Expat News Tagged 'Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)'

US Citizens Continue To Ditch Passports In Droves

US Citizens Continue To Ditch Passports In Droves

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 03 November, 2017

US expatriation numbers are on track for another record year, with 4,448 passport-holders renouncing their citizenship in the first three quarters of 2017. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | FATCA | United States | Compliance | Tax

 

Jump In US Expats Renouncing Citizenship

Jump In US Expats Renouncing Citizenship

By by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington, 04 August, 2017

According to Treasury Department statistics, the number of taxpayers renouncing their US citizenship in the second quarter of 2017 hit 1,759 – the second highest on record. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | FATCA | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | United States | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

ATR Seeks Residence-Based Taxation For US Expats

ATR Seeks Residence-Based Taxation For US Expats

By by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington, 09 June, 2017

Americans for Tax Reform has urged the Ways and Means Committee to include residence-based taxation for overseas Americans in an eventual tax reform package. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | FATCA | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | legislation | United States | tax reform | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

Americans For Tax Reform Lobbying For FATCA Repeal

Americans For Tax Reform Lobbying For FATCA Repeal

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 22 March, 2017

Americans for Tax Reform has urged Congressional lawmakers to include the repeal the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act in ongoing tax reform talks. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | investment | small business | business | FATCA | legislation | withholding tax | United States | tax reform | Compliance | Tax

 

US Expats Urge 'Same Country' FATCA Exemption

US Expats Urge 'Same Country' FATCA Exemption

By by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington, 15 August, 2016

American Citizens Abroad has advocated the inclusion of a "Same Country Exemption" in the final Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act regulations, soon to be issued by the US Treasury Department. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | tax compliance | FATCA | law | banking | United States | regulation | services | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

US Expats Continue To Give Up Passports, Green Cards

US Expats Continue To Give Up Passports, Green Cards

By Mike Godfrey, for ExpatBriefing.com, 14 June, 2016

According to Treasury Department statistics published in the Federal Register, another 1,158 US taxpayers gave up their passports or their green cards in the first quarter of 2016, in line with the 1,058 expatriations in the final quarter of last year. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | FATCA | law | United States | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

Canadians Challenge US FATCA Scope

Canadians Challenge US FATCA Scope

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com , 14 August, 2014

Two American-Canadian dual citizens living north of the border have filed a lawsuit in the Federal Court of Canada challenging the constitutionality of the country's involvement with the USA's Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. Read full story »

Tags: Treaties | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | FATCA | Tax Treaties | Canada | United States | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

FATCA Hurts Law-Abiding Americans Abroad: Heritage

FATCA Hurts Law-Abiding Americans Abroad: Heritage

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 16 June, 2014

The Heritage Foundation has issued a report to demonstrate how the United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act is hurting Americans living abroad, and has recommended that it should be reformed. Read full story »

Tags: compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | tax compliance | FATCA | law | financial services | insurance | trusts | enforcement | agreements | legislation | United States | tax reform | regulation | individual income tax | services | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

Overseas Pension May Mitigate FATCA Fallout For US Expats

Overseas Pension May Mitigate FATCA Fallout For US Expats

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 May, 2014

More than three-quarters of American expats and green-card holders who have taken out a supplementary overseas pension contract reported in a recent poll that they are "satisfied" to remain a US citizen despite the United States's incoming Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act rules. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | investment | FATCA | law | United States | penalties | Compliance | Expats | Investment | Pensions | Visas and Passports | Invest | Investment | Pensions | Tax

 

Continued Block On US Tax Treaty Approvals

Continued Block On US Tax Treaty Approvals

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 May, 2014

Rand Paul, in a May 7 letter to United States Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, confirmed that he will continue to block the passage of five tax treaties that are presently awaiting a move to the Senate floor. Read full story »

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