STAAR Surgical is a leading eye implants manufacturer for refractive and cataract correction, with headquarters in Monrovia, California, the US and international offices in Nidau, Switzerland, and Tokyo, Japan. UHY Fay & Co, Spain, provides STAAR Surgical with tax and legal services, including incorporating a new branch of the multinational in Spain, obtaining the legal licence to practice in the country, tax compliance for the group’s activity, and preparing its transfer pricing manual to comply with Spanish legislation affecting related party transactions.
As the world becomes more globalised, many investors, both corporate and private, are looking for international opportunities. Investors need to effectively navigate the rules and regulations of the country where the property is situated.
• By contrast, average across all countries studied worldwide is 24% higher than 2008
• G7 economies lag well behind BRICs
Bank lending to the private sector in Europe is now on average 25% lower last year than it was before the financial crisis, hampering European economies’ return to economic growth, reveals a new study by UHY, the international accounting and consultancy network.