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22 Aug
You Could Be Living Tax Free as a consultant overseas

As A Consultant Overseas You Could Be Living Tax-Free

A friend is trying to figure out where to move overseas with his family. He’s a freelance consultant, so all he needs to be in business is an Internet connection. In other words, he could go almost anywhere, which is making it difficult for him to decide what to do. He started by narrowing his […]

15 Jan
Understanding How To Use A 1031 Like-Kind Exchange When Investing In Property Overseas

Understanding When You Can Use A 1031 Like-Kind Exchange When Investing In Property Overseas

At the Live and Invest in Belize Conference this week, several attendees asked about using a 1031 like-kind exchange to move capital overseas. Specifically, they wanted to sell investment property in the United States and use the proceeds to invest offshore. A 1031 like-kind exchange is an IRS mechanism that allows an investor to exchange […]

19 Jun
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How To Figure How Much Local Tax You’ll Owe As A Resident Of A Foreign Country

I write often about opportunities and strategies for the American abroad interested in mitigating his U.S. tax burden. However, if part of your global diversification plan has you relocating to a new country, you may have another tax burden to address, as well—that of the jurisdiction where you’re becoming a resident. This is the case, […]