Do I have to answer every question in the app?

We mark which questions are required based on your unique tax situation. Was this Article helpful? Let us know if you liked ...

My spouse is a non-US citizen, should I file jointly or separately?

If your spouse is not a US citizen or Green Card holder, then he/she does not need to be included on your ...

Can I make changes after I submit my return?

As long as it has not been submitted to and accepted by the IRS, you can still make some changes. If it ...

Options if I don’t feel comfortable sharing my Social Security Number online?

We understand your hesitance. As we're dealing with sensitive data, we also have customers that are not comfortable providing all their information ...

I changed figures on the app, but it’s not reflected in the draft – what to do?

If you made significant changes within the app, your tax forms may need to be reviewed by one of our tax professionals. ...

What to do with my prior tax returns? Will you e-file them for me too?

If you are Streamlining, then these prior year returns cannot be e-filed. Please use the included Tax Filing Instructions (2nd page in ...

Can I file with MyExpatTaxes, even if I don’t have records of my income?

While you should always have documentation of your income, if you are confident in your input and estimate on the higher side ...

Why does the software ask me to complete 4 years of returns if Streamlined requires 3?

The MyExpatTaxes software asks you to complete 4 years of tax returns because it includes the current year as well. Was this ...

My kids don’t have Social Security Numbers – do I apply before filing taxes

Yes, you can apply Social Security Numbers for them. If you have an extension filed in place, you have until October 15 ...

What is Foreign Earned Income?

Foreign earned income is income from services performed abroad that you actively worked for (i.e. as an employee, self-employed). Foreign investment income ...

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