Greenback’s Expatriate Tax News and Tips for US Expats

Impact of Buying and Selling Property on US Expat Taxes
Personal US Expat Tax Information

US Expat Taxes: Buying and Selling Real Estate Abroad

Moving abroad is a stressful process by itself, which is only multiplied when you throw in the consideration of purchasing property abroad and its impact on your US expat taxes.  So many issues surround the ownership of foreign property, including market conditions, foreign mortgages, exchange rates, new cultures and even different legal structures. As you may…

Tax Implications of Natural Disasters and Crisis for US Expats
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Tax Implications of Natural Disasters and Crisis for US Expats

With Hurricane Irma impacting some small Caribbean nations, American citizens residing and working may not be aware how natural disasters, displacements and evacuation – particularly one bringing them back home to the US – could affect their ability to claim expat tax benefits. Physical Presence and Income Exclusion When a natural disaster occurs in your country…

The Connection Between Your Passport and Back Taxes: Can the IRS Revoke Your Passport?
Filing Delinquent/Back Taxes

The Connection Between Your Passport and Back Taxes: Can the IRS Revoke Your Passport?

As if tax season weren’t hectic enough, the IRS will soon be adding another wrinkle to an already pressure-filled situation. Starting in January 2018, there will be a new law in effect that connects your passport to back taxes you may owe. In this post, we’ll discuss this new legislation’s overall implications and how it…

We’ve Helped US Expats in 212 Countries and Territories with US Expat Taxes
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It’s Official – We’ve Helped US Expats in 212 Countries and Territories with US Expat Taxes!

We’ve made it our mission at Greenback to help Americans living abroad file their expat taxes with less hassle and more ease. We understand how daunting paying US taxes can be when you’re away, but we work with you and your unique situation through the complex tax system so that you can get back to…

The National Taxpayer Advocate Service 2017 Mid-Year Report on US Taxes
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The National Taxpayer Advocate Service 2017 Mid-Year Report on US Taxes

The National Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) recently released its 2017 Mid-Year Report assessing the IRS’s performance during US taxes filing season and identifying priority issues – some of which we will recap below – for the coming fiscal year. Below we share the top-line findings and specific items of interest for US expats. First Things…