All posts by: Christian Reeves

01/09/2013 - 5:55 AM
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Great News for Some ExPats and Dual-Nationals As an ExPat American, you know that you are required to file a U.S. tax return each year and report your foreign bank accounts if you have more than $10,000 offshore. Unless you have been living under a rock in Bangladesh, you also know that the IRS has

01/09/2013 - 5:45 AM
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This section is an introduction to the benefits of an offshore corporation for U.S. citizens living and working abroad. It is not meant for those living abroad on their pension (retirees) or those with passive investment income. Most Expats know that the U.S. taxes its citizens on their worldwide income and that all U.S. citizens

01/09/2013 - 5:37 AM
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EDITORS NOTE: This article was published in 2010 and has some valuable information. For a more recent and detailed article on this same site, click here.   When it comes to investing in property overseas, there is often little difference than if you were investing in U.S. property. Three situations bear investigation: 1. The first

01/09/2013 - 5:33 AM
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Each month I get one or two inquiries from U.S. citizens who have had enough and want to give up their U.S. citizenship. While it is rare for someone to take such drastic steps, especially after they learn how to manage their U.S. tax obligations while living abroad, it is an important subject. Here are

12/03/2012 - 12:39 PM
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Dear New Reader, Thank you for signing up for my e-letter. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday I will send you helpful research, information, and the occasional commentary on living, working and doing business offshore. In a few minutes, you will receive an email with additional information and links to our various Expat resources. Please watch

11/28/2012 - 9:55 AM
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401(k) Fees Revealed – Get Ready for a Shock! If you have a 401(k) account with a U.S. broker, you are about to get the shock of your life. When you receive your next quarterly statement, probably between Sept. 30 and Nov. 15, do not open it without taking precautions! I suggest you take the