Blog For Us

Let's Talk About: US Tax

Archive for November, 2016

US Expatriates — No Social Security In Sight. What Should You Do?

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Monday, November 28, 2016

Recently, I have heard from several American employees of a foreign (non-US) international airline.  Apparently, for a significant number of years, the airline had been withholding from the wages of… Read more…

Setting the Clock Back? Retroactive Tax Legislation

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Tuesday, November 22, 2016

The question has often been asked whether Congress can enact retroactive tax legislation, in effect “setting back the clock” and making a law effective as if it had been enacted… Read more…

Renewing Your ITIN? Here’s Where to Get Help – IRS Tax Tip 2016-2

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Thursday, November 17, 2016

I subscribe to IRS updates. IRS sent this newly issued tax tip to me just today. I could not find it online yet, so have reproduced it in its entirety… Read more…

The Trump Presidency and Taxes

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Michael C. Gray, CPA wrote an excellent newsletter piece about the Trump presidency, the state of the (dis)union and what may happen in the tax world under President-elect Donald Trump.  From… Read more…

IRS Foreign-Related Inflation Adjustments for 2017

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Thursday, November 10, 2016

On October 25th, the IRS issued Revenue Procedure 2016-55 containing the annual inflation adjustments for 2017 for more than 50 tax law provisions. It also issued the 2017 tax rate… Read more…

Foreign Corporations Spared in IRS Final “Debt” / “Equity” Regulations

By Virginia La Torre Jeker J.D., - Friday, November 4, 2016

Code Section 385 deals with the classification of certain interests in corporations as either “debt” or “equity” interests. The Code Section was originally enacted over 40 years ago, and later amended… Read more…

About this blog

An up-to-date look at US tax laws for American Expats, foreign investors into the US market or other foreign persons having any US connections. More Info

Blog For Us

Browse by date

November 2016
« Oct   Dec »