Good News At Last

The Streamlined Procedure is an IRS amnesty program that allows expats who are non-willfully behind with their US tax filing to catch up without facing any penalties. Don’t delay though, as the program may not be available indefinitely.

The Streamlined Procedure Is An Excellent Opportunity

Under the Streamlined Procedure rules, expats must file the last three years of federal tax returns, and the last six Foreign Bank Account Reports (as applicable). Find out more here.

I’m an expat and I’ve never filed taxes, what should I do?

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All Americans (including green card holders) are required to file a federal tax return each year, reporting their worldwide income, irrespective of where in the world they live. This requirement is almost unique to America (most countries tax based on whether you live or have income or assets in the country), and as it’s perhaps […]

Can the IRS Revoke US Expats’ Passports for Unpaid Taxes?

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It may leave many US citizens living overseas scratching their heads, but US expats are required to file an annual federal US tax return, reporting their worldwide income, despite living abroad, if they earn over $10,000 a year, or just $400 of self-employment income. When they file, expats can claim one or more exclusions such […]