The UK Tax Deadline Approaches: What US Expats Need to Know

The United Kingdom is a popular destination for American expats. With its captivating history and landscape full of castles, beaches, and historic sites, it’s hard to deny the allure. The UK also boasts a thriving economy with several large multinational corporations headquartered there. As an American expat living in the UK, what you might not […]

SIPP Taxation: US Expat in the UK

SIPP Taxation: A Guide for the US Expat in the UK

Because the US has a citizenship-based taxation system, income earned abroad is subject to federal taxation regardless of the income source. Then again, earnings on certain qualified US retirement funds receive preferential tax treatment; so, the question naturally arises: do any foreign retirement funds get special treatment in US taxes? If you’re a US expat […]

US Expat Tax and Brexit Effects on Real Estate

US Expat Tax and Brexit’s Effects on Real Estate in the United Kingdom

Understanding the implications of buying and selling real estate abroad can be complicated enough on its own, but then you also have to consider your US expat tax responsibilities. Now, if you’re thinking about buying or selling in the United Kingdom, there’s an additional thing you may want to think about: the recent Brexit decision. […]