Tag: Tax

US expat guide to the 2021 UK tax year end

US expat guide to the 2021 UK tax year end

As one deadline passes, another approaches at least that is the case for American citizens living in the UK. Just as you exhale after the US deadline, it’s time to begin considering end of tax year planning for your UK tax affairs before 5th April. We’ve put together a non-exhaustive […]

Owning a property in the UK as a US person

Owning a property in the UK as a US person

Selling a property in the UK In the UK, individuals benefit from Principal Private Residence (PPR) relief. This allows individuals to sell their main home and pay no capital gains tax, assuming a few conditions on occupation are met. Unfortunately, the Americans amongst us have another set of rules to […]

Investor Visas for Americans

Investor Visas for Americans

Embarking on a life lived outside of your home country is an enormous undertaking. From applying for visas to moving and settling in, there are many things to be considered. As an American, moving abroad gives rise to a unique set of challenges by having to file a US tax […]

The US Culture of Giving

The US Culture of Giving

Philanthropy is a well-known part of US culture. For US citizens living abroad, charitable giving has a number of pitfalls that require careful consideration and planning. For many Americans, charitable giving forms part of their way of life. Whether it is through regular donations to their alma mater or funding […]