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Glossary of Tax Terms

Definitions of tax terms, along with the myriad of form names and numbers, can be complex, seemingly contradictory and confusing.  We have compiled a database of terms that you might find useful and will continue to add to this list over time.  However, if you you don’t see what you are looking for here, please email or call us.

Did you Know?

  • Fact Seven

    Thanks to FATCA banks must disclose their American account holders to the IRS or local tax authority.
  • Fact Six

    The IRS is actively looking for non compliant US persons.
  • Fact Five

    It takes an average of 16 hours to do IRS Form 1040.
  • Fact Four

    There are over 500 IRS tax forms.
  • Fact Three

    Since 1916, illegal income has been taxable.
  • Fact Two

    US persons must file tax
    returns no matter where they live and work.
  • Text One

    7 million Americans abroad
    only 500,000 compliant

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