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British Citizenship and Good Character/Criminality

In December 2012, the UK Border Agency (UKBA) changed the rules relating to good character when applying for naturalisation. Previously, convictions spent under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act need not be disclosed. However, it is now the case that all convictions or character issues must be disclosed on the application form.

Localphone.com Celebrates Thanksgiving With Free Calls To The United States

 

Free Thanksgiving CallsLeading international call provider, Localphone.com, will be celebrating Thanksgiving by giving away unlimited free calls to the USA.

US Expat Taxes and FATCA: To Disclose or Not to Disclose

Back in 2009, the global financial tycoon, UBS, made a payment of $780M to the IRS and forever changed the security of Swiss banking by reporting American Citizens with offshore accounts.  Since then, additional international banks have come forward with information about American Citizens and Green Card Holders maintaining foreign accounts which had not been reported to the Department of Treasury as mandated by

5 Halloween Getaways in the UK

Longing for Halloween like you had it in the US? Ever wondered where the best places are to experience Halloween across the UK?  

Still Time to Register and Vote Absentee (Infographic)

There is still time for overseas citizens to register to vote absentee and request your ballot, but time is beginning to run out.

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