Bright!Tax Information and News

Bright!Tax is a leading provider of US expat tax services to Americans living in over 190 countries worldwide. You can find out latest news and information announcements are below.

Award Winning Expat Tax Services

Bright!Tax has been recognized numerous times as Best Expat Tax Provider and as a Innovation Leader in the field of cloud-based financial services.

Why Bright!Tax is the Best US Expat Tax Preparer

Why Bright!Tax is the Best US Expat Tax Preparer

The US requires all American citizens to file US taxes if their global income exceeds IRS minimum thresholds – including Americans living abroad. IRS thresholds start at just $5 for Americans who file separately to a foreign spouse, or just $400 of self-employment income. For all other Americans, the minimum income to trigger US filing […]

Katelynn Minott Featured at 2021 Expats Virtual Financial Summit

Katelynn Minott Featured at 2021 Expats Virtual Financial Summit

Bright!Tax Partner and Managing CPA Katelynn Minott will be speaking at the 2021 Expats Virtual Financial Summit. The 2021 Expats Virtual Financial Summit, which takes place over several days at the end of January, brings together some of the world’s leading experts on different aspects of finances for Americans living abroad. Katelynn is among the […]

Olivia Cunningham Receives Bright!Tax Global Scholar Award

Olivia Cunningham Bright!Tax Global Scholar

The Bright!Tax Awards Committee is pleased to announce that Olivia Cunningham is the latest recipient of the prestigious Global Scholar Award for Americans studying abroad. Olivia originally hails from Boston, however since undertaking a study abroad opportunity in her senior year of high school, she has been embracing life abroad. She completed her undergraduate degree […]

David Miller Awarded Bright!Tax Global Scholar Award

David Miller Global Scholar

David Miller is the first recipient of the Bright!Tax Global Scholar Award in 2020. Bright!Tax is the leading provider of US tax services for Americans living abroad. With expat clients in over 190 countries, Bright!Tax is keenly aware of the benefits of living abroad, and how the over 9 million US expats are both the new American […]

Skyler Rutkowski Awarded Bright!Tax Global Scholar Award

Skyler Rutkowski Awarded BrightTax Global Scholar Award

Skyler Rutkowski is the latest winner of the Bright!Tax Global Scholar Award. The award is made biannually to exceptional young Americans who wish to study overseas. Skyler is the eighth recipient of the award, which was launched in 2016 by Bright!Tax, the world-leading expat tax services firm. Skyler is currently working towards a PHD in […]

Why Choose Bright!Tax for your Expat Tax Return Preparation?

Why expats choose Bright!Tax to prepare their US taxes

American expats are required to file a US tax return reporting their worldwide income, just as if they lived in the US. Filing from abroad is typically more complex however, due to additional filing requirements such as claiming the exemptions and credits that help expats avoid double taxation, as well as reporting foreign accounts and […]

Happy New Year from the Team at Bright!Tax

2019 bright!tax wood

Happy new year from the team at Bright!Tax! What’s new at Bright!Tax 2018 was another exciting year for Bright!Tax, as we continued to grow, hone our client experience, and win further recognition for our services, notably when we were named Highly Commended in the Tax Provider of the Year category in the London FEM EMMA […]

Brandon Fathy Awarded Bright!Tax Global Scholar Award

Brandon Fathy

Brandon Fathy has been named as the latest Bright!Tax Global Scholar Award Winner. Thanks to Bright!Tax’ support, Brandon will be taking up a place at the University of Leicester in the UK to begin a PHD in Archeology in January. The Bright!Tax Global Scholar Program was set up in 2016 to provide opportunities for exceptional […]