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Barbados and Bahrain Sign Tax Treaty

Barbados and Bahrain signed the Barbados Bahrain Double Taxation Agreement on December 3, 2012 in Manama, Bahrain. Both countries are continuing to expand their tax treaty networks to further enhance their economies by facilitating international business and investment. The Barbados Bahrain tax treaty was signed by Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al-Khalifa , the Kingdom of Continue Reading...

Barbados Tax Treaty Lecture and Panel Discussion

The Faculty of Law, University of the West Indies and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados will be presenting a lecture and panel discussion on: “Regional Tax Treaties and Tax Information Exchange Agreements and OECD Standards” Presented by Dr. Shee Boon Law, Principal Research Associate in Tax Services of the International Bureau of Fiscal Continue Reading...

Barbados Initials Tax Agreements with Denmark and Iceland

Barbados has initialed a Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA) with Denmark and its dependencies including Greenland and the Faroe Islands. In addition, a Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) was initialed with Iceland. Protocols adding to already existing DTAs with Finland, Norway and Sweden were also initialed. These moves reinforce Barbados’ policy of expanding its tax treaty Continue Reading...

Prospects and Challenges for Offshore Financial Centres

The Barbados Economics Society hosted a discussion entitled “Prospects and Challenges for Offshore Financial Centres” at the Tom Adams Financial Centre. During the discussion, attorney-at-law Dr. Trevor Carmichael, Q.C. shared his expert opinion and insight into the international business sector in Barbados.  A specialist in international business law, he has played a key leadership role Continue Reading...