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Report on trustees' powers

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • January 5 2009

The Law Reform Commission (LRC) has published its Report on Trust Law: General Proposals

Update on recent international developments that significantly improve Ireland's attractiveness as an international fund domicile

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Global, Ireland
  • -
  • May 13 2009

A dramatic crackdown on tax havens was unveiled by G20 leaders at their summit on 2 April 2009, where agreement was reached to take action against "non-cooperative jurisdictions, including tax havens"

IFIA briefing paper on UK offshore fund rules

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 30 2009

The tax working group of the IFIA has issued a briefing paper in anticipation of the UK Treasury publishing guidelines implementing the new offshore funds regime which will implement a new tax framework for offshore funds (replacing the current distributing regime with a reporting regime

Ireland: a New Country

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • September 2 2009

Tax havens have long been within the cross-hairs of the OECD but events have conspired to ensure rapid change in the perception of tax havens as favourable places to locate a multinational business

Significant developments in Irish trust law

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • January 21 2010

The rule against perpetuities, which required that trusts not continue for longer than a few generations, has been abolished for present and future trusts, from 1 December 2009, by Section 16 of the Land and Conveyancing Law Reform Act 2009

Irish opportunity - new Irish legislation will enable offshore fund companies to migrate into Ireland

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • April 12 2010

Ireland has enacted new legislation to enable fund companies to migrate into Ireland and be registered as Irish-regulated funds without any change in the legal entity

Finance Bill - a further step toward Lenihan's aim to make Ireland

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • April 14 2010

Ireland has always offered significant advantages for asset managers seeking a regulated jurisdiction for their funds, and one of the key factors in the success of the Irish funds industry is the tax treatment of regulated funds in Ireland

Ireland introduces new domicile levy

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • April 12 2010

In recent years, Irish legislation has restricted the availability of income tax reliefs, to ensure that high earners pay at least an effective 20 rate of income tax

Passing on the family business: is now the time to do it?

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • November 20 2009

Estate planning is the process where wealth is transferred from one generation to the next in a tax efficient manner

A guide to re-domiciling an investment fund to Ireland

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • March 2 2010

In December 2009, the Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009 was signed into Irish law