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http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/vat-basics-let-s-run-numbers <div class="field-deck"> How to recover the value-added tax, or VAT, paid on international meetings </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Everything you need to know about value-added tax, or VAT, paid on international meetings—plus a case study that walks you through the process of getting a refund.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/vat-basics-let-s-run-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/vat-basics-let-s-run-numbers#comments Budget/Currency/VAT Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Premium Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:23:00 +0000 42641 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Martin Pinsonnault, TaxPort International&nbsp;</p> On Location: Newport and the Hotel Viking http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/location-newport-and-hotel-viking <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There are few destinations where you can experience such a strong and varied sense of place, from Gilded Age to clambake, throughout your agenda. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/location-newport-and-hotel-viking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/location-newport-and-hotel-viking#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Northeast U.S. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:27:00 +0000 42621 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Regent Palms Turks & Caicos http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/location-regent-palms-turks-caicos <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Regent Palms Turks & Caicos is hosting more than 30 U.S. incentive groups this year and next.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/location-regent-palms-turks-caicos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/location-regent-palms-turks-caicos#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Global Site Research Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:23:00 +0000 42611 at http://meetingsnet.com The Houses of Congress Agree: Brand USA Should Keep Up the Good Work http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/houses-congress-agree-brand-usa-should-keep-good-work <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Having succeeded in waking up this country to the need for marketing to attract and increase international visitors, Brand USA appears set to win reauthorization for another five years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/houses-congress-agree-brand-usa-should-keep-good-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/houses-congress-agree-brand-usa-should-keep-good-work#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Global Meetings Resources Medical Meetings News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:35:00 +0000 42601 at http://meetingsnet.com Gallery: Hyatt Hosts Insurance and Financial Clients for 20th Business Exchange http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/gallery-hyatt-hosts-insurance-and-financial-clients-20th-business-exchan <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Hyatt Hotels Corp. held its annual Insurance and Financial Business Exchange at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, Costa Rica.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/gallery-hyatt-hosts-insurance-and-financial-clients-20th-business-exchan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/gallery-hyatt-hosts-insurance-and-financial-clients-20th-business-exchan#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:53:00 +0000 42581 at http://meetingsnet.com Sli.do and Prezi: Easy Meets Simple for Audience Engagement http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/slido-and-prezi-easy-meets-simple-audience-engagement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cloud-based presentation tool Prezi made presentations a piece of cake. 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