What Americans Need To Know About US Expat Tax

Taxes are complicated enough to figure out when you’re living in the US; when you’re an expat living abroad, it can seem practically impossible to keep track of all the forms and rules and exceptions necessary to file US taxes properly. On top of that, the penalties for failing to…

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Common Misconceptions About US Expat Tax

The Truth About US Expat Tax There are a lot of misconceptions among Americans, living both at home and abroad, about US Expat Tax and what expats are required to file and declare. One of the most widely held misconceptions – and also one of the most dangerous – is…

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Weighing the Pros and Cons of Offshore Asset Protection

Protecting Your Assets Due to the turbulent world we live in, having an effective asset protection plan is, for many people, more important than ever. There are many ways to protect one’s assets from lawsuits, identity theft, and other threats to one’s finances. Contrary to popular belief, asset protection plans…

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Five R&D Credit Myths that are Costing You Money

The Federal R&D Credits can help manufacturing companies significantly reduce their tax bills. But studies show a large part of R&D credits remain unclaimed. According to 2010 R&D credit ( www.SwansonReed.com/R&D-Credit ) reports, around $9 billion were claimed in tax credits, around 4 billion could have been claimed but were not….

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The Importance of an International Tax Consultant

When you take your first venture into international business or financial arrangement—whether that means starting or investing in an international organization, purchasing property overseas, or conducting business in foreign currency—one of the first things that is likely on your mind is the tax implications. Dealing with taxes of any kind…

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How Can Offshore Asset Protection Protect Me?

No matter who you are or what you do, you work hard for the money that you earn. Whether you earned your money through hard labor, investing, or inheritance, you will certainly want to do everything in your power to keep your money in your possession, even when the unexpected…

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What To Do About The US Expat Tax

Tax season is tricky-especially if you are in any way international. It can be tough to navigate the maze to figure out who all you should be paying taxes to. And it’s a pretty important maze to figure out; the penalty can be high if you make a mistake. So…

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R and D Tax Credits Explained

R and D Tax Credits or Research and Experimentation Tax Credit is a general tax incentive provided to companies that spend on research and development in the United States. The R&D tax credit was proposed under the Internal Revenue Code section 41 of the Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981….

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Offshore Asset Protection Can Help

Asset Protection Offshore assets are threatened by many factors, including global and national economic crises, identity fraud, international taxation, lawsuits, etc. Fortunately, there are ways to protect one’s offshore assets in order to keep them safe and secure. One of the best ways, in fact, to find offshore asset protection…

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What is R&D tax credit?

Credit in general terms means that you will be able to get goods/services before you actually make the payment. This is done on the basis of trust. The similar logic applies to R&D tax credit as well. The R&D tax credit means that you are receiving a credit from the…

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R&D Tax Funding Strategy that Companies Can Undertake

Companies working on research and development help in the economic development of the country and help in wealth creation. But running a business under the R&D sector and sustaining it is a big challenge. Not only small and medium sized companies, but also large companies face a big challenge in…

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