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Reporting Foreign Earned Income to the States

State taxation of foreign earned income 

 
 

State Taxation of Foreign Income 

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state requirements for reporting foreign income

When you first move abroad, you are most likely moving from some state in the U.S. that considers you a resident to your overseas location. If you lived in a state that assesses income taxes you will need to know if you have an obligation to continue to file returns.  Each state has its own peculiar set of rules to determine this, while most consider domicile (being a resident at that place and intend to remain there for an indefinite period of time) and residence (you can have a residence in more than one place, and you can be resident in a place without being domiciled there). 

The question you will have is to whether you must continue to pay income tax to that state. 

The answer depends on several factors to consider...

Contact me (Nick) and tell me about your situation and I will get your taxes squared away. 

 
 
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Search: Country: Germany Zip: 65812 Last Name: Hartney  


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Available for all taxpayers in every state and all Expatriates living abroad. 

CONTACT NICHOLAS HARTNEY, EA

nick@genesistaxconsultants.com
 

 

Areas of Practice


expat tax preparation 

Foreign earned income and housing exclusions for both federal and state income tax returns. Foreign bank account reporting (FBARs), Statement of Specified Foreign Financial Assets, Tax Treaties, Application for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number,etc.


business tax debt representation 

We will file a power of attorney with the IRS and State Taxing Authority to negotiate a hold on all enforcement action such as bank and account receivable levies while we work on an appropriate resolution including Installment Agreements, Company Restructuring, Penalty Abatements, Offer in Compromises, and Currently Not Collectible Status.  We will also advise you if bankruptcy is an option. 


irs and state tax debt representation 

We will file a power of attorney with the IRS and State Taxing Authorities to negotiate an appropriate resolution for back tax debt including Installment Agreements, Penalty Abatements, Offer in Compromises, Innocent Spouse Requests, and Currently Not Collectible Status.  We will also advise you if bankruptcy is a option. 
 


new business entity formation 

We will educate you of the pros and cons of organizing an Limited Liability Company versus a Corporation, S-Corp., Limited Partnership, etc. and assist in the formation of the entity of your choosing.   


previous years tax returns

We will prepare your previous years tax returns to bring you back into compliance with the IRS and State. 


business tax return preparation 

Whether you have a sole proprietorship with a Schedule C or a 1120 Corporate return we will prepare any business return.  

 
 

 
 
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
— Albert Einstein, physicist
 
 

 
 
 

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