MISTAKE #3 – NOT PLANNING FOR THE TAX LIABILITY: Immigrants that pass away in the United States have different tax standards than US citizens. Additionally, there may be tax liabilities that you did not consider for your host country. When looking at estate planning, you need to recognize the special tax liabilities that you are facing as an immigrant in the US.
Written By: Tiago Camargo
Tiago Camargo was raised in Parana, Brazil. He graduated from Parana State University – Brazil. He also received a Master’s Degree LLM from Brigham Young University. Tiago has been married to his wife Larissa for 9 years and they are the parents of 3 children. In his free time, Tiago enjoys fishing, camping, mountain biking, hiking and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
With experience in Private International Law, Corporate Law, and civil litigation, Tiago serves clients in Curitiba and Sau Paulo, Brazil as well as the Utah County area. Providing his clients honest, competent, professional services is Tiago’s mission. He is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish, French and English.