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Why US Tax Laws Are Unfair to Expats

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On the first part of this week’s Goldstein on Gelt podcast, Doug meets Jim Jatras, a specialist in international relations and a former State Department official, who explains what FATCA is and why he thinks it’s one of the worst pieces of legislation for American citizens. Can FATCA achieve anything positive, or should it be repealed? Find out more by tuning into this week’s podcast.

About the Author: Douglas Goldstein, CFP®, is the director of Profile Investment Services, Ltd, a financial planning and investment services firm located in Jerusalem. He specializes in working with clients who live outside of the United States and want to maintain a U.S. brokerage account. Doug’s newest book, co-authored with Susan Polgar, about how using chess strategies to improve your finances, Rich As A King can be purchased at www.richasaking.com. He is a licensed financial professional both in the U.S. and Israel. Securities offered through Portfolio Resources Group, Inc., Member FINRA, SIPC, MSRB, FSI. Accounts held at Pershing LLC., Member NYSE/SIPC, a subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. Neither Profile nor PRG gives tax or legal advice. Before immigrating to Israel, it is advisable to consult with a tax attorney who is knowledgeable about Israeli law. Contact at doug@profile-financial.com


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