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International Tax Advisor

Why is an international tax advisor required? Every citizen of the United States needs to carefully file their taxes. It is in your best interest to prepare considerably beforehand when filing taxes in the U.S. By doing so, you will make the process of filing taxes easy for yourself. One way to prepare beforehand is [...]

When is FIRPTA Affidavit Required

When is FIRPTA affidavit required? This question often comes to an individual’s mind when they deal with real estate property. Those individuals who are new to investing in real estate property likely ask when is FIRPTA affidavit required. But before we take the plunge to explaining when is FIRPTA affidavit is required, you should understand [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|FIRPTA, Real Estate|0 Comments

Taxation of Nonresident Aliens in the United States

Individuals residing in the US are classified in a set of different categories for tax purposes. The top tax body of the United States, i.e. the’ Internal Revenue Service or IRS defines an alien is an individual who is not a U.S. citizen. All aliens are further classified into one of two categories that include [...]

How to Get FIRPTA Withholding Back

Florida, Michigan, Ohio, California and various other states in the US are dream investment opportunities for property buyers. Although these markets are very tempting for both native and foreign buyers, but in case you are new to the whole ordeal, you’ll learn that anywhere in the US, the talks and dealings of a property are [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|FIRPTA, TAX WITHHOLDING CERTIFICATE|0 Comments

Non-Resident Alien Tax

Many people want to know what a non-resident alien tax refers to. In simple terms, non-resident alien tax is the income tax that non-resident aliens have to pay on the income they’ve earned or otherwise realized from the United States. However, before further looking at non-resident alien tax, it’s important to understand a few things. [...]

How Can FIRPTA Withholding Certificate Save Me Money On Taxes

FIRPTA stands for The Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act. The Act states that the buyer of an interest in U.S. real estate property must withhold a certain percentage of the purchase price if the seller of the U.S. based property is a foreign national. If the buyer of the property does not withhold [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|FIRPTA, FOREIGN NATIONAL TAX|0 Comments

US Capital Gains Tax on Real Estate for Foreigners

As per American tax laws a foreigner is generally defined as any individual who is neither a U.S. citizen nor a national of the U.S. He or she may be a classified as either a non resident alien or a resident alien. while a non-resident alien is someone (does not apply to a US national or [...]

By | June 7th, 2017|CAPITAL GAINS TAX|0 Comments

FIRPTA Withholding

When a buyer thinks about purchasing a real estate property, they think about it twice because of the FIRPTA withholding policy. If the seller of the real estate property is a foreign person, the buyer may get confused about purchasing the property. This is because they would be liable to pay the taxes as per [...]

Non Resident Alien Tax Strategies In The USA

All resident and nonresident aliens must face a different set of rules when it comes to filing their taxes when compared to the actual citizens of the United States. There are many categories of filers who are not otherwise US citizens and therefore may not be liable to declare certain categories of income and revenue, [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|US NONRESIDENT TAX|0 Comments