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High Cost Of FATCA

Grenada is now compliant with requirements under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, (FATCA) following in the footsteps of other Caribbean territories. The bill was brought before the upper house and passed.

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Addressing The Rift

One of the calypso associations say it is willing to meet the others half way in order to mend the existing rift. A rift has existed over the past seventeen years for a number of reasons. But as artistes press forward with demands, they are bein...

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Not In A Position To Pay

The Spicemas Corporation says it would not be able to meet the demands of calypso and soca artistes this year, for increase in prize monies. Despite this, the corporation says it remains open to dialogue on the issue.

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TAWU Loses Court Battle

The Technical and Allied Workers Union has lost an appeal against the St. George’s University, over a “night differential allowance” Despite its disappointment in the outcome of the case, the union is asking the university to honour its com...

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No Tax On Pension

A minor amendment to the income tax amendment bill 2017 was approved by the upper house of parliament. It will see income tax removed from all approved pensions. The act came into force on the first day of January 2017, despite receiving approv...

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