Expat News Tagged 'exit tax'

French Senate Votes To Ease Exit Tax Burden

French Senate Votes To Ease Exit Tax Burden

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 02 January, 2019

The French Senate last month approved proposed legislation abolishing the existing exit tax and replacing it with a new regime designed to enhance France's tax competitiveness. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | capital gains tax (CGT) | tax | legislation | France | exit tax | Expats

 

Residence-Based Taxation Put Forward For Americans Abroad

Residence-Based Taxation Put Forward For Americans Abroad

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

With regard to the increasing talk in the US Congress on tax reform, American Citizens Abroad has provided the House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee with a full reform proposal for the enactment of residence-based taxation for American expatriates. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | tax | business | tax compliance | interest | royalties | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | withholding tax | gift tax | United States | dividends | tax reform | exit tax | trade | Tax

 

ACA Urges Congress To Adopt  Residence-Based Taxation

ACA Urges Congress To Adopt Residence-Based Taxation

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 10 March, 2014

American Citizens Abroad has provided testimony to the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Permanent Investigations Subcommittee following its recent hearing on offshore tax evasion, and has recommended that the United States should implement a residence-based tax system to avoid penalizing American expatriates. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) | tax | investment | pensions | tax compliance | FATCA | law | banking | retirement | tax credits | enforcement | Health tax | offshore | health care | legislation | gift tax | United States | tax reform | exit tax | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

US Expatriations Reach Record Levels In 2013

US Expatriations Reach Record Levels In 2013

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 13 February, 2014

According to Treasury Department statistics published in the Federal Register, a record number of 2,999 United States taxpayers gave up their passports or their green cards in 2013, more than twice the level seen in 2012, and even greater than the previous record level of 1,781 set in 2011. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | compliance | tax | tax compliance | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | tax authority | United States | exit tax | individual income tax | Compliance | Expats | Tax

 

ACA Submits Proposals On Taxation Of Americans Abroad

ACA Submits Proposals On Taxation Of Americans Abroad

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 January, 2014

American Citizens Abroad has submitted a detailed proposal concerning the taxation of Americans abroad, in response to the United States Senate Finance Committee's discussion draft on international tax reform that was issued on November 19 last year. Read full story »

Tags: compliance | Citizenship | tax | tax compliance | tax credits | withholding tax | gift tax | United States | tax reform | exit tax | individual income tax | services | Expats | Tax

 

Law to Exclude US Ex-Citizens Judged To Have Avoided Tax

Law to Exclude US Ex-Citizens Judged To Have Avoided Tax

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 20 June, 2013

Two US Senators have filed an amendment to the Immigration Reform Bill that will automatically bar former citizens eligible to pay the exit tax from re-entering the USA unless they can show the Department of Homeland Security that they did not renounce US citizenship for tax purposes. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | law | United States | exit tax

 

Boehner Backs Anti-Saverin 'Ex-PATRIOT' Bill

Boehner Backs Anti-Saverin 'Ex-PATRIOT' Bill

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 May, 2012

In a television interview, the Speaker of the US House of Representatives John Boehner has surprisingly come out in favour of the bill introduced in the Senate which is aimed against those who renounce their United States citizenship to avoid paying taxes. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | investment | tax compliance | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | enforcement | tax authority | legislation | United States | exit tax | penalties | individual income tax

 

French Exit Tax Kicks In

French Exit Tax Kicks In

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 March, 2012

French Budget Minister Valérie Pécresse has recently confirmed that the government’s exit tax, adopted by parliament in July last year, applies to the transfer of a tax residence outside of France since March 3, 2011. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | capital gains tax (CGT) | tax | investment | employees | France | exit tax

 

Expats Turn Backs On US Taxes

Expats Turn Backs On US Taxes

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 20 July, 2010

Increasing numbers of Americans are taking the dramatic step of renouncing their citizenship in order to escape Uncle Sam's all-encompassing tax net. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | law | offshore | legislation | United States | exit tax

 

 



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