At an NDP event last night I met a fellow whose son has written this.
Do not take this as an endorsement as much as potentially useful info for those who wish to “not remain hidden.”
American citizens abroad have always had an obligation to file U.S. income tax returns. In recent years the IRS has stepped up enforcement of this obligation against U.S. citizens who live in Canada. For the first time, many American citizens in Canada who have little or no connection with the U.S., other than their citizenship, have become aware of their U.S. tax responsibilities. Filing dual tax returns can appear daunting, but need not be difficult. Most people’s tax situations are not complicated. But instead of completing their returns themselves, they pay financial professionals hundreds of dollars.
This book provides an alternative solution. This plain language guidebook helps American citizens in Canada complete and file their U.S. tax returns.