Interesting that @USTreasury acknowledges it can relax #FBAR for #Americansabroad but chooses FULL ENFORCEMENT https://t.co/3UfFUPZcLH — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) March 7, 2016 The above tweet links to a posting on a Facebook group that reads: US DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT IT CAN STOP FOREIGN BANK ACCOUNT REPORTING (FBAR) BY AMERICANS OVERSEAS BUT CHOOSES […]
How many #Americansabroad have had their lives stolen by the IRS? http://t.co/Hjy4ukaT2u – explains why renunciations are soaring! — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) January 10, 2014 The tweet references the following instructive comment at the Isaac Brock Society. The title of the post is: Has your life been stolen from you by the IRS? Comment […]
This is a companion to the earlier post I wrote suggesting why Swiss banks should NOT join the OVDP program for Swiss banks. In this post I argue that individuals shouldn’t join OVDP for people. At the moment that means that nobody should join OVDP. France: October 10, 1789 – Ancestor of #OVDP and #FBAR […]
What follows is the full text of the Facebook post referenced in the above link. Really now, it’s time to understand that taxation is NOT the price you pay for Government services (or certainly not civilization). It’s something you are required to pay to support the Homeland. Homelanders abroad, Accidental Americans and other dual citizens, […]
The #Americansabroad forced to renounce U.S. citizenship are those who ARE and who HAVE attempted US tax compliance https://t.co/o3rkxnsH3W — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) June 21, 2016 The above tweet references the following comment on the RenounceUSCitizenship blog that is worth a “stand alone” post: I renounce June 8. I have not lived in the […]
Originally posted on IRS vs expats:
This post is from the United States Department of Justice website. I emphasize that this individual, Michael Reiss, WAS AND IS NOT AN EXPAT. The next post will deal with how these thieves are causing the IRS to be on high alert and hunting for huge amounts of money that…
Must read abt CBT Debate: "Is An American a Piece of Property?" referenced here: https://t.co/jKRKwiLm5r and here: https://t.co/0xcGZHVXhe — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) October 26, 2015 What follows is my comment (final thought to 2014) to the post referenced in the above tweet. I believe that it is becoming more and more relevant.
https://twitter.com/USCitizenAbroad/status/647391630773751808 This is really worth a watch. By the way, the prevailing view is that the Homeland does NOT care about how FATCA affects Americans abroad.
What r odds of change 4 #Ameriacansabroad – in terms of taxes and reporting 4 law abiding dual citizen #expats? https://t.co/JlQxYDGGkT — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) August 12, 2015 The above tweet references an interesting Facebook discussion that begins with: With all this talk about fbar and fataca , I’m curious as to what […]
Introduction – The general principles of Civil Forfeiture Reexamined Civil forfeiture is becoming increasingly prevalent in the United States and in Western democracies. In it’s simplest form, Civil Forfeiture is a process where governments seize your property without going through the judicial process. Governments love it. It’s efficient, profitable and risk free. It’s on […]