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Archive for February, 2014

PFICs – A Fairytale Definition; Lives Happily Ever After

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Monday, February 24, 2014

What is a PFIC? A PFIC is a so-called “Passive Foreign Investment Company” which is defined to include any foreign (non-US) corporation if 75% or more of its gross income for… Read more…

Help, I Want to Expatriate, But They Won’t Let Me….Part II

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Monday, February 17, 2014

This is a two-part blog post with Part I available here. Renouncing US Citizenship if the Individual is a Minor “Jus soli” (the law of the soil) is a rule… Read more…

Help! I Want to Expatriate, but They Won’t Let Me…..Part I

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Monday, February 10, 2014

Lately, renouncing US citizenship has become more and more fashionable with the full implementation of the “Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (also known as “FATCA”), looming on the horizon. If… Read more…

Net Investment Income Tax: 3.8% NIIT, Nit-Picky Nuances for Americans Overseas or With Offshore Investments

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Monday, February 3, 2014

If you meet the requirements, your 2013 tax return will reflect the new 3.8% Medicare surcharge imposed on high wage earners. This tax is more commonly called the “Net Investment… Read more…

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