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Archive for January 2014

2014 Jan 27 – Cain

 
Patrick Cain
Canadian data doesn’t support stereotype of the wealthy U.S. expat
Global News (27 Jan 2014)

http://globalnews.ca/news/1109404/the-stereotype-of-the-wealthy-u-s-expatriate/

Four graphs and maps based on 2006 Canadian census data show little correlation between declared US citizenship and median family income.
 

Written by usxcanada

27 January 2014 at 6:00 am

Posted in Canada, Uncategorized

2014 Jan 17 – Turkovich

 
William S. Turkovich
IRS: No FTC for 3.8 percent NIIT
HodgsonRuss (17 Jan 2014)

http://www.hodgsonruss.com/Home/News_Seminars/Articles_and_Alerts/IRS-FTC-NIIT

The 3.8 percent net investment income tax for Obamacare cannot be offset by foreign tax credits. For persons with higher incomes, this will mean mismatch, with no offset for Canadian taxes paid. (Originally published in Canadian Tax Highlights, Volume 22, Number 1, January 2014)
 

Written by usxcanada

17 January 2014 at 6:00 am

Posted in Uncategorized

2014 Jan 13 – Hildebrandt

 
Amber Hildebrandt
FATCA facts: What Canadians need to know about new U.S. tax law
CBC News (13 Jan 2014)

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/fatca-facts-what-canadians-need-to-know-about-new-u-s-tax-law-1.2493882

“A rundown on what the law is and what it means for Canadians.”
 

Written by usxcanada

13 January 2014 at 9:00 am

Posted in Canada, Uncategorized

2014 Jan 13 – New

 
New U.S. tax law [segment: 14:46 to 18:38]
CBC News: Toronto (13 Jan 2014)

http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/Canada/Toronto/ID/2429904841/

Video segment includes comment from unidentified U.S. person with children, Marion Wrobel for Canadian Bankers Association (“Saying no to FATCA is like saying no to winter”), and Carol Tapanila.
 

Written by usxcanada

13 January 2014 at 8:00 am

Posted in Canada, Uncategorized, Video

2014 Jan 13 – U.S. FATCA

 
U.S. tax law called ridiculous
CBC News (13 Jan 2014)

http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/Canada/ID/2429871653/

In a 6:40 video segment, tax expert Allison Christians outlines the tax liabilities of US persons resident in Canada, and the impacts of FATCA implementation.
 

Written by usxcanada

13 January 2014 at 7:00 am

Posted in Canada, Uncategorized, Video

2014 Jan 13 – U.S. Tax

 
U.S. tax law called ridiculous
CBC News (13 Jan 2014)

http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/Canada/ID/2429871653/

In a 6:40 video segment, tax expert Allison Christians outlines the tax liabilities of US persons resident in Canada, and the impacts of FATCA implementation.
 

Written by usxcanada

13 January 2014 at 6:00 am

Posted in Canada, Uncategorized, Video

2014 Jan 10 – Cain

 
Patrick Cain
More than 3,100 Americans renounced citizenship last year: FBI
Global News (10 Jan 2014)

http://globalnews.ca/news/1072303/over-3100-americans-renounced-citizenship-last-year-fbi/

FBI figures for 2013 renunciations leads into further reporting on the phenomenon of increased renunciation of US citizenship.
 

Written by usxcanada

10 January 2014 at 6:00 am