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Does marrying a Costarican change your U.S. tax obligations

by Randall Lindner for the Easy Times It has become common for US Persons to find love abroad. You’ll often hear of an American moving to Costa Rica and marrying a young Tico or Tica. A U.S. citizen or permanent resident needs to consider a few tax issues when marrying a non-American.  A U.S. Person […]

FBAR and American Expatriates

by ZM Ishmurzina for the Easy Times Filing a US expat tax return is a daunting task for many American expatriates. Although US citizens and green card holders are aware of foreign earned income exclusion, foreign housing exclusion and foreign tax credit, many American expats do not realize the importance of FBAR. FBAR is the Report […]

Costa Rica financial and account records according to 2013 tax law

by guest Blogger Attorney Roger Petersen In my first and second blog about the changes in Costa Rica Tax Law 2013, I explained about Law of Compliance of Standards of Fiscal Transparency and Law Strengthening the Tax Administration Procedures. In this 3rd and last blog on this matter, I will tell you about the powers […]

Costa Rica changes real estate tax procedures

by guest Blogger Attorney Roger Petersen In my first blog about Costa Rica Fiscal Transparency, I explained about Costa Rica’s legislation being on the verge of passing two new laws, which will bring about significant changes to the tax structure currently in effect. This second part will explain about the Law Strengthening the Tax Administration […]