Hola Expat

How are we different?

Sensible Pricing

Sensible Pricing

We don’t charge expensive flat fees when your tax return is simple.

Real Conversations

Real Conversations

Our tax professionals take time to understand your needs. That's why we have actual conversations with our customers.

Tax Advice

Easy to work with

We have streamlined the process of filing taxes so that it's fast and simple.


Our Services

Prepare Tax Return

Prepare Tax Return

A basic federal return costs only $300
(includes Forms 1040, 2555, 1116, and up to 10 bank/brokerage transactions).

Check My Return

Check Your Return

A second opinion on an already prepared return generally costs $100.

Help with IRS Notice

Help with IRS Notice

We provide advice on how best to respond to an IRS notice. The fee for this service depends on individual circumstances.


The Process

Expat taxes may be complicated, but our process makes it simple. Let’s talk.

Step 1
The 20-minute introductory phone call

The phone call is for us to understand your needs, and for you to ask any questions.

Step 2
Provide tax information

Complete our Tax Questionnaire, and send together with your tax statements/materials

Step 3
We prepare your return

Once we receive your tax information, we start preparing your return

Step 4

When your return is finished, we charge your credit card.

Step 5
Review your return

We send you a copy of the return so you can review

File your return

After you have reviewed and signed off on your return, we will either e-file it or provide mailing instructions.


About Us

John Ohe

John Ohe

Paul Cachion

Lori Diaz

Paul Cachion

Paul Cachion

Our Mission:

John and Paul founded Hola Expat to bring truly affordable tax services to the 5 million Americans living abroad.
We offer low, flat, sensible prices that our competitors will not match.

Many expat tax companies utilize flat fees that include tax forms that most expats don’t need.
Stop wasting money. Our basic package starts at only $300.

About John and Paul:

Both John and Paul have an extensive background in financial services - within organizations such as:
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Cigna, New York Life.

John is married with 2 very active boys and a baby girl (recently born in Guatemala).
Paul is married, and has 2 beautiful daughters.
John and Paul are friends since college.


Contact us today

Office Address

Cond. San Jose de Belen #5
5a Avenida Sur Final
Antigua, Guatemala 03001
Central America

Email: info@holaexpat.com

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