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April 15 is a most infamous day, because it's that day of the year on which Americans are required to officially give up a chunk of their hard-earned money to Uncle Sam, the gub’mint, or whatever one chooses to call it. For many on Main Street, and certainly for many…
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Much fuss was made yesterday when my colleague Nick Giambruno released a report outlining the incredible tax benefits to be had, by Americans no less (the only people in the world to be taxed back home even when we leave), in Puerto Rico. As you may have seen, that report…
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With only a week remaining before the deadline for filing taxes, those people whose work falls into the freelance category have an extra layer of difficulty in navigating their returns. "What can I deduct?" "What should I not?" "Why is my rate so flipping high?!" For long-time freelancers, navigating these…
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  ↵ "In the economic sphere an act, a habit, an institution, a law produces not only one effect, but a series of effects. Of these effects, the first alone is immediate; it appears simultaneously with its cause; it is seen. The other effects emerge only subsequently; they are not seen;…
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Business Development Companies (BDCs) are publicly traded private debt and equity funds. I know that description isn’t terribly sexy, but keep reading and you’ll find there’s a lot to be excited about. BDCs provide financing to firms too small to seek traditional bank financing or to do an IPO, but…
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The youngest of the baby boomers are now completing 50 laps around the sun. They are also very aware that the kind of pension plans their parents and grandparents enjoyed are not in their future. In the 1970s, the private sector started to unravel its pension plans and move to…
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Since the latter part of 2008, the yield on cash has been so low that sheltering it from taxes didn't seem to matter. But if—as we expect—high rates of price inflation are waiting in the not-too-distant future, then sheltering interest income will be very important. There may be lag time,…
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Death and taxes, the two things in this world one cannot avoid. And while equities investments rarely force one to deal with the former, the latter is a permanent presence that cannot be dismissed (or at least, it's HIGHLY advisable that it not be). However, the tax system being what…
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When I hear about strategies that purport to legally allow US citizens to avoid having to pay income taxes, the first thing that usually comes to mind is that it is some sort of dodgy cockamamie scheme. This is because the US government is no slouch when it comes to…
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What are some of the ways people tend to get into trouble with the IRS? One of the ways that might surprise you is little, or not so little,  sharing arrangements.  I’ve seen two service providers  agree to split fees, some expenses, didn’t file partnership returns, and just keep some…
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According to the Association of Americans Resident Overseas, there are approximately 6.32 million US citizens not including military personnel currently living outside the United States. In the last few years there has only been an average of around 189 American citizens who have denounced their citizenship and given up their…
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In lieu of the recent G-8 summit and the light that was put on the global profit of major global corporations such as Google, Apple, Amazon and Starbucks; the legislation and momentum to generate fair taxes and increased transparency has become the forefront of international financial politics.  Domestically, Americans have…
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