Well, this Legislation has been tried before and died. Just last year. However, hope springs eternal, and ACA, AARO and FAWCO are encouraging Congress to try again.
Now that Overseas American Week in DC is finished, it is time for some follow up action by us. With the issues of Americans abroad fresh in the minds of Congressman, and with a Residency Based Taxation (RBT) proposal on the table, now is the time to lend some support to Representative Carolyn Maloney’s latest bill.
H.R. 597 To establish a commission to study how Federal laws and policies affect United States citizens living in foreign countries.
There is an easy way, via Pop Vox, . Yu can vote it up or down and at the same time automatically send messages to each of your representatives at with whatever additional message you wish to convey. Hint (FATCA and the RBT)
You can also spread it around via Twitter or Facebook.
Psst… Pass it on!