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25 Things You Need to Know About US Expat Taxes

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Confused by US Expat Taxes? Get the Facts Today!

With thousands of pages in the US tax code, it can be confusing to understand it all. The experts at Greenback have put together this guide to ensure you have the 25 must-know tips about your US expat taxes. It includes the basics on whether or not you need to file, deadlines, extensions and more. As well as more in-depth information like how to reduce or eliminate US taxes with the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion, the importance of filing Foreign Bank Account Report (FBAR) on time and more.

Don’t worry – we’re here to help. Download this free guide for a list of the top 25 things you need to know about your US expat taxes!

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What You Will Learn

  • What filing thresholds, deadlines, extensions and reporting requirements impact you.
  • How to file an amendment if a mistake is made and next steps to become compliant.
  • Which deductions, exclusions and credits to reduce your tax liability and double taxation.
  • Why renouncing your citizenship may not help you avoid filing your US expat taxes.
  • What you need to know about Totalization Agreements and Social Security for Americans living abroad.
  • Why you may need to file a US State Tax Return and how to determine if you need to based on your individual state and situation.

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