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A way to keep earned currency from working overseas (Europe)?

I'm a Brazilian citizen and have been working in Europe (Austria) for a few months. My contract is wrapping up, and I'm returning back home soon. I've been getting paid in EUR all this time and it is ...
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Transfer to foreign bank to purchase a home

I want to transfer $290,000 of my post-tax money to a bank account in Brazil I just opened to purchase a home there. The entire deposit will be used to purchase a home there. I will obviously file the ...
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Wiring money out of Brazil, are there taxes?

I am helping a family member sell some property in Brazil, and transfer the money to his US bank account. I'm doing research on what we need to do to do the transfer safely and legally. I found some ...
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Bringing bitcoin into US, what taxes should I expect?

My friend owns roughly $1M USD worth of Bitcoin. These coins are sitting on a (backed up and encrypted) hard drive in Brasil. He bought these coins legitimately, and has the paper trail to prove it. ...
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Service performed in Brazil for customer in Spain, paid in US

I am a resident of Brazil and recently did a job for a Spanish customer who paid me in the US. I would like to know if I should pay tax on this job, and how I should do that. I do not have a social ...
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US - How much money can I send abroad, and how?

I am a Brazilian citizen and I am in the US with an L-1 (intra-company transfer employee) visa. My wife is British and a permanent resident of Brazil. I have remainings of a mortgage in Brazil. I ...
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I am Brasilian resident, how to buy shares on NYSE?

I am having my work contract here in Brasil. I have some money (3000$) and I would like to invest it in some specific companies that are listed on NYSE. How can I do this, it seems that most brokerage ...
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Remote Contractor & Taxes

I'm not a US citizen (I studied there for over 10 years), and I'm currently living in my native south america. The company I used to work for in-house in the US now contracts with me, so that's been ...
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I'm 18. How to build good monthly income at my 20's?

I have 18 years , from a middle high class from Brazil. Finishing the high school this year, debt free with plans of studying and living overseas in the next years. I have access to about 20k dollars ...
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How to decide to leave money invested in Brazil or transfer immediately to my home country?

I have sold a property in Brazil this year with the purpose to buy a house in my home country (Germany). However, until I got all the documents ready to transfer the money to germany, I have lost ...
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How to decide if I should take my money with me or leave it invested in my home country?

I live in Brazil and next week I'm gonna move to Sweden. I'll stay there for the next two years with a scholarship that covers all my living expenses. I have some money here (in BRL) that I won't need ...
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Does earning as a non-resident remote worker on an American account make people liable for U.S taxes?

My country, Brazil, does not have a tax treaty with the United States. I understand from research on this website, and please correct me if I'm wrong, that I will not have to pay any U.S taxes while ...
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Is this 'Tax evasion'?

I really am not sure if this is the right place to post, so I will gladly delete my question if it is the wrong place. I have a friend over in Brazil that wants to buy a few things online on Amazon, ...
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What is the best way to move money to the US from Brazil?

I just got married and my wife is moving with me to the US. We have been living in Brazil together for 2 years and have some savings. What is the best way to move $10.000 to $15.000 to a US account ...
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What are the options for transfering money when moving to the US?

So I'm moving to the US in august porting a J-1 visa for a year long exchange program. I need to take money with me and currently, all I have is a Brazilian banking account and an international credit ...
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What are “electronic calls” and “daily calls”?

I am looking at the details of some futures contract traded on Bovespa, a Brazilian exchange. In the "trading hours" section, I do not understand two things: What is the "electronic call" at 17:55? ...
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International Wire from Brazil to Puerto Rico

My husband has a side company that has its HQ in Puerto Rico. The company closed a contract in Brazil and was told they are wiring the funds to Puerto Rico. I was told that Homeland Security has the "...