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2016-06-07
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Edited by EY, one of the world's leading financial auditing firms, the Worldwide Corporate Tax Guide is a comparative guide to the 160 country tax regimes referenced.
Aline Hanson, President of the Territorial Council of Saint-Martin, accompanied for the occasion by Vice-President Wendel Cocks, in charge of economic development and territorial adviser Jeanne Rogers-Vanterpool, President of the Tourist Office, 7 June 2016, a team of tax lawyers under the direction of Me Vincent Natier, Associate Lawyer, Ernst & Young Law Society.
This meeting was an opportunity for Mr Natier to present the work carried out by his team. These will be translated very soon:
- the inclusion in the Worldwide Corporate Tax Guide, covering more than 160 countries, of a specific chapter devoted to Saint-Martin;
- by publishing a guide, designed in conjunction with the services of the community (tax center), entitled "Legal, HR and Tax aspects of Doing business in Saint-Martin" and dealing with all Aspects related to the implementation of an activity in Saint-Martin: commercial law, social law, labor law, tax law ...
This work, carried out at the request of the President of the Territorial Council, received a very favorable reception from the elected representatives. It is indeed the first time that Saint-Martin will emerge as an autonomous tax jurisdiction in a global comparative taxation and have a comprehensive guide for foreign investors.
More generally, this work responds to the imperative need to better publicize our territory and its specific characteristics stemming from its special status with investors with the aim of attracting external capital for the realization of projects promoting economic development and the creation of jobs.


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Present at the 7th Summit of the Association of Caribbean States (AEC), which was held at the Palace of the Revolution of Havana in Cuba, from 02 to 04 June 2016, President Aline HANSON was very honored with the reception Reserved for the community of Saint-Martin within the ACS. Indeed, on Thursday 02 June, the accession of Saint-Martin as an associate member of the ACS in its own name, was ratified unanimously ...
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Saint-Martin in the heart of the coop
Saint-Martin in the heart of the coop - 2016-05-19
President Aline Hanson received on Thursday 19 May 2016, the 2e Vice-President of the Guadeloupe Region Marie-Luce Penchard, the territorial adviser of Guyana Jocelyn Ho-Tin-Noe, the 1er Minister of Sint Maarten William Marlin and Its ministers of Health and Public Works Emil Lee and Angel Mayers, in the framework of the presentation of the achievements of Saint-Martin co-financed with the European program Interreg Caraïbes IV (2007-2013). In the presence of the territorial advisers, the ...
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On Friday 29 April 2016, the Presidents of the Ultra Peripheral Regions (RUP) of Europe were received in Brussels by the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker. Guillaume Arnell, 1er Vice-President of the overseas collectivity of Saint-Martin represented President Aline Hanson at this meeting. The delegation of the nine Presidents of the ORs, led by President Machado Albuquerque of Madeira, ...
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R - 2016-04-25
Marigot, on Monday 25 April 2016: Regional Counselor for Regional Cooperation, Mr. Louis Fleming, visited the neighboring island of St Kitts on 21 April 2016, where the 4 meeting of the roundtable was held Thedevelopmentof Caribbean territories. This meeting was organized by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), which is one of the five regional commissions ...
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Conf - 2016-04-13
The Community of St. Martin at the Regional Cooperation Conference in Guyana The territorial adviser Louis Fleming, in charge of cooperation, and the territorial councilor Jeanne Vanterpool-Rogers, in charge of tourism, represented the community of Saint-Martin at the 12th regional cooperation conference between Antilles and Guyana From 31 March to 1er April 2016, in Guyana. Hosted by the President of the ...
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Visit Ambassador AEC Alphonso Munera
Visit Ambassador AEC Alphonso Munera - 2016-04-11
At the invitation of President Aline HANSON, the Secretary General of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS), Ambassador Alphonso MUNERA, visited Saint-Martin, from Wednesday 06 to Saturday 09 April 2016, For a visit of the territory as part of the process of accession of Saint-Martin to the ACS. During the meeting with the elected officials of the community, on Thursday 07 April, the ambassador was welcomed by President Aline HANSON, ...
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Protocol Meeting Ambassador of India
Protocol Meeting Ambassador of India - 2016-02-27
President Aline Hanson and Senator Guillaume Arnell received the Excellency the Ambassador of India to France, Mr. Mohan Kumar, on Saturday, 27 February 2016, on his first visit to Saint Martin. The Ambassador was accompanied by the Deputy Head of Mission of the Embassy, ​​Mr. Jaswal and three members of the Association of Indians of St. Martin, represented by its President, Mr. Pradeep Sadarangani. This exchange ...
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Accession of the COM of Saint-Martin to the ACS
Accession of the COM of Saint-Martin to the ACS - 2016-01-22
Saint-Martin, the 18 January 2016:Represented by the territorial adviser Louis Fleming, in charge of cooperation, our overseas collectivity participated in the 21th ordinary meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS), the 18 and 19 January 2016, in Petion-Ville in Haiti. Integrated into Caribbean organizations, the community of the Caribbean is ...
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