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Published: 28 March 2013

728 Pages


ISBN: 9780199693450

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Chapter 1

Offshore Financial Law

Trusts and Related Tax Issues

Second Edition

Rose-Marie Antoine

  • The only book with a focus on offshore trusts
  • Covers all aspects of offshore financial law, including tax, for a comprehensive understanding of the issues
  • Topic based and comparative approach provides detailed analysis of case law, legislation, and treaties from both an offshore and onshore perspective
  • Tackles complex areas such as conflicts of laws

New to this Edition:

  • New chapter on the US 'Offshore' Trusts such as the Nevada and Alaska Trusts
  • New chapter on the Shari'a Trust in offshore financial law
  • New chapter on the civil law foundation trust
  • Coverage of the EU Savings Directive and developments in Jersey law (ie the No 5 Amendment)
  • Analysis of the UK Tax amnesty, private trust companies, tax information agreements, and signed exchange of information agreements
  • More detailed discussion of Latin American and European use of the offshore trust

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