By Prof Dr Renate Dendorfer-Ditges, DITGES PartGmbB
Clients frequently ask for legal advice regarding post-contractual noncompetition agreements included in employment contracts. There are strict regulations which must be considered according to German law.
By Prof Robert Anthony, Anthony & Cie
Naturally, foreign property owners wish to invest in a way which protects their inheritance and minimises their taxes. France is known to be a high tax jurisdiction. Currently, wealth tax exists, although this may no longer be the case under a new conservative government.
By Helen E. Ijewere, Saffron Professional Services
Value-added Tax (VAT) is charged at 5% and is payable on the supply of all goods and services that are consumed within, and enter Nigeria, other than those goods and services listed as exempt in the First Schedule to the VAT Act.