Cayman, Belgium Sign Tax Information Exchange Agreement
Minister of Financial Services Wayne Panton (seated, left) and the Ambassador of Belgium, Her Excellency Godelieve Van den Bergh (seated, right) sign a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA) on Thursday, 24 April, in the Government Administration Building. The TIEA, Cayman’s 35th, provides for the exchange of information for tax purposes, upon request. Attending the signing ceremony were (standing, from left) Director , Department of Financial Services Policy and Legislation, Michelle Bahadur; Director, Department of International Tax Cooperation (DITC), Duncan Nicol; Councillor, Ministry of Financial Services, Roy McTaggart, MLA; the Ministry’s Chief Officer Dr Dax Basdeo, and Deputy Chief Officer Tamara Ebanks; and DITC’s Assistant Director Iain Blackwell.
Buoyant Start to 2017 for Cayman Insurance Industry
George Town, Grand Cayman: 13 April 2017
Following an excellent year for new insurer licenses issued in 2016 (39 in total), the Cayman Islands Insurance Industry has seen a buoyant start to 2017, with 8 new Insurer licenses issued in the first quarter. The...