The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) plan for tax base erosion and profit shifting is already affecting corporations, even though implementing the recommendations will be challenging, according to the speakers at last week’s Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) seminar on transfer pricing.
No travel is necessary to participate in "Value Producing Captives and Nontraditional Risks," one of the sessions of the Hawaii Captive Insurance Council Annual Forum this week in Oahu. This session, scheduled for 2:30-3:45 p.m. EDT Wednesday, will be presented via teleconference.
A report on the Vermont Captive Insurance Association (VCIA) conference, insights into London & Capital's captive indices and self-procured insurance tax in Illinois, and a captive case study are available in the October 2014 issue of Captive Insurance Company Reports (CICR).
With the current 351 captives and 46 cells licensed, Utah will have well over 400 after license approvals expected to be completed next week, the Utah captive insurance director said during a recent webinar.
The global economy is improving, but areas of concern are a deflation-mired Eurozone, a restructuring of the Chinese economy, and increasing geopolitical tensions, according to an overview presented by London & Capital in its market outlook for the fourth quarter of 2014.
The extensive coverages and service programs of the National Catholic Risk Retention Group, Inc., were the subject of a recent WRIN.tv interview, which included the broad scope of coverage provided by the RRG and its award-winning Virtus (loss prevention/loss control) initiatives.
Captive.com, a media sponsor of the recent 2014 U.S. Captive Services Awards event, is pleased to recognize its sponsors and contributors that were among the captive service providers receiving awards.
Karin Landry, Spring Consulting Group managing partner, received the "Captive Professional of the Year" U.S. Captive Services Award for 2014.
The benefits of a properly formed and managed micro-captive can disappear if your captive manager does not give the needed attention to the operations of the back office, Jim Landis, Unicaptive Advisors LLC, points out in an article he has prepared.