Tax headaches are pushing #Americansabroad to reconsider their citizenship http://t.co/PM73oJH1kY – Not about taxes and that's a #FATCA
— US Taxation Abroad (@TaxationAbroad) August 12, 2013
Finally a good article from the Wall Street Journal telling it like it really is. Some highlights:
That was then:
“When I became an immigration lawyer 30 years ago, people really were excited about going to America. Now, more than half of my clients are people thinking of other alternatives rather than people seeking to immigrate to America,” said Eugene Chow, the principal of Chow King & Associates.
This is now:
Mr. Chow says the new regulations have altered the entire premise of his business. “My mentor, who is in his early 80s, said to me, ‘You became an immigration lawyer to fulfill the American dream, and now you are helping people leave.