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SRS expands into Switzerland with three Aon hires

Strategic Risk Solutions (SRS) has expanded into Switzerland and hired three captive experts to open its office in Zurich. The...
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Washington State captive bill reveals new tax

Washington State has revealed the proposed amendments to its much-anticipated captive insurance bill. The bill does not make Washington State...
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BREAKING: Microcaptive critic named assistant secretary for tax policy

Economist Mark J. Mazur has been named assistant secretary for tax policy at the US Department of Treasury, as one...
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Cayman Islands submits opinion on Solvency II

The Cayman Islands has submitted an opinion to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on the current proposed...
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EXCLUSIVE: Labuan licences eight new captives in 2020

Labuan International Business and Financial Centre (LIBFC) licenced eight new captives in 2020, an increase on 2019's formation total of...
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It was only in January last year that I was attending a captive conference in...
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By Dr Marcus Schmalbach “We could carry a local epidemic. A global event like a pandemic...
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By Charlie Ruchelman and Ben Eisenstat The IRS does not like Section 831(b) micro-captive transactions....
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In May 2020 a case was filed in a Kentucky court that was unusual, at...
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Even prior to the havoc caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, the market was hardening and...
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