Guernsey has introduced a law for Foundations, The Foundations (Guernsey) Law 2012, which has come into effect as of 7 January 2013.
Guernsey anticipates that the new Foundations law will create interest amongst wealthy individuals and family businesses in civil law jurisdictions which are not very familiar with Trusts, a common law vehicle.
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Maastricht University - 5th Global Tax Policy Conference: Tax Policy after BEPS, what can be expected? On 6 September 2019 at the Royal Museums of Arts and History in Brussels, Prof. Dr Hans van den Hurk, chairman of the Annual Global Tax Policy Conference of the Maastricht Centre for Taxation (Maastricht University) with his esteem speakers are addressing the above question.Read more