Contact Now

Get your CONFIDENTIAL consultation

Our experienced tax law team can help.

Name


Email


Phone

Comments/Questions



Experienced Tax Attorneys


Call Us Confidentially Now: 202-349-4033


Call us confidentially now:
202-349-4033


Confidential & Experienced Tax Lawyers

Get Help Now: 202-349-4033

News & Events

Archive by Year:2019

Foreign Bank Accounts: Penalties for Tax Reporting Violations

Offshore Account Update

Posted in on May 6, 2019

U.S. taxpayers with foreign bank accounts must be aware of IRS reporting requirements for these “offshore” accounts. For offshore bank accounts or other foreign financial accounts, the taxpayer will likely need to file a Foreign Bank Account Report (FBAR). Please note that the penalties for failing to file an accurate FBAR can be extremely steep.

Read More

Impact of FATCA on Accidental Americans

Offshore Account Update

Posted in on March 29, 2019

Around the world, “accidental Americans” living abroad are facing unexpected U.S. tax bills. Accidental Americans are people living abroad without any real ties to the United States, but who still have U.S. citizenship. America follows a citizenship-based taxation system, meaning U.S. citizens are subject to U.S. taxes on worldwide income, no matter where they live. This is resulting in many accidental Americans owing U.S. taxes on income earned in the countries where they live, often without even knowing they were American citizens.Read More

Avoiding IRS Collections With Installment Agreements

News

Posted in on February 28, 2019

It has happened to the best of people. You simply are not able to come up with the cash to meet your IRS tax liability. You are worried about the repercussions of not paying your taxes. Can the government come after your assets? Is the IRS going to garnish your wages or put you out of business with liens on your assets?Read More

Managing Partner, Kevin E. Thorn, was quoted by Bloomberg News about the Tax Implications of Government Shutdown.

News

Posted in on February 1, 2019

Thorn Law Group’s Managing Partner, Kevin E. Thorn, was asked his perspective on what effect the government shutdown will have on international taxpayers by Bloomberg News. See what he had to say about the situation with the link below!Read More

The Pros and Cons of Moving Money Offshore

Offshore Account Update

Posted in on January 31, 2019

Offshore banking – setting up a bank account in a foreign country – can often be a good idea, especially in countries that have favorable banking regulations. Offshore banking can also present risks. In addition, there are IRS reporting requirements that, if not attended to, can cause a taxpayer civil and even criminal liability.

Read More

Thorn Law Group

Get Trusted Help Now

Over 30 years of expertise for your complicated tax law issues.

Back to the Top

Hear What Our Clients Have To Say

"Kevin Thorn, Managing Partner of Thorn Law Group, is an excellent adviser. My family and I are US citizens living in Europe and the US. Mr. Thorn helped us to understand our opportunities for international investments and estate planning issues so that my siblings and I may continue to further the growth of our businesses, to care for our aging parents and provide for our children. Mr. Thorn and his team were sensitive to our family's needs and helped us identify and understand our options and potential risks associated with US and international activity."