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The Portugal Digital Nomad Visa: What You Need to Know


Ever since the post-pandemic explosion in remote work, more and more countries have been establishing digital nomad visas in hopes of bolstering their economies. But while many of those countries are still hammering out the details of their program, Portugal’s digital nomad visa is up and running. Combine that with Portugal’s great weather, affordable cost […]

US Expat Taxes in Thailand: Your Ultimate Guide (from a CPA)

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Thailand is one of the most fascinating and most frequently visited places in Asia – and it regularly draws hundreds of thousands of American visitors each year. With a delicate balance between its cultural past and high-tech future, Thailand is a country that around 20,000 US expats call home. With a laid-back atmosphere and tropical […]

US Expat Taxes in Singapore: Your Ultimate Guide (from a CPA)

US Expat Taxes Singapore

According to the US Department of State, more than 30,000 US citizens currently live in Singapore. The futuristic city-state offers many business opportunities for expats and provides one of the highest qualities of life in the world.  However, an aspect that can make moving to Singapore a headache is filing US taxes while overseas. In […]

US Citizens Living in the UK: A Simple US Tax Guide

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The UK is the home of famous landmarks such as Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, and Tower Bridge. And according to data by Statista, it’s also home to over 166,000 Americans. Life in the UK has many benefits, such as easy access to nearby European countries and universal healthcare. But as excited as you might be […]

US Expat Taxes in China: Your Ultimate Guide (From a CPA)

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Since its economy’s opening in 1978, China’s GDP growth has averaged almost 10% growth per year. The country’s economic boom represents an opportunity for many US expats to work in China, but it comes with complicated tax implications.  According to statistics, over 600,000 expats live in China, with 12% coming from the US. This article […]

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 […]

US Expat Tax Guide for Americans Working in Panama

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Panama is an incredible place to call home – even if you’re only there temporarily as a US expat. With bountiful produce, idyllic weather, a laid-back atmosphere, and just a quick plane ride back to the States, it’s no wonder this Central American country is in popular demand. You’ll find more than 16,000 US expats […]