Americans living and working abroad are privy to a host of available tax deductions, credits, and benefits when filing for their US expat taxes. These allowances help US expats avoid dual taxation. They also allow them to claim many important exclusions, like the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion. In order to qualify however, US expatriates living and working abroad must meet very specific guidelines that speak to the amount of time they spend outside of the US.
US Expat Taxes: Qualifying Tests
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