Surprises about living and investing overseas

In Episode 20 of our podcast, "Parental Advisory", we talk about some of the biggest misconceptions US taxpayers have about living and investing offshore, including the following:


  • The myth that some sort of magic wand can make all of your income non-taxable by moving it overseas.
  • However, some of your foreign-earned income can be excluded.
  • How the dreaded Subpart F gives little room to defer income while taxing capital gains at higher ordinary rates.
  • And yet, a foreign commodity hedging account can defer gains indefinitely.


Curious to learn more about how the universal taxation of the IRS works (along with some truly gripping history)? Watch now: