MyExpatTaxes is a tax software that helps you file your US taxes, no matter where you live. Getting started takes less than 5 minutes. To make the process faster, ensure you have the required documents needed to file your return.
Set Up your Account
- Create an Account. Create an account in under 3 minutes! Answer simple questions about yourself.
- Activate your account. A link will be sent to your inbox to activate your account. Make sure to check your spam!
- Quickly answer simple questions. Our intuitive software adapts to the answers you give, which saves you time. For many expats, this takes under 15 minutes!
- Optional: Unlock Expert Tax Support
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- Complete your payment
This will unlock your tax package draft! Your payment is always secure, using rigorous European Security Standards.
- We will e-File!
Give feedback on your tax package draft, or proceed to authorize MyExpatTaxes to instantly e-file your return!
Documents to get Started | Required for all taxpayers:
Your foreign version of a W-2 (a document from your employer that provides you with an overview of your total salary and taxes paid)
Documents to get Started | Other common documents taxpayers need:
|Did you?||Documents you might need:|
|Sell stocks, get dividends, earn interest income||1099 or foreign equivalent|
|Pay off student loans||1098-E|
|Pay off a mortgage||1098|
|Move recently||Receipts for moving related expenses|
|Donate to charity||Receipts for charitable donations|
|Pay un-reimbursed medical, dental or business expenses||Receipts for relevant expenses|
You can always save your progress & return to your account if you don’t have all the information handy. So no worries!