Tax shock: Wealthy to be 'very surprised' in 2013

There has been no shortage of media coverage on this year's higher tax rates and new taxes, but accountants expect many of their clients to still be surprised when the bill comes due next April.


Hong Kong Seeks Agreement With US over FATCA

The Securities and Futures Commission has confirmed Hong Kong is one of 80 countries globally currently in negotiations with the US over its controversial FATCA law.


Banks Lock Out Americans Over New Tax Law

That's what banks around the world have been telling their U.S. customers, as they try to avoid having to comply with a new tax law due to come into force next year.


Swiss ok for US Fatca inches ahead

The agreement now returns to the upper house to iron out a difference in the two versions related to the date when the Fatca agreement will be implemented.