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Darlene Hart

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Darlene Hart is CEO & founder of US Tax & Financial Services (est. 1986), a global tax company with offices currently in London, Zurich, and Geneva.  She has over 30 years of tax, accounting, financial and retirement planning experience, working with international Big 4 firms in financial planning and initiating systems and policies.

Her expertise has drawn the attention of Fortune 500 companies and she is known and sought after for her dynamic presentations on tax and financial matters, including the growing global transparency of the tax industry, to other professionals, banks, investors, accountants and the general public. Today much of her efforts are devoted to helping private clients become compliant with their US taxes through various options including Voluntary Disclosure, and the surfacing of undeclared funds to the appropriate authorities; and to advising banks and financial institutions on the US government’s FATCA legislation, which directly affects their relationships with their US clients.

Darlene is currently working with a number of trust companies on FATCA compliance and advising, assisting and training on US GAAP and tax accounting, and with the preparation of US tax returns for foreign trusts, partnerships and corporations.

Darlene holds a BS in Accounting and a MS in Tax from the University of Houston.  She is an Enrolled Agent and member of the Association of International Accountants.

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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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US Tax & Financial Services Ltd
3 Harbour Exchange Square
London E14 9GE
United Kingdom

T: +44 20 7357 8220

F: +44 20 7357 8225

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Zurich
US Tax & Financial Services Sarl
Brandschenkestrasse 20
CH-8001 Zurich
Switzerland

T: +41 44 387 8070

F: +41 44 387 8079

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Geneva
US Tax & Financial Services Sarl
Blvd. Helvetique 36
CH 1207
Geneva
Switzerland

T: +41 22 700 2500

F: +41 22 700 2526

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Middle East, Asia and the Americas
US Tax & Financial Services GmbH
Löwenstrasse 28
PO Box 1367
CH-8021 Zurich
Switzerland

T: +41 44 387 8070

F: +41 44 387 8079

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Nordics
US Tax & Financial Services Ltd / MAJATTORNEY
Norra Skeppsbron 5B
SE 803 10, GAVLE
Sweden

T: +46 26 18 82 22

M: +46 70 61 88 016

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