Foreign Earned Income Exclusion vs. Foreign Tax Credit

We are often asked if it’s better to use Foreign Earned Income Exclusion or Foreign Tax Credit when it comes to US expat taxes. Yet you always need to remember that each case is different and while you personally may benefit from using FEIE, then your fellow expat may have better outcome utilizing FTC.

Today we prepared this easy infographic for you, which explains the main differences and what you need to know before choosing one of the options to save money on your tax return.


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