Change your country: 
Checkout View Cart: 0







Practice Area: International Taxation

International Trust Laws and Analysis by

International Trust Laws and Analysis. Company Laws, Wealth Management & Tax Planning Strategies
Edited by: William H. Byrnes, Robert J Munro
June 2001,  ISBN 904119830X
ISBN 13: 9789041198303
This title is also available in the following formats:

International Trust Laws & Analysis Online, 9888002153, Online Subscription

Purchasers of this looseleaf are enrolled in an automatic supplement program. What is this?

Subscription price including last published supplement: 

Add to Shopping Cart: International Trust Laws and Analysis. Company Laws, Wealth Management & Tax Planning Strategies - 904119830X - 9789041198303 USD price: $1,976.00

Last updated: Supplement
14 April 2015

Add to Shopping Cart: International Trust Laws and Analysis. Company Laws, Wealth Management & Tax Planning Strategies - 904119830X - 9789041198303

International Trust Laws and Analysis: Company Laws, Wealth Management & Tax Planning Strategies provides all the legal, tax, and estate-planning intelligence necessary for professional advisers to recommend among financial centers for their high net wealth clients — as well as the tools to establish and operate trusts, companies, and funds in compliance with all applicable rules and regulations. The full text of the trust laws and links to the company laws of 60 countries is included with clear, concise comparison charts aimed at reducing research time. The 29 vital trust elements and 20 company elements of each jurisdiction's laws are analyzed from a compliance perspective in detail.

This major reference work is a one-stop guide to the formation of trusts and companies worldwide. The work is quarterly up-dated, tracking key changes and developments in trust and company legislation and practice.

Professional consultants involved in trust and company establishment and in wealth management, including bankers, lawyers, tax consultants, accountants, financial planners, compliance officers, investment and wealth managers, will find this an efficient and reliable source of practical information.

To see the online content for this loose-leaf on KluwerLawOnline, click here

IMPORTANT People without a subscription can now purchase the chapter(s) of the loose-leafs. Simply go to the chapter of your choice, click on BUY and use your credit card (VISA or MasterCard) to complete your order.

    Part 1. Trust Laws



    Comparison Charts

    Registration and Compliance

    Analyses and Statutes

    Part 2. Company Laws


    Comparison Charts

    Registration and Compliance


    Glossary of Terms

    Part 1 contains a point-by-point analysis of the 29 vital elements of each country's trust law. The following topics are covered: Legislative Background; Formation; Exempt Tax Status; Minimum Assets; Residency Requirement; Registration; Revocable or Irrevocable / Void or Voidable; Settlor as Beneficiary; Perpetuity Period; Wait and See Provision; Accumulations; Beneficiaries; Trustees and Trustee Companies; Enforcers; Protectors; Confidentiality Rules; Financial Disclosure; Redomiciliation; Government and Private Fees; Exchange Control; Tax Treaties; Restrictions; Asset Protection; Fraudulent Dispositions; Time Limit to Bring Suit; Foreign Court Awards; Forced Heirship; Other Types of Trusts; and Government Control.

    Countries included: Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, China, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hague Convention on Trusts (includes Netherlands, Portugal, Italy, France, Belgium, Spain, Luxembourg, etc.), Hong Kong, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Labuan, Liechtenstein, Macau, Madeira, Malaysia, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Monaco, Montserrat, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, Nevis, New Zealand, Niue, Panama, Prince Edward Island, Russian Federation, St Kitts, St Lucia, St Vincent and Grenadines, Samoa, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, Switzerland, Turks and Caicos Islands, United Kingdom, United States (Alaska, California, Colorado, Delaware, Montana, Nevada, New York, Rhode Island) and Vanuatu.

    Part 2 contains a point-by-point analysis covering the 20 vital elements of each country's company law, including the following topics: Company Types; Licensing of Corporate Agents; Company Name; Fees; Registered Office and Resident Agent; Registration; Reporting and Recordkeeping; Formative Documents; Powers; Shareholders / Members; Single Shareholder Corporation; Share Capital; Directors and Officers; Meetings; Resolutions; General Accounting Practices; Mergers & Acquisitions; Liquidation/Dissolution; Governing Law; and Forms.

    Countries included: Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Australia; Austria; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Bermuda; British Virgin Islands; Cayman Islands; Chile; China; Cook Islands; Costa Rica; Cyprus; Czech Republic; Dominica; Finland; France; Gibraltar; Guernsey; Hong Kong; India; Ireland; Isle of Man; Italy; Liechtenstein; Luxembourg; Macau; Madeira; Malta; Marshall Islands; New Zealand; Poland; Portugal; Singapore; Spain; St. Kitts & Nevis; St. Lucia; Switzerland; Turks and Caicos Islands; United Kingdom; United States (Alaska, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Jersey; Illinois, Montana, Nevada, New York, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Wyoming) and Vanuatu.

    Primary Authors

    Professor William H. Byrnes & Dr. Robert J. Munro

    William H. Byrnes

    Prof. William Byrnes, the author of thirty books, is a U.S. attorney and Founder of the Walter H. & Dorothy B. Diamond International Tax & Financial Services Program. His substantial foreign practice experience includes senior roles in International Tax for Coopers and Lybrand practicing in Africa, Europe, Asia, and the Caribbean, private consulting for ultra high net wealth families and individuals, and consulting with a number of governments on their tax policy. He has written over one thousand media article and spoken at over one hundred conferences.

    Robert J. Munro

    Dr. Robert Munro is the Co-Director of the Center for International Financial Crimes Studies at the College of Law, University of Florida, and a Senior Research Fellow and Director of Research for North America of CIDOEC at Jesus College, Cambridge University. He holds Masters degrees from the University of Iowa and LSU, a Juris Doctor from the College of Law of the University of Iowa, a Ph.D. from the University of Florida, and has done further graduate studies at Jesus College, Cambridge University, Oxford University and the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies of the University of London. He is the author of twenty-three published books. His expertise is concentrated on International Financial Crimes, Organized Crime and Intelligence Analysis and he has addressed audiences at Cambridge University, the University of Florida, the University of London, the CIA and the U.S. State Department. He has also created, organized and chaired over twenty conferences on these topics in Miami, Aruba, Curacao, the Bahamas, Washington, D.C., New York City and San Francisco. He is a Barrister and an Attorney at Law.

Related titles that might be of interest:

Sort By:  Publication Date |  Title |  Author / Editor

Europe-China Tax Treaties
Michael Lang, Jianwen Liu, Gongliang Tang
May 2010, ISBN/ISSN 9041132163,
ISBN 13: 9789041132161
320 pp. Hardcover
Add to Shopping Cart: Europe-China Tax Treaties - 9041132163 - 9789041132161 $176.00

UCITS and Taxation. Towards the Harmonization of the Taxation of UCITS
Raymond P.C. Adema
December 2009, ISBN/ISSN 9041128395,
ISBN 13: 9789041128393
576 pp. Hardcover
Add to Shopping Cart: UCITS and Taxation. Towards the Harmonization of the Taxation of UCITS - 9041128395 - 9789041128393 $182.00

Other titles by this Author:

Sort By:  Publication Date |  Title |  Author / Editor

International Trust Laws & Analysis Online
William H. Byrnes, Robert J Munro
October 2009, ISBN/ISSN 9888002153,
Online Subscription
Contact For Pricing

« Back to previous page   « Back to Catalog
Featured Products

Fourth edition of Klaus Vogel on Double Taxation Conventions - Just published
Read more»

NEW online service - Kluwer Tax Law
Read more»

Get the latest news, product info and more Check out Insight, our marketing blog.
Read more»

Twitter and Wolters Kluwer. Follow the latest News on Twitter. Follow us here...
Read more»

New Blog on Mediation, join the experts.
Read more»

New Blog on Copyright Law, join the experts...
Read more»


Sign up here to receive our Monthly Newsletter

Read more»