American Expat Entrepreneurs: IRS Compliance Campaign

New IRS Compliance Campaign for American Expat Entrepreneurs: S Corporations Built In Gains Tax

Recently, the IRS announced that it would be initiating six new compliance campaigns for specific tax noncompliance issues. One of these issues is the built in gains (BIG) tax that can occur when C Corporations transition into S Corporations and have net unrealized built in gains. Find out what American expat entrepreneurs need to know […]

US Expat Taxes on Cryptocurrency

Understanding Expat Taxes on Cryptocurrency

Buying, selling, investing in, receiving, or transferring money using bitcoin, etherium, and other types of cryptocurrency have tax implications. Here’s what Americans living abroad need to know about expat taxes on cryptocurrency. What Is Cryptocurrency? Cryptocurrency refers to any virtual digital currency that is not the official currency of any country. Examples of cryptocurrency include […]

Tips and Tricks for Filing Late Expat Taxes

As an expat, there are things you need to be aware of and look out for when filing late taxes. You need to know how you can minimize penalties and interest, and you need to know when it’s time to hire a professional.        Late Filing Fees and Penalties  One of the biggest setbacks of filing taxes late are the fees […]

Filing Taxes Abroad: A Guide

Planning to Move Abroad? Start Here.

Did you know that, by the most recent estimates available, nearly ten million Americans live abroad? They come from diverse backgrounds, move abroad for different reasons, and establish their lives in remarkably different locations – from teaching at schools in remote areas of South America to working for international banks in Singapore to retiring on […]

US Taxation of Foreign Pensions

US Taxation of Foreign Pensions: What Expats Need to Know

Understanding foreign pensions can be difficult, especially when you already have to navigate the often-complicated US taxation process while living abroad! Whether you’re planning to retire overseas or move back to the US eventually, you should be aware of some things regarding your foreign pension. Foreign Pensions and US Taxation: The Basics With over nine […]

Greenback Tax Services

All About Greenback Tax Services

Greenback Expat Tax Services is more than just an award-winning international tax provider; we’re also an expat advocacy community that brings awareness to issues that American citizens living abroad experience. So, if you’re shopping around for a team of expat-specialist accountants who are regarded as experts in their field, find out why expats choose Greenback […]