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Getting prepared for the 2018 yacht season

Getting prepared for the 2018 yacht season

This article originally appeared on HFW’s website written by Alex Kemp, Tom Walters and William Maclachlan. The original briefing can be found here. With the early season yacht shows over and thoughts turning to summer cruising, now is the time

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Maltese yachting community rejects EU VAT claims

Maltese yachting community rejects EU VAT claims

The Maltese yachting community has hit back at EU suggestions that the country’s tax rules on superyacht leasing are “suspect” and need to be changed. European tax commissioner Pierre Moscovici says he has written to the government of Malta about

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Should we stay or should we go?

Should we stay or should we go?

NOTE: The below originally appeared as the editorial in our March 31 Superyacht Investor Insight newsletter. To find out more, and sign up for free, please fill out the form to the right.   The in/out will the UK/won’t the UK

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A guide to Malta VAT leasing arrangements

A guide to Malta VAT leasing arrangements

Bordered by three continents and twenty two countries it is easy to understand why so many people choose to cruise around the Med’s hotspots.  However, there is one thorny issue that I am sure everyone would agree can burst the

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VAT update: changes to French Commercial Exemption

VAT update: changes to French Commercial Exemption

Dominion Marine discuss the recent changes to French Exemption for commercial yachts  Following the 2013 ECJ ruling against France and the French Exemption for commercial yachts, the French Authorities have produced new regulations BOFIP 1205-15. These regulations set out the

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The superyacht industry is changing

The superyacht industry is changing

Ken Griggs and Simon Roberts from Dominion Marine discuss the “VAT minefield” in Europe and the implications this will have on the superyacht industry. The pressure is mounting in the European Union for all member states to reduce their budget deficits.

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