US Tax: Are you familiar with the new W-4 form?

US Tax: Are you familiar with the new W-4 form?

At the beginning of the 2020 year, the IRS debuted a revised version of the W-4 form, with the intent of determining an employee’s federal tax withholding with greater accuracy.  Tips for Completing the New Form All new employees, as well as existing employees...

Coronavirus and US Taxes: What US Expats need to know.

Coronavirus and US Taxes: What US Expats need to know.

The US government has made several announcements recently regarding measures to help Americans suffering financially in this uncertain time of depressed economic activity. These announcements affect Americans living overseas as well as those living in the states....

US Tax: Stock Compensation Plans

US Tax: Stock Compensation Plans

If you are one of the rising number of employees receiving some form of stock compensation through your job, you know how confusing it can be to understand how each type works and the varying tax considerations you need to be aware of.  Here’s a quick description of...

Protect Yourself from US Tax Scams

Protect Yourself from US Tax Scams

There are many tax scams out there with the purpose of stealing your identity, stealing your money, or filing fraudulent tax returns using your private information. Tax scammers work year-round, not just during tax season and target virtually everyone. Stay alert to...

US Expat Tax deadlines 2020

US Expat Tax deadlines 2020

The 3 most important tax dates for US expats in 2020 are the same as in 2019. This means that expats that owe any US tax for 2019 must pay by April 15th 2020. All expats receive an automatic extension until June 15th to file their federal return. Expats who need more...