Streamlined Filing: How to Catch Up on Your Taxes Penalty-free
What It's About
Are you an American living abroad who is filing US taxes late by 3 or more years? Or maybe you didn't know you needed to file at all? The free webinar covers IRS amnesty programs with an emphasis on the Streamlined Filing Procedures. We'll cover everything you need to know, including a deep dive into how and what to file for this special expat tax compliance program.
What You Will Learn
- Who is required to file US expat taxes?
- What do I do if I have never filed my US taxes before?
- Can I use an amnesty program offered by the IRS, and which amnesty programs are still available?
- How can I use the Streamlined Filing Procedures to get caught up penalty-free?
- Do I need to file FATCA?
- What information do I need to gather before getting started?
- How can I save money?
Meet Your Hosts
David is an Enrolled Agent, an MBA, and an experienced finance professional and entrepreneur. Having grown up in Brooklyn, New York,David caught the travel bug after an exchange program in Belgium. Since then, he has lived all over the world. Year after year, David and his wife Carrie found that filing their expat taxes was a nightmare: expensive accountants who treated them like a number, US CPAs who were well-meaning but not up to date on the rules as they apply to expats, and lots of forms and calculations. It was while living in London that the idea for Greenback Expat Tax Services came to be. At last, the dream of hassle-free expat taxes became reality.
Christie is an IRS Enrolled Agent that began her career working in real estate investment sales and transitioned to taxation with the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program working stateside and overseas. As a US military spouse, Christie is grateful to have lived 3 years in Germany where she fostered her knowledge in expatriate taxation. Living abroad gave her unique insight to the complicated tax circumstances that expats encounter to meet their US tax filing requirements. Christie specializes in US taxation, preventative law and tax resolution for military, real estate investors, retirees and small business owners living overseas.
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