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Nathalie Goldstein

We scour and examine the complexities of IRS and state tax laws to make filing taxes as a US expat easy. Read our blog for useful expat tax tips and advice.

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New IRS compliance initiative aimed at US expatriates

On July 2019, the IRS Large Business and International division (LB&I) announced the approval of six additional compliance campaigns. The one we're concerned about is…

Do Expats Pay US Taxes: Depends on How You File

Most expats do not pay US taxes because of the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion or Foreign Tax Credit benefits. However, expats still need to file…

The Foreign Housing Exclusion for US Expats

Home is where the heart is. Whether that’s in the US or a foreign city off the coast of Spain. If you’re an American expat,…

Everything you need to know about US Expat Taxes

Filing your US taxes as an American living and working in America is already hard enough. Filing your US taxes from abroad can be almost…

US Tax Refunds for an American Family Abroad

An American family abroad has the opportunity to discover new places and create positive experiences with their children. However, when it comes to taxes, these…

How to prevent
paying state taxes as an expat

Do you need to file and pay state taxes as an expat? We got the answer! We’re pretty sure U.S. federal and state taxes as…

Beta Tester Criteria

Last October, we decided enough was enough… filing taxes as an American expatriate shouldn’t be so difficult! So we set our eyes on the prize…

Expat Filing Requirements

The phrase “tax season” generally triggers some amount of stress which may or may not be accompanied with eye twitching. This tends to compounded even…

What Forms Does an Expat Really Need?

With a million IRS forms to shift through every year (we might be exaggerating, but it does feel like it sometimes!), we decided that it…

The Differences Between Form 2555 and Form 2555-EZ

By Nathalie Goldstein February 16, 2018 Tax Forms
With so many available forms on the IRS’ website it can be confusing to find out the right one to use and what the differences…

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