|Immigration Reform efforts continue|
Anyone interested in becoming involved in the immigration reform campaign can contact Sean at CIRadvocate@ipcboston.org
Our thanks go out to all those who have responded and are participating in these advocacy efforts.
Immigration Hotline calls this week.
This week one of my calls was from Patrick in
. He went back to live there five years ago and now would like to sponsor his wife and return to the Ireland . When he goes to sponsor his wife, attorney Chris Lavery pointed out he will have to produce tax returns in connection with the Form I-864 Affidavit of Support. It was also pointed out that there are new family petition filing rules for those residing abroad and the information on this is on the US Embassy website USA : http://dublin.usembassy.gov Dublin
Citizens living abroad and taxes
If you are a
citizen or a resident alien who lives and works abroad, you may qualify to exclude all or part of your foreign earnings from your income. If you would like more information on who qualifies for the exclusion, refer to the IRS website at www.irs.gov United States