The Competent Authorities Should Agree That the Canadian TFSA Has The Same Treaty Status As The US Roth IRA

2018 Prologue It's 2022 and time to revisit the issue the US taxation of the #TFSA: "Canada U.S. Tax Treaty: Why the 5th protocol of the Canada US Tax Treaty […]

Canada U.S. Tax Treaty: Why the 5th protocol of the Canada US Tax Treaty Clarifies that the TFSA is a pension within the meaning of the Canada U.S. Tax Treaty

Article XVIII of the Canada U.S. Tax Treaty Continued – The question of the TFSA It's 2022 and time to revisit the issue the US taxation of the #TFSA: "Canada […]

Americans Abroad Aren’t Denouncing Because They Want To. They Are Renouncing Because They Feel They Have To

Introduction/background: Denunciation of U.S. Citizenship – From the perspective from a U.S. Senator .@SenGillibrand thinks Americans "Denounce" US citizenship in order to "escape taxes". As JFK once said the great […]

Part 1 – Citizenship Matters: How The Lives Of “Free Trade Professionals”, Americans Abroad And Casablanca Overlap

Mexico City – September 2023 – A reminder that citizenship matters Last month I attended an Immigration Conference in Mexico City. It was organized by Buffalo immigration lawyer Joe Grasmick […]

Beyer, Titus Introduce Tax Simplification for Americans Abroad Act – September 2023

Introduction and initial reactions Join us for the discussion tomorrow! How the party of #FATCA promises to make life easier for US expats. Join us for the discussion live at […]

How U.S. Citizenship Tax, The Treaty “Saving Clause” and FATCA Create A Fiscal Prison For Dual Tax Residents

Introduction – The Problem Of Dual Tax Residency For U.S. Citizens Wanted Dead Or Alive! US @citizenshiptax reinforced by “saving clause” in tax treaties means treaty partner agrees that US […]

How US Tax Treaties And The “Saving Clause” Prevent Countries From Establishing Retirement Programs For US Citizen Residents

Prologue – The Circumstances Of Your Birth Should Not Determine The Outcome Of Your Life … Kids stuck with $2000 bill each for KiwiSaver https://t.co/gLb5TlCv1z — John Richardson – Counsellor […]