Attn: Former U.S. Citizens: Are you STILL or have you EVER BEEN a U.S. "Tax Citizen"?

Attn: Former U.S. Citizens: Are you STILL or have you EVER BEEN a U.S. “Tax Citizen”? http://t.co/IsmbLzUjQL — Citizenship Lawyer (@ExpatriationLaw) March 4, 2015 Synopsis: This is a long post. In fact, it is too long for the average reader. Therefore, I wish to summarize the purpose and possible (but not certain conclusion) of the […]

The United States of America – One country two citizenships – Introducing the "Tax Citizen"

Dual Citizenship – American style – All Americans are both “Citizens” and “Tax Citizens” One Country – Two Citizenships First Citizenship – Citizenship for Nationality Purposes Americans have always been proud of their U.S. citizenship. Most U.S. citizens regard their U.S. citizenship as the most valuable thing they have. Most Americans will fight for their […]

About #FATCA and @Citizenshiptax: Here is the @DemsAbroad Interview with @AmyKlobuchar on January 22, 2020

Amy Klobuchar speaks to Democrats Abroad! Join our global town hall with presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar! We’ve invited every Democratic Presidential candidate to join a call with us to discuss the issues that matter most to Americans abroad and give you the chance to get to know our candidates. Posted by Democrats Abroad on Wednesday, […]

About #FATCA and @Citizenshiptax: Here is the @DemsAbroad Interview with @TulsiGabbard on January 15, 2020

Tulsi Gabbard speaks to Democrats Abroad! Join our global town hall with presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard! We’ve invited every Democratic Presidential candidate to join a call with us to discuss the issues that matter most to Americans abroad and give you the chance to get to know our candidates. Posted by Democrats Abroad on Wednesday, […]

FATCA @Citizenshiptax and Wealth taxes: Laura Snyder Engages @Gabriel_Zucman In The Twittersphere

Introduction The intellectual mentors of #FATCA proponent @Ewarren explain why @citizenship tax is NECESSARY to underpin a #wealthtax in America: "Wealth taxes often failed in Europe. They wouldn’t here." https://t.co/jw40PQpYm9 — John Richardson – lawyer for "U.S. persons" abroad (@ExpatriationLaw) December 20, 2019 Citizenship-based taxation, FATCA and how the interact can best be understood by […]

Questions to Democrat candidates about a change from @citizenshiptax to RBT should NOT assume revenue neutrality!

Appreciate these interviews from Democrats Abroad. But, they need to STOP making the question about residence-based taxation conditional on revenue neutrality! See starting at the 9 minute mark … Separate questions about FATCA and citizenship-based taxation … This is the @Demsabroad interview with Senator Sanders that includes two distinct questions: 1. About FATCA and 2. […]

Why tax compliant #Americansabroad are under great pressure to renounce US citizenship #citizide

Introduction … Many individuals (Solomon Yue, Keith Redmond, and MANY others) have been working very hard on tax reform for Americans abroad. Many groups (ACA, AARO, DA, etc.) have also been working. The basic goal is to support Congressman Holding’s bill which would provide some tax relief. This has been a long and difficult process […]

Part 8 of series: Former ACA Tax Director Jackie Bugnion recalls the 2014 Kirsch Schneider debate on "citizenship-based taxation"

Before moving to the post, if you believe that Americans abroad are being treated unjustly by the United States Government: Join me on May 17, 2019 for a discussion of U.S. “citizenship-based taxation” as follows: "What Is The Future Of Citizenship-Based Taxation?" Prof. William Byrnes (Texas A&M Law), Prof. Edward Zelinsky (Cardozo Law), John Richardson […]

Part 5 of series: What does U.S. "citizenship-based taxation" actually mean and to whom does it actually apply?

Before moving to the post, if you believe that Americans abroad are being treated unjustly by the United States Government: Join me on May 17, 2019 for a discussion of U.S. “citizenship-based taxation” as follows: "What Is The Future Of Citizenship-Based Taxation?" Prof. William Byrnes (Texas A&M Law), Prof. Edward Zelinsky (Cardozo Law), John Richardson […]

Part 4 of 4: “It Hurts My Heart:” The Case for Fairer Taxation of Non-Resident US Citizens

Before moving to the post, if you believe that Americans abroad are being treated unjustly by the United States Government: Join me on May 17, 2019 for a discussion of U.S. “citizenship-based taxation” as follows: "What Is The Future Of Citizenship-Based Taxation?" Prof. William Byrnes (Texas A&M Law), Prof. Edward Zelinsky (Cardozo Law), John Richardson […]