Greenback’s Expatriate Tax News and Tips for US Expats

2019 Expat Tax FAQs

The new year is underway, and it’s the perfect time to get all your burning questions about expat taxes answered. We’ve compiled answers to the most frequently asked questions about state taxes, federal taxes, interest, penalties, and estimated payments for expats. Will I Need to File a Federal US Tax Return? Almost certainly. All US…

Expat Tax Planning 101

Perhaps you’ve been offered a fantastic new position overseas. Maybe you’ve decided to move abroad to form an exciting new start-up? Or, you might be off to retire to your dream location in an exotic or historic place. Whatever the reason, it’s important to know that the US still taxes you on your worldwide income, and in…

US Expat Taxes for Military Contractors

US Expat Taxes Explained: Implications for Military Contractors

If you are a military contractor, you are likely interested in finding out if your expat taxes are categorized as civilian or military. Generally speaking, military contractors working abroad must follow the same rules as civilian US citizens who work abroad. They must report all of their worldwide income on their US expat taxes, they…