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US Tax Preparation for Americans in Canada & Abroad

Are you in compliance or just aren't sure? Not sure if you are even a citizen legally? The U.S. taxes its citizens on their worldwide income even if they live outside the country and the penalties for not filing can be high. At American Expat Tax we are the experts on taxes for Americans living or working outside the country, with over 30 years of experience. 

Our process is simple and convenient…

  1. Click the “Contact Us” button above and fill out your information
  2. One of our Expat Specialists will contact you personally
  3. We will give you an overview of our service
  4. Review your situation to see if you need to file
  5. Give you free fee quote
  6. Prepare your tax return and other necessary forms
  7. You review and file

US Tax Preparation for Canadians

Are you a Canadian that lives, plays, or works in the United States? Are you a US person living in Canada? You may be required to file both Canadian and US income tax returns each year to report your earnings or get a refund of your withholdings.

The complexity of working with the regulations found in the Canadian Income Tax Act and the US Internal Revenue Code combined with the US–Canada tax Treaty can make it very difficult to know if you have completed your Form T1 General & Form 1040 or Form 1040NR correctly while taking advantage of every deduction, credit, and treaty provision available...

IRS Compliance Specialists

The IRS continues to ramp up its search for Americans who have not been staying current in their US tax filings. The fear of the penalties and complexity of the various compliance programs has kept many US citizens and green card holders from completing their delinquent returns.

Over the past few years offshore compliance has become an extremely important and complicated area of US taxation...

IRS Assistance

American Expat Tax Services can help if you are currently dealing with the IRS for a past tax return issue or the imposition of penalties for not filing or late filing of your US taxes. We can help even if we did not prepare the tax return.

Many times AET will be able to find and correct errors on previously filed returns prepared by inexperienced persons.  Often this will reduce or eliminate the taxes and penalties...

Canadian Tax Preparation

There are over a million Americans living in Canada, most of whom are required to file US income tax and information returns each year.

The complexity of the US Tax Code and offshore regulations within the Internal Revenue Code coupled with the high cost of penalties have made it almost impossible for the lay person to prepare their own tax documents with any level of confidence that they have covered all the bases...

Education for Expat Tax Professionals

American Expat Tax Services is an approved provider of continuing education for the IRS.

The complexity of the US Tax Code and offshore regulations within the Internal Revenue Code coupled with the high cost of penalties have made it almost impossible for the lay person to prepare their own tax documents with any level of confidence that they have covered all the bases. Failure to prepare certain forms and submit them in a timely fashion can result in penalties of $10,000 USD per form...

Tax Tools

Form 8621 Calculator Information Return by a Shareholder of a Passive Foreign Investment Company or Qualified Electing Fund (PFIC)

Maximize your tax season income by making the calculations for Form 8621 as easy as data entry.

Using the Form 8621 Calculator software makes you smile when a client walks into your office with foreign mutual funds! You will be able to provide a valuable service to your clients in a fast and efficient manner...