As I write this post, my mind goes back to one of my very first posts about U.S. compliance issues. This post was called “What you should consider before contacting a lawyer.” Since that time I have written hundreds of post describing the problems faced by Americans abroad.
In this first post of this series, I explained the importance of the Canada U.S. tax treaty and how it provides “some protection” to Canadian citizens from U.S. tax debts.
In the second post, I explained some of the characteristics of the OVDP program and how Mr. Dewees got caught in it.
In this post, I am suggesting some possible lessons that can be learned from the story of Donald Dewees. Read more