Immigration Law

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Why 'Accidental Americans' Are Desperate to Give Up Their U.S. Citizenship
Posted on 23 Dec 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Vivienne Walt, TIME Magazine, Dec. 23, 2020 "Other than Eritrea, the U.S. is the only country in the world with citizenship tax rules , demanding that all Americans—including anyone born in the U.S.—submit yearly tax filings to the... Read More

Wealthy Americans Queue to Give Up U.S. Citizenship
Posted on 9 May 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Rich Americans renouncing U.S. citizenship rose sevenfold since UBS AG (UBSN) whistle-blower Bradley Birkenfeld triggered a crackdown on tax evasion four years ago. About 1,780 expatriates gave up their nationality at U.S. embassies last year... Read More

The One Percent Deports Itself
Posted on 9 May 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The number of people renouncing their U.S. citizenship is higher than ever . Now that new provisions in the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act have gone into effect, the feds are reining in tax dodgers living abroad. But many of these super... Read More

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