Jet Linx Continues Expansion Plan With Grand Opening Of New Minneapolis Private Terminal At Flying Cloud Airport

OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Jet Linx, the leading aircraft management and Jet Card membership company in the United States, today announces the opening of its new Jet Linx Minneapolis private terminal, its 19th private terminal location in the U.S. Jet Linx, offering aircraft management and Jet Card membership programs with a more focused, personalized approach, will serve the Minneapolis and St. Paul market through its newly-constructed private terminal at Flying Cloud Airport. The announcement was made by Jamie Walker, President and CEO of Jet Linx.

“We are excited to announce the highly anticipated grand opening of our new Minneapolis private terminal as part of our nationwide growth strategy. With the growing demand for personalized private aviation services, it is a pleasure to introduce our unique business model to the region,” said Jamie Walker. “As part of the exceptional Minneapolis and St. Paul

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Pay Now, Fly Tax-Free Private Jet Card Offers Are Taking Off

If you drive a car, I’ll tax the street

If you try to sit, I’ll tax your seat

If you get too cold, I’ll tax the heat

If you take a walk, I’ll tax your feet

-The Beatles

The Fab Four exempted flying from their 1966 song about taxes. Now, thanks to the 2020 bipartisan hit commonly referred to as the CARES Act, it could be a while before you have to pay the 7.5% Federal Excise Tax for your private jet flights.

At least, that’s the thought from a growing number of companies that sell prepaid jet cards. However, there’s an asterisk with this promotion.

So far, only a handful of the more than 60 companies that sell jet cards are promoting the buy now, fly tax-free element, although

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Kuwait’s Education Ministry halts visa transfer to private sector

Dubai: The Kuwaiti Ministry of Education has announced its employees will not be allowed to transfer their residence visas to the private sector, local media reported.

Although the ministry’s employees are barred from transferring over to the private sector, four groups of people are exempt from the transfer ban. They include husbands and children of Kuwaiti women and wives of Kuwaiti men, as well as those who were born in Kuwait.

Also exempt are Palestinians with travel documents and technical professionals working in the health sector who are licenced by the Ministry of Health to practice medical activities.

The ministry’s move follows a decision issued earlier by the Public Authority for Manpower on the ban of transferring government workers to the private sector.

The decision to ban transferring government employees to the private sector comes within the government’s plan to dismiss 50 per cent of expats working in the public

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Your CARES Act Benefits Experts, Magellan Jets, Offers Tax Holiday Strategy Consulting on Private Jet Travel in 2021 & Beyond

Leading Private Aviation Solution Provider Advises Guests & Businesses on Utilizing the CARES Act Tax Exemption for Private Jet Travel

As we enter the final few months of 2020, your private aviation consultants at Magellan Jets are thrilled to provide their expertise on tax holiday benefits for individuals and organizations, so they can better understand the Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) and its impact on their private jet travel.

With companies across the country eager to get back to business again, the CARES Act incentivizes organizations to utilize the safety of private aviation by suspending certain excise taxes on private jet travel booked through December 31, 2020. The tax exemption also extends to any jet card or membership purchases made before the end of the year, even if they aren’t used to fly until 2021 or beyond.

In response to the tax holiday, Magellan Jets is

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