Morey and Macarena stress the importance of having a quality financial professional on your side. Many tax preparers and accountants fail to notify clients of changes in due dates for tax forms, and they miss important deductions that can save you money! If you live offshore and are uncertain which tax forms you need to file, or when your taxes are due, call the professionals at Glazer Financial. Or, if you are looking for real estate in Belize, call Macarena Rose at Rainforest Realty.
[:50] Morey shares important resources for more information.
[2:06] Financial planning is very important to ensure expats meet tax filing deadlines.
[4:15] What to do if you are unprepared to file corporate taxes by March 15, 2017.
[6:02] C-Corps are extended for an additional month and personal returns remain due on April 15.
[7:42] U.S. citizens must pay income taxes on worldwide income, no matter where they live.
[9:15] Interest and penalties can be more than the tax due if citizens don’t meet tax deadlines.
[10:10] The FBAR or Form 114 and Form 8938 are required filings for expatriates.
[12:12] Offshore assets are not always tax-free for U.S. citizens.
[13:43] Hiding gold in your house is not the best way to secure your assets.
[14:35] What is the most overlooked tax deduction?
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