Tax, culture and how the USA uses #citizenshiptaxation to impose US culture (and penalties) on other countries

Civilizations and countries define themselves in part by their tax policies In 1993 Samuel Huntington wrote “The Clash Of Civilizations“. His basic thesis is captured in the following paragraph from Foreign Affairs Magazine. World politics is entering a new phase, and intellectuals have not hesitated to proliferate visions of what it will be-the end of […]

#Taxreform17 means that the USA should stop imposing U.S. taxation on the residents of other countries! @SpeakerRyan @RepKevinBrady @SenateJamLdr @OrrinHatch @Stevenmnuchin1

Some of you may be interested in the “short letter” that I sent by regular mail to the “powers to be” in Washington who are working on “Tax Reform”. A “Town Hall” interview with Speaker Ryan suggests that Tax Reform is going to happen. This is a very important video for those who are advocating […]

Why is the United States imposing full U.S. taxation on the Canadian incomes of Canadian citizens living in Canada?

This is post is “based on” (not identical to)  one of two submissions that I submitted in response to Senator Hatch’s request for submissions regarding tax reform. __________________________________________________________ Why is the United States imposing full U.S. taxation on the Canadian incomes of Canadian citizens living in Canada? The Internal Revenue Code mandates that ALL “individuals” […]

Impressions of the @RepMarkMeadows April 26/17 #FATCA Hearing in Washington, DC – Opportunity to make case to end “taxation-based citizenship”

FATCA Hearings in Washington, DC – April 26, 2017 April 26, 2017 – Washington, DC – REVIEWING THE UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES OF THE FOREIGN ACCOUNT TAX COMPLIANCE ACT https://t.co/VmeUIdJlqb — Citizenship Lawyer (@ExpatriationLaw) April 30, 2017 Beginnings – It all began in July 2016 The purpose of this post is NOT to describe the hearing in […]

Part 1: Cook v. Tait 1924 – The evolution of Citizenship, Taxation and “Citizenship Taxation”

Part 1: Cook v. Tait 19124: Evolution of U.S. taxation http://t.co/7ADXyjhgmR Does citizenship taxation make sense in a #FATCA world? — Citizenship Lawyer (@ExpatriationLaw) May 12, 2015   Part 1 – The Evolution of Taxation As goes taxation, so goes society As Charles Adams argued in his classic book, “For Good and Evil: The Impact […]