Law firms not encouraging men to take parental leaves, academic research claims
The professional ethos of law firms discourages men from taking parental leave, a new Finnish-Canadian study has shown.
Jersey accountancy body makes executive committee changes
The Jersey Society for Chartered and Certified Accountants (JSCCA) has announced a new Executive Committee to support its members and represent ...
HMRC's top lawyer to leave for new role at Oxford University
Gill Aitken, HMRC's general counsel and solicitor, is to leave the department to take up a new role as Registrar at ...
Swiss law firm strengthens tax team with new private client partner in Geneva
Swiss law firm Walder Wyss has added Fouad Sayegh to its tax team as a new partner in its Geneva office
Hawksford beefs up AML offering with appointment of former policeman to head team
Trust and fiduciary services provider, Hawksford, has appointed a money laundering reporting officer (MLRO) with over 30 years' experience in law ...
UK Office of Tax Simplification calls for reworking of taxes on individuals' savings income
The UK's Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has published a report exploring ways of simplifying the taxation of individuals' savings income ...
New US law gives individuals and businesses more time to challenge a wrongful IRS levy
US Individuals and businesses have additional time to file an administrative claim or to bring a civil action for wrongful levy ...
Intertrust appoints PAM Awards judge as new head of private wealth in Jersey
Intertrust has announced the appointment of Niall Husbands as head of private wealth in Jersey
English courts becoming stronger at enforcing disclosure of international assets, Irwin Mitchell claims
English courts have shown they are prepared to tackle the issue of parties 'hiding' international assets in divorce but family lawyers ...
Paraguay becomes 119th jurisdiction to join international tax evasion fight
Paraguay has signed the the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters, ...