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How New US Banking Laws Threaten Overseas Americans

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal headlined "Toxic Citizens?" examined the potential dangers of recent US legislation for overseas Americans who want to open or even maintain bank and financial accounts in their countries of residence. US citizens living and working abroad were becoming "financial refugees," the story said. The article also pointed out the possible repercussions this legislation could have on foreign investment in the US. For the full text of the article, go to:

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