More Brexit News

More About Brexit
AUTHOR: Marketing Communications
DATE: January 31st, 2019 CATEGORY: alert news

Tuesday, 29th January, 2019, 59 days before the UK officially leaves the European Union, was another lively day in the ongoing Brexit saga where a lot happened in Parliament but, once the dust settled, nothing much really changed. Recap Two weeks ago, Parliament overwhelmingly rejected the Withdrawal Agreement that the government had proposed. The primary […]

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Altair Alert: Brexit Update

BREXIT UPDATE
AUTHOR: Marketing Communications
DATE: January 17th, 2019 CATEGORY: alert news

UK Parliament finally voted on the Withdrawal Agreement that was initially negotiated by UK Prime Minister, Theresa May, in November 2018. Parliament rejected the bill by 432 votes to 202. Less than a third of Parliament supported the Prime Minister – the largest UK Government defeat in history on a major piece of legislation. This […]

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Altair Alert: Brexit – What’s Next?

Brexit chess pieces
AUTHOR: Marketing Communications
DATE: December 17th, 2018 CATEGORY: alert news

NO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT Until we have a definitive agreement and all the rules are known, the true outcomes of Brexit are still hanging in the balance. There are companies, in many cases backed by EU financial grants and incentives, that are technically/administratively relocating their corporate headquarters outside of the UK; however, this is not necessarily […]

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Altair Alert: Tax Reform – Key 2017 Rulings

Desk, glasses, watch and tax papers
AUTHOR: Marketing Communications
DATE: September 27th, 2018 CATEGORY: alert news

On September 21, 2018, the IRS released a key ruling regarding tax reform. Under Notice 2018-75, 2018-41 IRB 1, 2018 reimbursements or employer payments for employee moves occurring in 2017 remain excludable from the incomes of the employees (provided they were excludable prior to tax reform). You may recall a communication earlier this year from […]

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Altair Advisor – Tax Reform – A Modern-day Drama

tax services
AUTHOR: Marketing Communications
DATE: November 20th, 2017 CATEGORY: alert

As Congress wrestles with tax reform, the only thing most parties agree upon is dissatisfaction with certain provisions that eliminate popular deductions. For the mobility industry, the proposed changes will have immediate and widespread consequences. Setting the Stage On November 16, the House of Representatives, by a vote of 227 to 205 , ( generally […]

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Airline Electronic Device Ban — Know Before You Go

A phone, laptop, and an iPad
AUTHOR: Marketing Communications
DATE: March 24th, 2017 CATEGORY: alert news

The United States announced on March 21 its intentions to ban carry-on electronic devices larger than a smartphone on flights entering the country from eight Middle Eastern countries. The eight countries on the U.S. list are — Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Morocco, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates. The measures were taken after […]

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Impact of the Revised U.S. Immigration Order

A social security card for immigration
AUTHOR: Marketing Communications
DATE: March 21st, 2017 CATEGORY: alert news

On January 27, 2017, President Trump signed Executive Order 13769: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States. The Executive Order suspended the entry of foreign nationals from countries of concern – namely, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen – to the United States for a period of 90 days. [...]

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