Expat Taxation

Here’s All You Need To Know About Form 1099-MISC and Form 1099-K!

Self-employment is awesome. Being your own boss, setting your own work pace and time, and best of all, claiming business expense deductions! [...]

Brace Yourselves Because FATCA Is Here To Stay

On March 18, 2010, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) came into being with the sanction of the then US President, Barack Obama. FATCA rules [...]

Tax-Filing Tips & Tricks that Visa Holders Must Know

Are you in the US on a visa? If yes, you might have to join the bands of US tax filers, even though you’re not an American citizen. However, this only [...]

Tax Planning and Filing for Uber/Lyft Drivers

The gig economy is gaining traction, and many people are working for rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft. If you’re one of them, allow us to guide you [...]

Tax Filing 101: Your Go-to Guide for Less Painful Filing

Whether you’re a tax-filing pro or a novice, the task comes with unique challenges for everyone. Since the Tax Code is immensely complex (it’s 10 [...]

6 Questions to Ask Before Filing Your Own Taxes

Are you venturing out into the tumultuous terrains of tax-filing? As April inches closer, you are probably feeling everything between uncertainty and rage. [...]

How to qualify for child tax credit in the US?

Note: This article is valid for your taxes for 2017, i.e., filed under the April 2018 deadline. You can file tax online yourself or have your CPA do it for [...]

Expats Lobby For Tax on Residence, Not Worldwide Income

U.S. citizens and permanent residents pay tax to the IRS on their worldwide income. Of late, that rule has gotten many into hot water.  American expats [...]

Thumbnail Tax Guidance For U.S. Taxpayers Abroad

What should you do if you are a dual citizen of the U.S. and another country, living abroad and not compliant with U.S. taxes? There's no easy answer, and [...]

US Expats or Expatriates

Relief! No more 'how to file US taxes from India' anxiety ...In this stage of Your Financial Life, Mytaxfiler can help you... US India tax laws are [...]