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  1. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    With plans to reside long-term in Mexico, looking for opinions if there's any benefits or practical negatives to making the move with dual US/Mexican citizenship? I'm eligible by having a parent who is a Mexican national and would eventually be able to have my wife naturalize. We both are US...
  2. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello, I am a US citizen and Australian PR in the process of applying for Australian citizenship. From what I can tell, all the downsides to dual citizenship come from US taxation issues, but I already incur those issues as a PR in Australia. Can you all think of any downsides to becoming an...
  3. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hola! So I have decided to move to Spain (Barcelona to be exact). I could not be more excited! However, I would like to make sure I have everything in check before I leave. I feel like my circumstance is a bit different than usual. I have dual citizenship in both the US and in Spain, but have...
  4. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    I'll lead with that I'm a dual citizen. I'm proposing a flexible workplace arrangement with my large, international company. I live in Connecticut right now, but hoping to move to France to be closer to my family. I realize that my tax situation will change if I'm a French resident. However...
  5. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi. I'm a dual citizen, French-USA. I let my French passport expire a long time ago, like over ten years. I have, since then, just relied on my USA passport. Now, I want to renew my French passport. I am finding the French embassy's website very hard to understand and navigate. Does anyone here...
  6. Italy Expat Forum for Expats Living in Italy
    I am an Italian-American and hold dual nationality with Italy. I am going to Italy in November and will be spending most of my time in Florence. I'm on a fact finding mission to see if it's realistic for me to live there. my preference would be to live elsewhere, but other than Milan it seems to...
  7. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all! I am currently a dual citizen (Russia by birth, USA by naturalization in 2009) and am marrying a British man in a few weeks. I will then be applying for the "join family living in the uk" visa (aka Spousal Visa) with my US passport, from NY (where I have lived since 1996). Do I have...
  8. Expat Tax
    Hi, I recently discovered as an American dual citizen living abroad I am to file taxes to the IRS and am seeking to become compliant. I have done a lot of research but have some questions if anyone would be willing to help me. About me: - Born in US, lived in UK 23 years (have US and Irish...
  9. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello! I have just gone through the Naturalization process and am now a dual citizen! I have my certificate and was going to apply for my UK passport but didn't realize that I would need to post my US passport as well. I'm travelling to the US (family visit) in a week and will be returning...
  10. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi Everyone, I'm a first time poster. My mother is from the USA, My father is 100% Canadian. I was born in Canada and never lived or worked a day of my life in the United States. I do however have dual citizenship. I got an American Passport about 20 years ago when I was around 16 years of...
  11. Germany Expat Forum for Expats Living in Germany
    Hi, I was born in Germany (family is German), but moved to the States as a young child. Went to university here (studied marketing and economics). I recently received my German/EU Passport (twenty something years later). I have worked a couple years here but would like to live abroad in Europe...
  12. Expat Tax
    Hi Hope someone could help. I am an (unfortunately) an accidental American, who never lived or worked in the US. Got my US citizenship by birth because my parents spent a few years in the US studying. I am also a Malaysian citizen, left the US when I was a year old. I have no SSN. Recently, I...
  13. Expat Tax
    Hi everyone, My situation is a little complicated. I've been living in Turkey since 2010 and I'm originally from Turkey but I'm a dual citizen (Turkey-US) so I have to file taxes. I'll file 2555-EZ and 1040. In 2012 I worked for 6 months. If you make more than 400$ in a year you have to report...
  14. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    I am a U.S. citizen, living in the U.S. with my wife who is a dual citizen (Canada and the U.S.). I am interviewing for a job in Canada with a U.S. based company. The job must be based in the Toronto area. We both are willing to move to the Toronto area, in fact, I am very excited about the...
  15. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    I'm a US and Canadian dual citizen residing in Canada. I've lived and worked here for the past 15 years. Now I have the opportunity to take a contract in the US, working remotely. SO I could continue to live here, in the US or in a tropical island presumably. Contract computer work is...
  16. Japan Expat Forum for Expats Living in Japan
    I just started working with a US company which allows me to work remotely. I have dual US & Japanese citizenship and have been living in Japan for past 16 years, working there for past 14 years. With this new job I may move to the US for part of the year. I'm wondering which country would be...
  17. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi everyone, I'm looking for advice and help. I am in the UK military and am being posted to the states for 3 years. It has thrown up a few issues. Both my parents are British and I was born in the states whilst my father was working out there. We all moved back to the UK when I...
  18. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    We lived in BC for 5 years, having moved from Calif. At the end of three years we obtained dual citizenship. As the 5 years was coming around I was informed by a CDN Chartered Accountant that we would be liable for a departure tax (based on our world wide assets) from Canada requiring the...
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