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Former US Consul General Gregory Slayton stated: "over the centuries, ties between the United States and Bermuda have grown deeper and broader on all fronts.Today, Bermuda and the US are strong partners and the closest of allies." The display, which can be seen on the walls of the newly renovated visitors' waiting room, was conceived by Mr. Marina Slayton, who published the book, 'Four Centuries of Friendship: America-Bermuda Relations 1609-2009' which coincides with the 400th anniversary of the permanent settlement of the Island.US corporations that use Bermuda as a tax shelter include many dozens in the AIG group, GE, hundreds in the Chevron group and thousands more.The USA requires all Bermudians, US citizens working in Bermuda or elsewhere abroad and others who have any stocks and shares or real estate or any financial interest in the USA to file US Tax returns, the only country in the world to to so. Written in part to celebrate Bermuda's 400th anniversary in 2009.Ms Koenig replaced Bob Settje, who finished his tour of duty in early June 2015 and departed Bermuda.
There too, Bermuda residents and visitors can lean more about the long US-Bermuda alliance.
US Consul General Mary Ellen Koenig, US Consul Mila Millman. She arrived in late August to assume her responsibilities.
She is the third career diplomat in succession to head up the Bermuda Consulate, a role that had previously been a political appointment.
Americans who live and work or are unemployed in Bermuda, Bermudians and other Bermuda residents with any financial interests in the USA such as owning any US stocks or shares, real estate or other relevant interests are all required by US laws to complete the USA's Internal Revenue Service tax returns and reports.
The USA has the world's most complex web of national, state and local taxes and some staggering Federal corporation taxes, highest in the world in Federal taxes and consequent reduction of profits, anti-trust bureaucracy and more.