Mark Nestmann, Nestmann.com If you’re a US citizen and believe you have an unfettered right to leave your country – and come back – think again. Since the events of 9/11, your government has imposed draconian restrictions on international travel: Initiatives like the “Automated Targeting System” and “Secure Flight” require airlines to turn over passenger
Mark Nestmann, Nestmann.com Ever since President Obama signed the ill-conceived “Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act” (FATCA) into law in 2010, I’ve been warning about the death of the dollar. And I haven’t been alone. Other experts have cautioned about FATCA’s potential to literally shut down the global economy when it goes into full effect July
From Mark Nestmann, Nestman.com The United States is one of only two countries (the other is Eritrea, a military dictatorship) that taxes its citizens and long-term residents, no matter where they live. Even Americans who haven’t lived in the United States in decades must pay tax on their worldwide income as if you never left.
From Mark Nestmann, Nestman.com If you think your U.S. citizenship gives you the right to a U.S. passport, think again. The government has several ways to cancel or refuse to renew your passport. And now, Congress is poised to give it one more: if you owe money to the IRS. Hidden within the 2013 highway