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Should I have declared my stocks as foreign income in my US Tax Returns?

Disclaimer: I have never had to deal with US Taxes. For me, listening to such stories and general reading about this topic is like watching a vampire horror movie on television - knowing that they ...
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Does working in Saudi Arabia with German nationality require paying taxes to Germany?

In almost every country (exception USA) it is residents paying income tax. Living in Saudi Arabia you are not a German tax resident and don’t pay income tax in Germany. Only thing is that Germany ...
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Am I taxable in Germany even I did not live there?

It seems correct. The money is Germany-sourced income since it is work income (bonus) from work performed in Germany (even though the money was received in a different year than when the work was ...
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Tax treaty benefits: when was my "date of arrival"?

Usually you would find the detailed explanation in the "Technical Explanation" or another similarly named document coming with the treaty. Unfortunately, the IRS site doesn't list such a document for ...
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Should I have declared my stocks as foreign income in my US Tax Returns?

Mark Johnson's answer is essentially correct. The income you're speaking of is not likely to be interest income, but the same principle applies: you can file an amended return. To answer the ...
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Paying taxes after AOS?

To answer my own question. I spoke with the tax professional at my workplace and the information is the following: I don't pay any taxes retroactive. I begin paying taxes as soon as my status has ...
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Tax treaty with France and two J1 visa

What decision are you referring to? Did the IRS notify you of your resident alien status? In 2014 it seems like based on the amount of time you spent in the US, you were already a nonresident alien ...
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Tax treaty exemption for scholarship as a researcher: can I choose the tax treaty article?

No, both articles do not apply. Scholarship is not salary, so only 20(3) applies. The treaty doesn't seem to provide an "opt-out" option, so no - you cannot choose to not apply the treaty in the ...
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India and US tax agreement?

By the person being "in the US", I will assume you mean they are considered a resident (US citizen or resident alien) for US tax purposes. In that case, their India-sourced income will be ...
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Married filing jointly in the US: TN visa holder (resident alien) marrying an F1 student (non-resident alien)

Will we be able to file jointly this year (as a resident alien married to a nonresident alien)? Yes, if you use the "Nonresident Spouse Treated as Resident" election. See this IRS page and ...
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Non EU citizen working for Austrian company in Austria and has main residence in Germany

Well, my situation is a bit different from others and would like to know how I could keep my job. I have a Rot-Weiss Rot plus visa from Austria and I am moving to Germany soon (my husband is EU ...
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Taxes on salary from income in Germany and the UK

You will have to fill out your tax forms for jan 1st to dec 31st 2021 in Germany. You have to tell them any income that would be taxable if you made the money in Germany and can make any deductions ...
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Remotely working for US company while on vacation in France

Do I need a special visa to go to France for a 1 month vacation? It depends on your citizenship. Working for a US company or being a US resident is irrelevant. If you are a US citizen, you do not ...
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Non-resident UK citizen unclear about residency and income tax

The answer was rather complicated and required the expertise of an accountant specializing in expat tax. I would advise everyone in my position to do the same. These are the answers: Kind of... based ...
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Tax on US income for work days spent in India

Yes. According to Indian tax laws you are required to pay taxes on salary you earned while working in India. However you can claim a tax credit on the amount when you file your USA taxes. This assumes ...
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Expat moving out of the US filing tax return

A person living outside the US files US federal tax returns by mail to an address in Austin TX, as detailed in this US government IRS page. (If you're still in the US in April 2019 when your 2018 tax ...
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Avoiding double taxation during transfer of funds from India to US

Money received as a gift might not be income, under the IRS rules. In general, income is money received for work or through investments. The IRS is very clear: income from abroad is taxable, for both ...
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What are the logistics and taxation ramifications of working remotely for a US company while living in Norway?

I'm not an expert on this subject, but from what I understand there are generally two ways to do this. Have the company establish a subsidiary company in the foreign country and make your husband an ...
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Tax treaty USA-Italy: scholar/teacher (art. 20) tax exemptions and implications

Well, I know someone in exactly the same situation who is wondering exactly the same thing. As far as I understand -- I am not a certified tax expert, and this is not a consultation. According to ...
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W8-BEN / W9 mandatory for J2 (J1-dependent)? If so, how to get an ITIN?

As it turns out, my wife could get an ITIN only if she was going to be claimed as an exemption for my taxes. The IRS doesn't seem to deliver ITIN for any other reason, so we waited for my "treaty ...
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