January 9, 2018
House Holds Hearing, Senate Introduces Bill to Regulate Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies

House Holds Hearing, Senate Introduces Bill to Regulate Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies

2017 was a transformative year for cryptocurrency – or at least, set the stage for 2018 to be. The year began on shaky footing for Bitcoin […]
January 9, 2018
Have a Foreign Bank Account? You May Be Required to File an FBAR

Have a Foreign Bank Account? You May Be Required to File an FBAR

It’s common knowledge that the majority of U.S. citizens – around 240 million of them, according to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) – are required to […]
December 30, 2017
Let the Paradise Papers Be a Reminder to Taxpayers: File an FBAR if You Have Foreign Income

Let the Paradise Papers Be a Reminder to Taxpayers: File an FBAR if You Have Foreign Income

If you follow the news even casually, you have doubtlessly read about the Paradise Papers, a recent leak of roughly 13.4 million financial documents exposing the […]
December 28, 2017
With Tax Reform Underway, is it Time to Repeal FATCA?

With Tax Reform Underway, is it Time to Repeal FATCA?

If you enjoy following politics, you are already aware of the major tax reform initiatives underway in Congress. The House and Senate, having recently passed different […]
December 27, 2017
Manafort Accused of Hiding Offshore Accounts in 3 Countries Known as Tax Havens

Manafort Accused of Hiding Offshore Accounts in 3 Countries Known as Tax Havens

Appearing in court with co-defendant and fellow political consultant Richard “Rick” Gates, former Trump campaign manager and veteran political operative Paul Manafort was charged in October […]
December 15, 2017
Manafort’s Tax Fraud Charges Should Warn Taxpayers to File an FBAR – Before it’s Too Late

Manafort’s Tax Fraud Charges Should Warn Taxpayers to File an FBAR – Before it’s Too Late

Paul Manafort, 68, is a veteran political consultant best known for his role managing Donald Trump’s presidential campaign from June through August of 2016. In October […]