Expat News Tagged 'tax compliance'

IRS To Waive Small Tax Debts For Former Citizens

IRS To Waive Small Tax Debts For Former Citizens

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 09 September, 2019

On September 6, 2019, the United States Internal Revenue Service announced new procedures that will enable certain individuals who relinquished their US citizenship to come into compliance with their US tax and filing obligations and receive relief for back taxes. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | tax compliance | interest | trusts | United States | penalties

 

Australia Cracks Down On Illegal Foreign Property Investment

Australia Cracks Down On Illegal Foreign Property Investment

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 04 January, 2019

In December, the Australian Government announced that it had forced the sale of more than 300 properties illegally acquired by foreign nationals. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | tax | tax compliance | real-estate | Australia | tax authority | penalties | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment | Tax

 

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

 

South African Expats Face Higher Tax Bills

South African Expats Face Higher Tax Bills

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 03 August, 2017

Concerns have been expressed regarding the South African government's plans to remove the 183-day foreign earned income exemption provision for expats working outside of the country. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | South Africa | compliance | tax | tax compliance | tax avoidance | tax credits | legislation | Expats | Africa

 

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

 

American Expats Lobbying For Residence-Based Taxation

American Expats Lobbying For Residence-Based Taxation

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 08 December, 2016

In a recent proposal, American Citizens Abroad has set out a detailed description of its proposal for the enactment of residency-based taxation, rather than the existing citizenship-based taxation system, for American expats. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | inheritance tax | compliance | tax | tax compliance | gift tax | United States | tax reform | individual income tax | Expats | 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

 

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

 

 




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