What’s Happening in the World of Expat Taxes?

What To Know About Expatriate Retirement

September 15, 2021
If you’ve ever dreamed about spending your golden years abroad, you’re not alone. According to a 2018 analysis, roughly 12% of Americans dream of doing the same thing. More than 400,000 U.S. citizens currently collect Social Security benefits while living overseas.
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Living As An Expat In Mexico

July 7, 2021
There are an estimated 1 million American expats in Mexico. They may be drawn to the country for its vibrant culture, relaxing beaches or low-key way of life. Whatever the reason expats find themselves in Mexico, Americans who have moved south probably agree on one thing: They wish they had understood their tax liabilities before they left. This guide to income tax in Mexico for expats will help you prepare for a relocation south.
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Living As An Expat In Australia

June 16, 2021
Australia is a popular destination for American expats, since the two countries share a language. If you have a permanent resident visa, use Australia as your primary place of business, or spend more than 183 days a year in Australia, you will have to pay Australian taxes as an expat.
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Living As An Expat In Japan

May 18, 2021
Japan is a dream destination for many expats. The country has attractive urban and rural locations with strong public transit and communications infrastructure, excellent health care, and a unique culture. Economically, there are many opportunities for expats who want to start a business or work for someone else. Then, there's the world-class food.
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Understanding The Differences Between FBAR And Form 8938

April 6, 2021
Expats must file and pay taxes to the U.S. government even on income earned worldwide — including income kept in foreign accounts. FBAR and Form 8938 are two of the most common forms used to report this income, but these can't be used interchangeably.
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