Springfield, KY asked in Tax Law for Kentucky

Q: I have a job offer in India. My family will stay in US. Would I have to pay tax to US? If so, how would I pay for it.

I was asked by the company in India how to process the part of tax that I'm responsible to pay for US. I have no idea what type of tax I would be responsible to pay and I have no idea how I would pay from overseas. Please kindly advise me of those questions. Thank you.

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Matthew M Montoya
Matthew M Montoya
  • Tax Law Lawyer
  • Lone Tree, CO

A: US citizens living abroad still have to comply with US tax obligations. I have provided links to the IRS website, which should answer many of your questions.


Filing requirements for US citizens abroad:


If it's too much or too confusing, look for an experienced tax professional in your area that is willing to explain it to you and, if you wish, help you with filing your required documents.

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