August 27

Will American Expats Miss This Year’s Historic Opportunity on FATCA and RBT by Chasing a “Same Country Exception” Mirage?

Several weeks ago in The National Interest, known as the flagship of American foreign policy realism, I published a commentary comparing the relevant portions of the 2016 Republican and Democratic political platforms addressing the concerns of American expatriates (“expats”) and to some extent of other people (dual nationals, “accidental Americans,” etc.) caught in the blunt-instrument machinery of the global financial information dragnet. (“GOP Woos Americans Abroad, Democrats Tell Them to Get ...


- Letter to Treasury Secretary Lew from Congressman Bill Posey

- Letter to Treasury Secretary Geithner from Senators Rand Paul, Jim DeMint, Mike Lee, and Saxby Chambliss