Offshore Investment IncentivesAs outlined in the summary entitled: “A Main Reason for Moving Offshore: Avoiding Tax,” e-businesses often find that moving offshore helps reducing their tax bill. E-businesses might also be motivated by the prospect of getting investment incentives, or other derogatory treatment, such as the tax free zone regimes reserved to foreign investors in certain jurisdictions.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:What is an investment incentive?
What other non-tax incentives might be available offshore?
What is a special investment zone?
Why would offshore jurisdictions create investment incentives?
Are investment incentives regulated?