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Conyers
As the regulatory demands on offshore companies continue to grow, it can be hard to determine the right jurisdiction for the ownership and registration of vessels.
Carey Olsen
The month of June 2019 saw a number of important updates to Bermuda's economic substance regime ahead of the 1 July deadline for compliance for entities in existence when the legislation came into force.
Walkers
Non-resident entities will be required to provide sufficient evidence to the Registrar of Companies to support their tax residence in a jurisdiction outside Bermuda.
Conyers
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to tax laws and regulations that may occur in Bermuda.
Appleby
Stamp duty in Bermuda is a tax applied to documents, known as "instruments" under the tax. Any instrument signed in, or brought into, Bermuda is potentially liable to stamp duty, unless specifically exempt.
BeesMont Law Limited
Stephanie Sanderson, partner at Beesmont Law, breaks down the Common Reporting Standard and explains the impact that the global compliance measure has on captives
BeesMont Law Limited
Nil filings are not mandatory in Bermuda but may be filed if a Reporting Financial Institution wishes to submit a nil filing to confirm that they have no reportable accounts for the relevant reporting period.
Appleby
The elimination of tax evasion is a laudable objective. Governments miss out on revenue if assets are moved to other jurisdictions to evade taxes, and the impact is greater in poorer countries.
Appleby
The common reporting standard (CRS) is the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development's (OECD) model for the automatic exchange of information (AEOI) between jurisdictions world-wide.
BeesMont Law Limited
The Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Project has been a major project for the OECD which has been working hard for the past couple of years to progress and promote it globally.
BeesMont Law Limited
With the spotlight on offshore financial centres in the wake of the Panama Papers revelations, Stephanie Paiva Sanderson explains Bermuda's participation in the global effort to increase tax transparency in part 1 of a 2 part series.
BeesMont Law Limited
In 2014 Bermuda committed to the early adoption of CRS along with various other jurisdictions including the UK.
Appleby
When considering the use of offshore vehicles in an M&A transaction, it is important to know what regulatory requirements are applicable in each jurisdiction.
Appleby
The target of an intergovernmental request for information under a TIEA may require the Attorney General to produce the terms of the request.
Appleby
The Cayman Islands Government announced last week that negotiations with the United States (US) on a Model I Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) and a new Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA) have now been concluded.
European Union
Appleby
The European Union confirmed on Friday 17 May 2019 that Bermuda has been removed from its list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions. Bermuda is now listed as a cooperative tax jurisdiction and accordingly does not appear on the EU's
Appleby
Furthermore, it is worth noting that on 3 January 2018 the Commission announced that, as of 1 January 2018...
Worldwide
Appleby
On 18 February 2020, the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) announced that Bermuda and the British Virgin Islands (BVI) had been moved to the ‘whitelist'
Carey Olsen
Bermuda has been engaging in tax information exchange with other jurisdictions since the 1980s. This article, which is based upon a paper presented at the...
Appleby
51 jurisdictions signed the OECD Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement for the implementation of automatic exchange of tax information.
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