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2013 May 16 – Mueller

 
Robert S. Mueller
Statement before the Senate Appropriations Committee
(16 May 2013)

http://www.fbi.gov/news/testimony/fbi-budget-request-for-fiscal-year-2014

FBI Director Mueller requests “524 positions and $100 million to increase the ability to process mandated background checks for firearm purchases.” [The associated NICS (National Instant Criminal Background Check System) operation processes information on those who renounce U.S. citizenship.]
 

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Written by usxcanada

16 May 2013 at 6:00 am

2013 May 9 – Wood

 
Robert W. Wood
Trending now: giving up U.S. citizenship
Forbes (9 May 2013)

http://www.forbes.com/sites/robertwood/2013/05/09/trending-now-giving-up-u-s-citizenship/

Record US citizenship renunciation figures for first quarter of 2013 suggest “year of the expat.” One paragraph summarizes potential exit tax costs of expatriation.
 

Written by usxcanada

9 May 2013 at 6:00 am