FREE E-BOOK: A growing number of North Americans and UK citizens over the age of 50 are choosing to spend longer spans of time in Israel. Some individuals seek to join their children who have already made Aliyah, while others come on their own to fulfill their dream of living in Israel. Download this is a short guide covering valuable resources as you begin to map out your move. #makeithome
Becoming a non-resident of Canada will generally not affect your citizenship status in Canada. Canada does not typically ask people who become non-residents to give up their citizenship. However, your change in residency status will significantly change the manner in which you are taxed by Canada. How? For starters, Canadian residents are taxed on their worldwide income while non-residents are taxed only on their Canadian-source income.
Welcome to Israel! Making Aliyah can be a daunting prospect, and all the more so when you're entering a new tax regime, i.e. that of Israel.
This article is to help you consider some of the issues from the UK point of view, although we will touch on some of the Israeli aspects. It goes without saying that bespoke advice should be taken for each individual circumstance.
Living in Israel is awesome – and for many people it is a true dream come true. To make the dream of living in Israel a reality, there are many practical steps that one must take to ensure successful absorption into Israeli society. From my experience, having proper expectations is one of the key ingredients to a successful Aliyah.