Lawyers, Laws & Taxes
While Sheeple Lose Their Minds The TPP Is Passed
Whenever you see US citizens losing their minds over something as silly as a flag, I've learned to look at what's being passed by Congress ...Read More
U.S. Taxpayer? Make Sure You File This Form by June 30
Back in 1970, Congress enacted a law that became known as the Bank Secrecy Act, or BSA.Read More
Expats, Pensions & Taxes — Oh My!
My client, whom I'll call "Mike," asked me about our clients' experience receiving Social Security payments after expatriation. When I ...Read More
Even if Congress Repeals the PATRIOT Act, You’ll Still Have Zero Electronic Privacy.
I got a good laugh earlier this month when a federal appeals court ruled that the National Security Agency (NSA) could no longer collect ...Read More
Don’t Panic! The Hitchhiker’s Guide To Offshore Freedom
I'm a die-hard science fiction fan, and one of my all-time favorites in this genre is Douglas Adams' superb The Hitchhiker's Guide to the ...Read More
Own Land Or A Home in Costa Rica? You MUST protect yourself or you risk losing your assets to the State when you die.
Will Central Banks Abolish Cash?
Cash has never been a popular asset with the totalitarian set. It's difficult, if not impossible, to trace. Cash makes it possible to do ...Read More
Costa Rica Tax Season – Time to file?
Fiscal year 2015 in Costa Rica ends on September 30th 2012, which means that we currently are in the fast lane to file all the tax returns ...Read More
All’s Fair In Love & War: The US Govt Hunts Americans Offshore
When I was growing up, my Grandma used to remind me from time to time that all's fair in love and war. Lately I'm continually reminded of ...Read More
Happy Tax Unfreedom Day
Today is "Tax Freedom Day," in the US, but that is already an oxymoron of terms as no such day can exist in reality because tax (extortion) ...Read More