United States Consulate General, Chennai
February 23, 2021
Virtual Expat Tax Seminar for U.S. Citizens in South India
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
WebEx Virtual Meeting
The American Chamber of Commerce in India (AMCHAM) will host a FREE SEMINAR by experts from AMCHAM member company H&R Block on expatriate tax issues. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in the unique tax filing and bank reporting obligations of U.S. citizens working or living abroad. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session. Additional panelists include U.S. Consul General Judith Ravin, Consular Section Chief Kathryn Flachsbart, and AMCHAM’s Director General CEO Ranjana Khanna.
The topics that will be covered include:
U.S. Tax Return Updates for Tax Year 2020
Bringing Non-Filing Expats into Current Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Compliance (Streamlined Filing Process) Informative Return – Form 5471 / Form 8865 / FBAR / Form 8938 / Form 3520 (Gift Form)
Expat-Specific Tax Issues PFIC Implications (Foreign Mutual Funds)
Inviting Questions in Advance: The event will be in webinar mode. If you would like to submit a question in advance, please send your question to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please direct all inquiries about this event to Payal Satish, Regional Director – Karnataka Chapter, AMCHAM at email@example.com.
Featured Speakers from H&R Block
Karan Sadarangani, EA: Has more than 12 years of experience in preparing domestic business tax returns, mostly small businesses, and consequently preparing the respective shareholders’/partners’ individual tax returns. Currently working as an Associate Manager in H&R Block, Hyderabad, and leading the Expat Tax Team.
Mitilesh Gaglani: Has close to 9 years of work experience in U.S. individual tax returns (both inpats and expats). Currently working as an Associate Manager in H&R Block, Hyderabad, and leading the India Retail Tax Team.
Amit Patil, CPA: Has work experience of 9 years. Currently working as Team Lead for Expat Prep at H&R Block, Hyderabad. Prior to H&R Block, he worked with Deloitte Tax LLP and was a retail banker with HDFC Bank and Yes Bank.
* * *The American Chamber of Commerce in India is pleased to provide this information as a service to its members and the U.S. citizen community. However, neither the American Chamber of Commerce in India nor U.S. Consulate General Chennai provide tax or legal advice. Individuals should seek professional accounting or legal advice if they have questions about specific tax filing obligations. The American Chamber of Commerce in India and U.S. Consulate General Chennai disclaim responsibility for the accuracy of information provided during the seminar.