International Trust Tax Director
Trusts, Estate/Gift, Expatriation, Individuals
Tas Meghani has 20 years of US/UK tax experience. Prior to joining USTAXFS, Tas worked with EY Frank Hirth in their Trust Tax Team. Tas has previously worked with USTAXFS in both the Swiss and London offices. Before that, she worked with Buzzacott and PWC in their US/UK private client tax teams.
Tas currently heads our global trust tax team and focuses on the US and international tax aspects associated with non-US trusts and their US beneficiaries; specifically planning to meet the complex US tax compliance and informational reporting associated with these trusts. Tas spends time working closely with trustees, family offices and wealth advisors on various US trust tax issues arising from US taxpayers having associations with non-US trusts and estates.
She has significant experience in assisting individuals looking to expatriate from the US and helping delinquent taxpayers get back into the IRS system under the IRS amnesty programmes.
Tas holds an LL.M in Taxation from University College London and is an IRS Enrolled Agent.
Did you Know?
Fact SevenThanks to FATCA banks must disclose their American account holders to the IRS or local tax authority.
Fact SixThe IRS is actively looking for non compliant US persons.
Fact FiveIt takes an average of 16 hours to do IRS Form 1040.
Fact FourThere are over 500 IRS tax forms.
Fact ThreeSince 1916, illegal income has been taxable.
Fact TwoUS persons must file tax returns no matter where they live and work.
Text One7 million Americans abroad
only 500,000 compliant