How to Vote as an American Living Abroad
What It's About
Americans living abroad have the same rights as citizens living in the United States. Yet, expats have a much lower voter turnout than domestic voters. Why? Many find voting abroad confusing and cumbersome. Others are uncertain about how expat votes are counted and doubt their ability to impact change. In this webinar, we'll cover everything you need to know to exercise your right to vote abroad. Can't make the live event? We'll send you a recording after the webinar so you can watch it whenever you want!
What You Will Learn
- What Americans living overseas need to know about voter registration
- How and when to request your absentee ballot and submit your vote
- Why expat votes matter and how they can impact key elections
- How voting impacts your expat taxes
Meet Your Presenters.
Susan, President & CEO, Overseas Vote Foundation
Susan Dzieduszycka-Suinat heads the U.S. Vote Foundation (US Vote) and its associated initiative, Overseas Vote. As the Co-founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer, Susan orchestrates the foundation's efforts to create an environment conducive to positive electoral reform. An active public speaker, Susan has been an outspoken leader in support of improving overseas and military voting policies. She is also actively engaged with voter support, outreach, research programs, and policy development programs.
Tabitha, Sr. Accountant Success Champion, Greenback Expat Tax Services
Having been an expat herself, Tabitha knows full well all the joys and headaches that can come with living abroad! As an IRS Enrolled Agent, Tabitha helps simplify the tax prep process for our clients by providing clear guidance and answering expat tax questions. More than anything, she loves sharing "aha!" moments with expats who've found the clarity they need to file with confidence!