transparent tax regime. Countries in the Asia-Pacific region are […]

PE: bane or blessing?

Recent years have seen a growing trend of private equity (PE) investment in the fiduciary sector. Since early 2000 there has been a wave of fiduciary companies benefiting from PE investment but perceptions of it and reactions to it remain mixed. So perhaps it’s worth first exploring the market drivers behind this change… Click on […]

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