Questions tagged [mexico]

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Buying stock/ETF and nationality?

I recently tried to setup a Finanzen.net account to start playing with a trading app here in Germany, however only a specific list of nationalities are allowed to do this. Is there a way to buy stock/...
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Is Mexico on the verge of defaulting on parts it’s national debt before Andrés López Obrador take office?

All bonds issued by Mexico with maturity scheduled for 2018 are traded at a huge discount of their face value. I mean whatever currency or stock exchange used here’s an example : For reference, they ...
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What happens to debt to SSA after death?

A woman in another country was married to her late husband. She notified about his death right away but SSA kept sending money from his Social Security benefits. She thought that everything was in ...
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Does a U.S. citizen living in Mexico and getting paid from U.S. company, have to pay taxes in Mexico?

I'm a U.S. citizen living and working in Mexico to help expand operations for a U.S. corporation I work for. I currently file and qualify for the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion under IRS rules. My ...
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Getting paid as a Mexican independent contractor doing work for a U.S. company?

I have been offered a remote job for a serious but small U.S.-based company. I am Mexican and I won't move to the U.S. The company tells me that hiring me as an employee would be a big problem for ...
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Where do I pay taxes? Freelancer living in Mexico, working for US company (not US citizen)

I'm a resident alien living in Mexico (in temporary resident's status), and a citizen of Ukraine. I earn income from a US company to my bank account in Singapore. Where do I need to pay my income tax ...
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U.S. citizen, working for U.S. company, living in Mexico: Where do I pay taxes?

Similar to this question, but I'm a U.S. citizen who is moving to Mexico, but retaining my U.S. citizenship and employment. I will be in Mexico on a Temporary Residency visa (good for one year, ...
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Tax rules for United States citizens living in the US but being paid from outside the US

Background For reference I am asking this question from the point of a self-employed (freelance programmer) who lives in the United States but has been contacted by and asked to complete a small ...
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What to do when losing a receipt with credit card information

A good friend of mine went to a store to buy some stuff, and he paid for it with his card. For some reason the ticket contained my friend's name, credit card number and signature. My friend is ...
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Are credit unions or other non-bank financial institutions available in Mexico?

Are there credit unions, or other non-bank financial institutions available in Mexico, to the general public?
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Is legal sending dollars to someone in Mexico, and sending them back for profit?

Since the Mexican peso is volatile right now, sometimes the Exchange rates in stores (in Mexico) is different from sending it with online services. So if i use an Online service to sent Dollars to a ...
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If I buy goods for a friend, and then he pays me cash and i deposit it. Will I get in trouble?

I have a friend from Mexico that asked me to buy flight tickets for him. Its about 2,000 dollars, and he's going to give me the money in cash so I can deposit it in my account and pay my credit card. ...
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Mexican Index Mutual Funds

I've seen answers here recommend index mutual funds and want to know what are some mutual funds available in my market (Mexico). I'm interested in funds available on the Mexican stock market (BOLSA) ...
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Chip atm cards and Mexico

Does anyone know if atm machines at banks in Mexico generally require cards with chips?
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Endorsing a check made out to me by depositing into another person's bank account

I´m currently in Mexico and I´m going to be recieving royalties in check form (my name) that is cashable only in USA. I want a family member to endorse the check into their bank (account etc.) to make ...
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What taxes do I pay for working an event in Mexico?

I live in the U.S. but am holding an event in Mexico. People will pay to attend the event. How do I claim that income for taxes either in Mexico or the U.S. and what is the process for receiving ...
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do i have to pay taxes if i own a business in mexico and live in the usa?

i own a hardware store in mexico and pay my taxes in Mexico every two months because of the fiscal regimen im at(small business. Im a us citizen and i need to start paying my taxes in the usa also,who ...
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What to do with monthly surpluses?

I live and work in México. Monthly, I have the half of my salary untouchable. I'm thinking on what is a good idea to invest with the surpluses. Is there anything that is recommended for this cases?
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Does a U.S. citizen working in Mexico have to pay taxes to the United States?

I'm a U.S. citizen who lives in the U.S., but I'm going to be working in Mexico for a Mexican company. Do I still have to pay taxes in the U.S.?
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Equity prices during currency devaluation — Mexico 1994 [closed]

If I own a company whose assets are 100 barrels of oil valued at $10,000 in some currency, and the currency's value suddenly drops by a factor of two, I would expect that my company is now suddenly "...
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Is there a non-US app (Chrome/iPhone/Cloud) where one can set financial goals and keep track of progress?

I'm looking for an applications where I can set individual financial goals such as a house, a car, vacations, etc, set how much money I need for said goal, and log progress towards it. Ideally this ...
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What can I do to protect my savings from inflation in my national currency (Mexico)?

What can I do to protect my savings from inflation? I'm in Mexico.