Three Things to Know About Filing Late Tax for Expats

Top Three Reasons to Get Caught Up on Late Tax for Expats Before the New Year

Still haven’t filed your 2019 tax for expats? Well, there’s never been a better time to do so! With the end of the year quickly approaching, becoming compliant on your tax obligations is a must in order to avoid penalties, pay less, keep your passport, and lower your audit risk. Read on for details about […]

Foreign Housing Exclusion Calculator

A Foreign Housing Exclusion Calculator for Expats

One of the most common questions we get asked is: “How is the foreign housing exclusion calculated?” Without knowing the equation on your own or having a foreign housing exclusion calculator lying around, you risk missing qualified expenditures for the deduction and not saving all the money that you could. So, to help expats on […]

Americans Living Abroad: Foreign Housing Exclusion Guide

Foreign Housing Exclusion Basics for Americans Living Abroad

The Foreign Housing Exclusion is a money-saving provision that can help Americans living abroad reduce their tax liability. Plus, it is closely tied to the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion. Find out the basics in the guide for expats below. What is the Foreign Housing Exclusion? The Foreign Housing Exclusion is available to US expats (which […]

Tips for Foreign Earned Income Exclusion 2019

Tips and Updates on the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion 2019

The Foreign Earned Income Exclusion (FEIE) is a handy money-saving provision that you’re definitely going to want to become familiar with if you happen to be an expat. How can you qualify for the exclusion? How is the maximum amount of the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion 2019 determined? Get the answers you need below. How […]

What Is the Foreign Housing Exclusion? A Guide for Expats

The Foreign Housing Exclusion, sometimes referred to as the Foreign Housing Allowance or Foreign Housing Deduction, is a lesser-known money saver that can help limit expats’ tax liability. With appropriate preparation and a little foresight, this exclusion can increase the affordability of living overseas. And better yet, if you’re planning on using the Foreign Earned […]

Top Five Ways to Prepare for 2019 Expat Taxes

Planning for the year ahead is an excellent idea for all taxpayers, but it’s basically a necessity when it comes to expat taxes. Want to make sure you’ve done everything you can to be proactive (at least, expat tax-wise) before 2019? Check these five items off your to-do list, and you’ll know you’re as prepped […]

Capital Gains Expat Tax Return

The Ins and Outs of Capital Gains When Selling US and Foreign Property

One of the most confusing (and important!) parts of selling property is the tax impact from your gains or losses. We, of course, hope you realize a gain, but let’s look at capital gains more closely, so you can fully understand how to calculate your gains/losses, how to report them on your expat tax return, and […]