Offshore Trusts: The Ultimate Guide

Offshore Trusts: The Ultimate Guide

Dateline: Bogota, Colombia A friend of mine received a postcard in the mail the other day. It didn’t come with a beautiful picture of the beach or a panoramic view of a bustling city skyline. No, much to their disappointment, this postcard was covered from front to...
Legal Strategies to Reduce Payroll Tax

Legal Strategies to Reduce Payroll Tax

Dateline: Bogota, Colombia Since the American Civil War, US citizens living abroad have had to deal with citizenship-based taxation. Whereas every other country in the world uses residential, territorial or even zero tax systems to determine taxable income, US...
The Pros and Cons of Renouncing US Citizenship

The Pros and Cons of Renouncing US Citizenship

Dateline: Mexico City, Mexico There are a lot of myths about why people choose to renounce their US citizenship and the consequences of such a decision. This is not a choice to make lightly. That is why this article will outline the pros and cons of expatriating from...
How to Get Belgian Citizenship and Residency

How to Get Belgian Citizenship and Residency

Dateline: Playa del Carmen, Mexico As I take on higher and higher net worth clients looking to protect their businesses and wealth from an increasingly inescapable tax system in the US and other high-tax countries, Europe has become a more prominent target on our...
How to Travel with Two Passports

How to Travel with Two Passports

Dateline: Mexico City, Mexico Dual citizenship can be a very exotic idea to many people. It’s exotic and mystical enough that when these people first find Nomad Capitalist while looking for second passport options, they have a hard time figuring out the logistics of...
Why I Hate Easy Taxes, Passports, and Banking

Why I Hate Easy Taxes, Passports, and Banking

Dateline: Mexico City, Mexico Easy is a word that is used . . . well, too easily. From time to time I talk about how something I did was easy. For instance, I’ve talked before about how easy it is to open a bank account in Georgia. But I’ll be the first to admit that...
Pitcairn Island: When is Free Land Worth the Price?

Pitcairn Island: When is Free Land Worth the Price?

Dateline: Mexico City, Mexico The government of the Pitcairn Islands is looking for a little help with their dwindling population. They’ve been looking for ways to encourage immigration for years and stumbled across an idea a few years ago that sounds like a very...
How To Pay Less Taxes: 5 Offshore Methods

How To Pay Less Taxes: 5 Offshore Methods

Dateline: Mexico City, Mexico When most people think of how they can structure their lives so that they don’t have to pay taxes, their first thought is that they have to go live in Dubai.  Surprisingly, this just isn’t the case. There are more ways than you might...
4 Reasons People Renounce US Citizenship

4 Reasons People Renounce US Citizenship

Dateline: Mexico City, Mexico When it comes to anything offshore, it’s very hard to entirely understand what you’re doing until you’ve done it. That is why I am a practitioner, not a theorist. As someone who has been through the process of renouncing US citizenship, I...
The Best Co-Working Spaces in Southeast Asia

The Best Co-Working Spaces in Southeast Asia

A key part of the nomad lifestyle is finding a reliable, enjoyable place to get work done when necessary. For people living a location independent lifestyle, rather than having offices around the world, it’s often practical to find a co-working space where you can...
The Best Countries for Crypto Mining

The Best Countries for Crypto Mining

Dateline: Yerevan, Armenia Creating tax strategies and offshore plans for clients running crypto-based businesses and mining operations is not a simple thing. There are always ways to make things work, but each individual needs a specific plan for how they’re going to...