Tax and Personal Finance Blog

IRA 101 for U.S. Expats

An individual retirement account is a tax-smart investment vehicle that nearly everyone should consider. Money invested grows tax-deferred, and is often deductible on your tax return. Without hesitation, we can...

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Tax-Efficient Investing

Simply put, tax-efficient investing means structuring your investments such that taxes are minimized. This relates to an important saying: “It’s not what you earn, but what you keep.” Investments generate returns...

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FATCA 101 for U.S. Expats

FATCA is starting to have a profound impact on the lives of ordinary Americans living abroad. Over 100 countries are either on-board with FATCA, or having active discussions with the...

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FATCA & U.S. Expats in Nicaragua

FATCA is stirring a wave of confusion among U.S. expat communities around the world. As of this article, roughly 110 countries are either on-board with FATCA, or having active discussions...

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FATCA & U.S. Expats in Honduras

FATCA is stirring a wave of confusion among U.S. expat communities around the world. As of this article, roughly 110 countries are either on-board with FATCA, or having active discussions...

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FATCA & U.S. Expats in Turkey

FATCA is stirring a wave of confusion among U.S. expat communities around the world. As of this article, roughly 110 countries are either on-board with FATCA, or having active discussions...

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FATCA & U.S. Expats in Thailand

FATCA is stirring a wave of confusion among U.S. expat communities around the world. As of this article, roughly 110 countries are either on-board with FATCA, or having active discussions...

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FATCA & U.S. Expats in Taiwan

FATCA is stirring a wave of confusion among U.S. expat communities around the world. As of this article, roughly 110 countries are either on-board with FATCA, or having active discussions...

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