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Don’t forget to pay your US taxes if you’re living abroad!

Today is April 15th aka US tax day. And don’t forget about it if you’re an American living in Spain! US Taxes Uncle Sam The US is a great country, and I’m proud to be a US citizen. But I have to admit that it’s a bit annoying that the US requires any and every US citizen to file annual taxes, regardless of whether you live in the US. (By the way, you’re automatically given a two month extension if you live abroad). If your foreign income exceeds the designated amount for the tax year (this year it’s around $99k) you have to pay taxes. Continue reading