4 Common Expat Questions Answered

Moving to a new country is no small feat. Looking for the right neighbourhood, learning about the culture and setting up your finances can be much easier if you have someone on the ground....

Expat Separation and De Facto Relationships

Am I in a "de facto" relationship and why does it matter? If you are an expat who is not married, but in a serious relationship, you may be surprised to hear that under Australian...

What you should know before buying property overseas

For many, living overseas is one of the great joys in life. But if you still want to maintain a connection to your home country, or perhaps you’re considering moving back, purchasing property abroad...

Capital Gains Tax Principal Residence Exemption – Disastrous Changes for Expatriates

With an established network of offices around the globe, Australasian Taxation Services (ATS), continues to dominate as the leading Australian expatriate and property tax firm, having serviced thousands of international and Australian based clients. In...

4 Must-Dos After Moving to Singapore

Just for ANZA members, HSBC has compiled 4 must-dos after moving to the lion city...

Getting Ready for Your Move to Australia

Some of the things you need to start thinking about are: Australian custom authorities and laws are deemed to be one of the sternest in the world which means that the carrying of your...

Australian Land Tax & Stamp Duty Changes

With an established network of offices around the globe, Australasian Taxation Services (ATS), continues to dominate as the leading Australian expatriate and property tax firm, having serviced thousands of international and Australian based clients. Australian...

How Expats Can Save on Money Transfers to Australia

With globalisation blurring geographical boundaries, one of the destinations that’s gaining popularity with expats is Singapore. An economic powerhouse, the city-state draws professionals from all over the world. Reason? The Lion City offers a...

5 Reasons why Air-conditioning Servicing is Important

While many people are happy to make the investment into installing an air-conditioning unit in Singapore, many fail to make the right investment into maintaining it properly. Like a vehicle, air conditioning units have...

A Guide to Social Media – don’t get caught out in court

Involved in a family law dispute? Think before you post! During a parenting or property matter, Courts of Law have considered a variety of social media posts as evidence in reaching life-changing decisions in...