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Unfair prejudice and beneficial shareholders: a confused noise
  • Harneys
  • British Virgin Islands, United Kingdom
  • November 23 2016

While the position regarding the standing of struck off companies in BVI is relatively clear (see last year's English Commercial Court decision of


Enforcing orders made in foreign insolvency proceedings
  • Harneys
  • British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, United Kingdom
  • October 24 2012

This article sets out the potential impact in the BVI and Cayman of the much anticipated Supreme Court decision in Rubin v. Eurofinance SA 2012 UKSC 46, which was handed down on 24 October 2012


BVI releases guidance notes on CRS requirements
  • Harneys
  • British Virgin Islands, United Kingdom
  • October 18 2016

The BVI has released guidance notes on the requirements of the Common Reporting Standards (CRS) as implemented in the British Virgin Islands. A copy


UK FATCA: ARR deadline approaching for UK resident non-domiciled individuals
  • Maples and Calder
  • British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, United Kingdom
  • May 25 2015

In November 2013 the governments of the Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands ("BVI") entered into intergovernmental agreements with the


Wealth and trusts quarterly digest February 2017
  • RPC
  • British Virgin Islands, United Kingdom
  • February 16 2017

Welcome to the February 2017 edition of our wealth and trusts quarterly digest. The digest provides up to date commentary and analysis on key sector


UK property tax changes: “de-enveloping” or a use of a trust?
  • Harneys
  • British Virgin Islands, United Kingdom
  • January 18 2013

It has long been popular for high net-worth people who are not domiciled in the United Kingdom ("non-doms") to form an offshore company, often in the


Repealing of the Iran Direction in the British Virgin Islands
  • Harneys
  • British Virgin Islands, Iran, United Kingdom
  • August 30 2016

The Financial Investigation Agency (the FIA) in the British Virgin Islands gave a direction (the BVI 2009 Direction) on 18 December 2009 under


Effective service of BVI and English proceedings in Russia
  • Carey Olsen
  • British Virgin Islands, Russia, United Kingdom
  • March 17 2015

Serving foreign proceedings on Russian defendants in Russia under the Hague Convention is often problematic and time-consuming. The BVI and English


Inheritance Tax Changes for BVI Companies Holding UK Residential Property
  • Maples and Calder
  • British Virgin Islands, United Kingdom
  • August 31 2016

Owners of British Virgin Islands ("BVI") companies that hold UK residential property (together with other interested parties such as settlors of


UK FATCA compliance for investment funds
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Jersey, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 7 2014

The United Kingdom has signed intergovernmental agreements ('IGAs') with its Crown Dependencies and Overseas Territories in order to improve