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Tyler Cofield elected to represent Democrats Abroad at the 2020 Democratic “Convention Across America”

View this post on Instagram @tyshamar is another one of our At-Large Sanders delegates for the @thedemocrats National Convention in #milwaukee #wisconsin ! While technically a member of @demsabroadgermany , Tyler current resides in Warsaw, Poland. He and others have been working on mobilizing and registering Americans to vote as well as starting an official […]

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Adrianne George elected to represent Democrats Abroad at the 2020 Democratic Convention

10 August 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Adrianne George elected to represent Democrats Abroad at the 2020 Democratic “Convention Across America”  Sweden: Adrianne George was elected to become a member of the Democrats Abroad delegation in her role as a 2016-2020 Democratic National Committee (DNC) Member at the 2020 Democratic National Convention, where she will take […]

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British Vogue Activism Issue

Marcus Rashford & Black Women in Europe® Power Lister Adwoa Aboah Lead An Inspiring Army Of Activists On Vogue’s September Cover Source: British Vogue This month, all international Vogues, of which there are currently an impressive 26, are uniting to dedicate their September covers (and more, but I’ll get to that shortly) to one shared theme: hope. I […]

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Tips for expats to cash checks while abroad

Source: Taxes for Expats Ines Zemelman, EA If you are able to use direct deposit, more power to you and this article is not for you. If you are in the US, cashing checks is easy, but if you are residing abroad, it may prove difficult in some cases. While we are not a financial institution, we […]

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The Mamas are representing Sweden in Eurovision

Are there any sisters representing your country? Let me know!

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Vénus Noire: Reading list/Gift idea

Black Women and Colonial Fantasies in Nineteenth-Century France (Race in the Atlantic World, 1700–1900 Ser.) Even though there were relatively few people of color in postrevolutionary France, images of and discussions about black women, in particular, appeared repeatedly in a variety of French cultural sectors and social milieus. In Vénus Noire, Robin Mitchell shows how […]

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Source: Taxes for Expats Ines Zemelman, EA If you are able to use direct deposit, more power to you and this article is not for you. If you are in the US, cashing checks is easy, but if you are residing abroad, it may prove difficult in some cases. While we are not a financial institution, we […]

Note: We (BlackExpat.com) recommend Taxes for Expats because of their transparent flat fee service, years of experience and excellent customer reviews. Source: TFX Why Americans Abroad Should File U.S. Tax Return 1. First and foremost, it’s the law – If you are a U.S. citizen or resident alien, you must report income from all sources […]

Expat voter and your State The Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act allows US citizens overseas to vote in the state where they last resided prior to departing the US.  Find out more and how that may impact on your US taxes.

Source: irs.gov U.S. Citizens and Resident Aliens Abroad If you are a U.S. citizen or resident alien, the rules for filing income, estate, and gift tax returns and paying estimated tax are generally the same whether you are in the United States or abroad. Your worldwide income is subject to U.S. income tax, regardless of […]

Dear Member of Democrats Abroad, We know that many of you have expressed considerable concern about two relatively recent developments regarding US taxation issues for Americans living abroad, developments that go beyond the requirement to file annually the IRS tax return (1040 and associated forms): the Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR) and the Foreign Account Tax Compliance […]

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