The IRS Reveals Refund Schedule Despite Government Shutdown

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has confirmed it will begin to process tax returns January 28 and issue refunds “as scheduled,” amid an ongoing...

Hong Kong Proposes Tax Exemptions for Foreign Investment in Local Start-ups

Tax exemptions for foreign investment in local start-upsIn order to attract foreign investment to help boost start-ups in the Special Administrative Region, the Hong...
Tax challenges for “Accidental” Americans make the US news

‘Accidental’ Americans Caught Off Guard About U.S. Tax-Filing and Penalties

The challenges facing "accidental" Americans in dealing with U.S. tax regulations have once hit again the American mainstream news. Accidental Americans are generally defined as...
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IRS Issues Notice to End ‘Toll Tax’ Loophole

The U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released a third notice April 16 (Notice 2018-26) regarding the so-called "Toll Tax."The notice is part of...

What Expats Need to Know about the New Transition Tax

There has been a lot of discussion among the expat community about how the new Transition Tax (also called a "Toll Tax" or "Repatriation Tax") could...

What Your Really Need to Know about How Trump’s New Tax Law Affects Expats

You are an expat and have read often vague reports about the effects the new tax code President Trump signed into law in December.What...
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Are You Really Ready to File Your 2017 Return?

We've seen a lot of interest by expat taxpayers hoping to file their taxes as early as they can.Some hope to take advantage of deductions and...

Expat Relief Absent in New Tax Law, ACA Presses for Congressional Hearing

Relief for U.S. citizen or Green Card holders living abroad was conspicuously absent in the new U.S. tax law — but American Citizens Abroad...
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3 Ways Filing Your Taxes Early Will Make You a Richer Expat

We guarantee 2018 is rife with opportunities if you know how and where to find them. And one such opportunity you have, as an...

Americans Renouncing Citizenship Set to Break Record Again, Trump, GOP Tax Reform Bill Offers...

The number of U.S. citizens applying to renounce their citizenship surged in the third quarter, as 2017 is expected to be yet another record...