Is Taxation Theft? The Nomad Capitalist Perspective

Is Taxation Theft? The Nomad Capitalist Perspective

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia The question “Is taxation theft?” pops up in the comments of a lot of our YouTube videos. There is a very passionate group that will bring it up as often as they can. Sometimes, that phrase comes with a question mark, sometimes with an...
How to Avoid Paying Taxes: Tax Evasion vs. Avoidance

How to Avoid Paying Taxes: Tax Evasion vs. Avoidance

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Believe it or not, we get a lot of messages about big tax bills. Our helpdesk is often flooded with people who’ve found out exactly what personal and corporate tax rates are going to do with the income from their incredibly successful...
How to Create Staffing Companies to Save Tax

How to Create Staffing Companies to Save Tax

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia The easiest kind of business to move offshore is the kind of business that can fit in a backpack – the kind of business that lives in the cloud. This is the kind of work that you can do remotely, totally location-independent. All...
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...
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...
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...
9 Types of Taxes To Avoid when Moving Offshore

9 Types of Taxes To Avoid when Moving Offshore

Dateline: Tbilisi, Georgia There are so many different types of tax that you have to consider when you’re living and traveling all around the world.  In fact, we all deal with these nine different types of tax on a frequent basis. And if you’re only...
The Blue Ocean Strategy for Nomad Capitalists

The Blue Ocean Strategy for Nomad Capitalists

Dateline: Tbilisi, Georgia The Blue Ocean Strategy has fascinated me ever since I heard about it. The strategy, which is outlined in a book by the same name, was the result of an experiment that studied around 150 different companies. The researchers and book authors...
How to Move to a Tax Haven

How to Move to a Tax Haven

Dateline: Tivat, Montenegro One of the most frequently asked questions I get in my course of work is one that reveals just how many misconceptions still exist in regards to investing, living, and doing business overseas. The question typically sounds something like...