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wiki:contents:us_tax:tax_reform [2018/05/03 15:36]
karen [Transition Tax]
wiki:contents:us_tax:tax_reform [2018/12/31 20:07]
karen [Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (2017)] link to category tcja on blog
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 NB - this discussion covers only the proposals that relate directly to the taxation of non-resident US citizens and green card holders. NB - this discussion covers only the proposals that relate directly to the taxation of non-resident US citizens and green card holders.
 +==== Tax Fairness for Americans Abroad Act ====
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 +[[https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/7358|HR7358]] was introduced by Rep. George Holding (R-NC) on 20 December 2018. See the [[http://fixthetaxtreaty.org/2018/12/21/tax-fairness-for-americans-abroad-act/|blog post]].
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 ==== Republicans Overseas ==== ==== Republicans Overseas ====
  
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 Bloomberg has prepared a table comparing the House and Senate versions of the bill ([[http://src.bna.com/t7h|pdf]]). Bloomberg has prepared a table comparing the House and Senate versions of the bill ([[http://src.bna.com/t7h|pdf]]).
  
-FIXME The final bill was passed by Congress on 20 December. The discussion below needs updating.+The final bill was passed by Congress on 20 December and signed into law on 22 December 2017
 ==== House Bill ==== ==== House Bill ====
  
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 ====== Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (2017) ====== ====== Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (2017) ======
-===== Transition Tax ===== 
-The 2017 tax reform bill added section 965 to the Internal Revenue Code. This section was written overly broadly, and affects the local corporations of US expats, not just the intended targets of Apple, Google and Microsoft. 
  
-Blog posts on the transition tax+For a discussion of the provisions that affect international businesses, including local corporations owned by nonresident US citizens, see the [[wiki:contents:us_tax:cfcs|wiki page on Controlled Foreign Corporations]]. 
-  * FIXME+ 
 +Other impacts of TCJA were discussed in [[http://fixthetaxtreaty.org/2018/12/19/tcja-and-us-expats/|this blog post]].
  
-IRS Guidance: +A complete list of blog posts on TCJA can be found [[http://fixthetaxtreaty.org/category/tcja/|here]].
-  * [[https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/irs-issues-guidance-on-transition-tax-on-foreign-earnings|IRS Issues Guidance on Transition Tax on Foreign Earnings]] 27 December 2017 +
-  * [[https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/irs-issues-guidance-on-changes-in-accounting-periods-related-to-the-transition-tax|IRS Issues Guidance on Changes in Accounting Periods Related to the Transition Tax]] 13 February 2018 +
-  * [[https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-drop/n-18-13.pdf]] FIXME +
-  * [[https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/questions-and-answers-about-reporting-related-to-section-965-on-2017-tax-returns|Questions and Answers about Reporting Related to Section 965 on 2017 Tax Returns]] 13 March 2018 +
-  * [[https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/irs-issues-additional-guidance-on-transition-tax-on-foreign-earnings-0|IRS Issues Additional Guidance on Transition Tax on Foreign Earnings]] 2 April 2018+
  
  
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