Red flag

Protected: Top 10 Tax Audit Red Flags for Expats to Avoid

No one relishes unwelcome guests, and the Internal Revenue Service would be top of that list for many of us. As an expat you...
US Expat Tax for the 2021 tax year

U.S Expat Taxes for 2022 (2021 tax year)

Americans living overseas cannot afford to lose sight when tracking changes or updates to proposed tax changes for the 2021 year (due 2022). Even...
FBAR FILING DEADLINE

FBAR October 15 Deadline Looming

Have you filed your Form FinCEN 114 / FBAR (Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts) for the 2020 tax year? The FINAL deadline...
Fact or Fiction

Busting the Top 5 U.S. Expat Tax Myths!

Fact or Fiction?Truth and myth.  As a U.S. expat, seeking advice or trying to get clarity on the facts around taxes can be intimidating....
Crypto Tax Reporting

What You Don’t Know About Your Cryptocurrencies and Your U.S.Tax Return May Scare You

Many of us have been attracted to investing and dealing in cryptocurrency — a digital or virtual currency that is secured by cryptography —...
US Tax Changes Ahead

U.S High Earning Expats Footing the Bill?

Joe Biden’s “American Families Plan” is a great idea in theory. The plan includes universal prekindergarten, a federal paid leave program, efforts to make...
Third stimulus check

Stimulus Checks — A Welcome Boost for Expats

Having survived a festive season hampered by lockdown, and then Blue Monday in January, and — in many places — a frozen February, it’s...
Expat international destinations

The IRS Announces Kick-Off of the 2021 Tax Season

An American in Paris?Inspired by George Gershwin, or even the 1951 movie of the same name, and now you’re ensconced in Paris, Madrid, Shanghai...
US Expat Tax Services

4 Easy Ways to Get Your Stimulus Check

A Short Guide On How to Receive Your CARES Stimulus Check(This post was updated on May 12, 2020)The good news is U.S. expats can...
CARES Act 2020 Extended Tax Filing Deadlines

The CARES Act and Extended 2020 IRS Tax Filing Deadlines – What You Need...

To respond to the COVID-19’s massive impact on the economy, on March 27 President Trump signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act...