3 Things I Wish My US Expat Tax Clients Knew (From a CPA!)

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Tax-wise, American expats are in a delicate spot. The US is one of the few countries in the world that applies citizenship-based taxation, meaning that US expats must file a tax return to declare their worldwide income each year, regardless of where they live.  As a result, many expats are left confused with unanswered questions […]

Moving to Mexico: What to Expect as a US Expat

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Have you ever thought about leaving the US behind to move to Mexico? You’re not alone. There are already an estimated 1.5 million Americans that call the Central American country home.  Not all of these Americans come to Mexico for the same thing. Some come to enjoy their golden years under the hot sun, some […]

The 7 Best Places to Retire Outside the United States

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Many Americans want to retire abroad, whether it’s to enjoy a higher quality of life or discover a new culture. In fact, according to a survey by the Aegon Center for Longevity and Retirement, over 1 in 10 US workers aspire to retire abroad.  But with so many options for where to call home once […]

Behind the Rise of the Digital Nomad Lifestyle

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Ever since Tim Ferris released his book “The 4-Hour-Workweek” back in 2007, millions of people have dreamed about being able to work while traveling to exotic locations at the same time. And with the rise of remote work in a post-COVID-19 world, that dream is now more possible than ever.   If your current employer allows […]

New Zealand’s Young Person Digital Nomad Visa

New Zealand's Digital nomad visa

As the world opens back up and Covid restrictions start to ease, more and more Americans aspire to become digital nomads: remote workers that leverage technology to live and work from anywhere.  To adapt to this trend, countries worldwide are adopting “digital nomad visas” to allow remote workers to stay in their country for up […]

The Best Countries to Move to From the US: Your Ultimate Guide

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The COVID-19 pandemic has forever changed our attitudes towards work and corporate culture.  Turns out, you don’t need to work in an office all day to be productive. On top of that, remote work allows you to work from anywhere in the world. As COVID-19 pandemic restrictions are slowly easing worldwide, it’s the perfect time […]