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2012 Jan 26 – Hawkins

Lenore Hawkins
Americans renouncing citizenship over onerous tax code
Meritas Advisors (26 Jan 2012)


Hawkins lists specifics on the punitive nature of the current United States tax code with a link to video of her recent appearance on Fox network.

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26 January 2012 at 7:00 am

2011 Dec 21 – FATCA

FATCA implementation — upcoming challenges for 2012 and beyond
Accenture (21 Dec 2011)


Concerned with the technicalities of FATCA implementation, this article opens with an eight-point timeline stretching from 1 Jan 2013 to 30 June 2015.

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21 December 2011 at 6:00 am

2010 July 28 – Nestmann

Mark Nestmann
6 big expatriation myths
Sovereign Society (28 July 2010)


Nestmann’s six myths: (1) Expatriations are a small annual number (2) Exit tax on net worth is automatic (3) Subsequent presence in United States is restricted to 30 days a year (4) Expatriation entails subsequent exclusion from the United States (5) Expatriates cannot receive Social Security benefits (6) IRS targets expatriates for reprisal. Assertions made by this consultant need to be verified in independent separate sources.

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28 July 2010 at 6:00 am

2010 Apr 1 – Ten Facts

Ten facts about tax expatriation
Artio Partners (1 Apr 2010)


“An accounting and business advisory firm in Chicago” offers a summary of taxation aspects associated with loss of U.S. citizenship.

Written by usxcanada

1 April 2010 at 6:00 am