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16 May 2018
This update serves to advise our BVI clients of upcoming important filing deadlines as well as procedures for submission of information to the relevant authorities with regard to audited accounts, fund annual returns, record keeping, register of directors and AEOI.
19 Mar 2018
Richard May and Matthew Gilbert provide an analysis of the laws and regulations of mergers and acquisitions in the British Virgin Islands. Their contribution formed part of the 12th edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Mergers & Acquisitions 2018, which provides a broad overview of mergers and acquisitions law in 53 jurisdictions.
This article appeared in the 2018 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Mergers & Acquisitions; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London in March 2018.
21 Feb 2018
The BVI International Tax Authority has confirmed that the British Virgin Islands Financial Account Reporting System has now been reopened following closures due to hurricanes Irma and Maria and is accepting both Common Reporting Standard and US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act filings. The portal can be accessed from the BVIFARS government website.
The ITA also recently published an updated list of CRS Reportable Jurisdictions for the 2017 reporting year.
15 Feb 2018
Chambers and Partners has released its 2018 Global guide to the world's leading law firms and Maples and Calder has secured top spots for nine practice groups across six locations. The firm continues to achieve high rankings in both the individual lawyer and practice group categories, with 65 individual lawyer rankings in this edition.