I married a US citizen in August 2012. I pay full tax in the UK. Do I qualify for some exemption from US tax under the double taxation agreement with the UK?
Not an immigration question even though submitted as such. You need to discuss this with a CPA.,
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Tax question. I resigned it to proper forum.
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I agree ... not an immigration question.
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If you are a US resident, you will need to file a return as either married filing jointly or married filing separately. There is a US-UK treaty and you will get a Foreign Tax credit. See a CPA to prepare your return.
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