Posts tagged Living and Working Abroad
No Such Thing As No Deal - How EU Brexit Affects Expats

ProACT Sam Orgill Highlights the steps Expats should consider taking to secure their future Living and Working Abroad.


Have you ever tried to agree a sabbatical from work or school, to find yourself embroiled in a negotiation and conditions? That you have to use holiday pay, or forgo pay, that you must evidence the reasons for the absence? 

Or have you ever tried to change your working hours, gain some flexibility, to have conditions applied to your reasonable request made with best intention?

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Currency Chatter. Deadline Deals for Brexit

ProACT Sam says that the apparent breakthrough in withdrawal treaty negotiations can give Expats extra confidence, but that we already had certainties of the changes ahead for Expat business and individuals.

After the Brexit vote the UK GBP v EURO fell from as high as Euro 1.30 to GBP £1.00 to around Euro 1.11

As with many things in Brexit we hear constant reports of currency falling or rising. 

As our report showed last year , for all the ups and down, Pound Sterling as a currency has been around 1.11 for the last two years.  

So this weekends news that after all the politicking , all the PR from vested interests, all the lobbying , a withdrawal treaty is suddenly agreed between the EU and UK negotiators, has an immediate impact on currency.

Straight away we see this happening, a jump in the EURO:GBP Rate to Euro1.13 to £1.00. No surprise.

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UK to Be Lowest Corporate Tax Base after EU Brexit

The UK Prime Minister, Theresa May, announced in a speech on 25/9/18 in New York that the UK will be the lowest Corporate Tax Rate G20 Country after EU Brexit as an attraction to overseas companies and expats looking to establish a UK business base.

This statement tells us 2 things.

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How to Carry On Business in the EU After Brexit - A Comparison

ProACT Sam looks at what it takes, and the pitfalls of setting up business in an EU country after Brexit.  In this article we examine from the perspective of an overseas contractor or a business looking to operate overseas.

As temperatures rise, and ill feeling spreads, ProACT Sam examines the State we are in with EU Brexit and Healthcare for Expats Living and Working Abroad.

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Is Using Protection Better or Worse for Withdrawal from the EU?

ProACT Sam considers the mpact for Expats of no withdrawal treaty as Brexit Negotiations Heat Up this Summer.

As temperatures rise, and ill feeling spreads, ProACT Sam examines the State we are in with EU Brexit and Healthcare for Expats Living and Working Abroad.

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NHS HEALTH COVER - What does it show about the State We are in Over Brexit 

What are the healthcare options for Expats when returning to the UK? 

What are the healthcare options for EU Expats entering the UK?

How does Brexit Change this State of Affairs?

As temperatures rise, and ill feeling spreads, ProACT Sam examines the State we are in with EU Brexit and Healthcare for Expats Living and Working Abroad.

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Healthcare - the Impact of EU Brexit for Expats on State Healthcare for EU Expats

ProACT Sam discusses the impact of EU Brexit for Expats on Reciprocal Healthcare Agreements.

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you had a serious illness or accident? Who will pay the medical bill. It is easy to think the state will be there, but it is not always the case.

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