Invitation to the 3rd Annual Seminar of American Taxation for Expats and Businesses

The American Chamber of Commerce in Jordan cordially invites you to the 3rd annual  American Taxation for Expats and Businesses

on November 9th, 2015
From 6:00 – 8:00 p.m
Bristol Hotel

Mark your calendars for the 3rd Annual Seminar of American Taxation for Expats and Businesses. This seminar will address different tax topics concerning Americans living and working outside the U.S., as well as investors and businesses interested in engaging U.S. markets, including complying with the Foreign Account Compliance Act (FACTA) and reporting on Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR).

Seminar Topics:
Compliance with FATCA & FBAR
U.S. Embassy Services for American Citizens
U.S. Federal & State Tax for Expats
Eligibility for Foreign Income  & Housing Exclusions
Tax Planning for Foreign Businesses  & Investments in the U.S.
Tax Planning for U.S. Business Overseas

Please RSVP to Ms. Ruba Abo Mhana at 565-1860 ext. 5103

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The U.S. Embassy in Amman is located on Al-Umawiyyeen Street, Abdoun, P.O. Box 354.  The telephone number is [962] (6) 590-6000, and the fax number is [962] (6) 592-4102.  The after-hours emergency telephone number is [962] (6) 590-6500.

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