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2011 Aug 25 – Welch

 
Mary Agnes Welch
Americans renounce citizenship over taxes
Winnipeg Free Press (25 Aug 2011) B4


http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/americans-renounce–citizenship-over-taxes-128371098.html

Julie Veilleux of Lac du Bonnet MB may face at least $80,000 in fines. Born in Ohio, departing the United States after eight years, Veilleux has lived in Canada for almost forty years and became a Canadian citizen in 1995. Veilleux and her sister travelled to Calgary earlier in August to renounce US citizenship. “Veilleux fears the worst — being sued by the IRS, being stopped at the border or having a lien placed against her family’s modest bungalow.”
 

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Written by usxcanada

25 August 2011 at 6:00 am