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As you may qualify for the Foreign Earned income
Exclusion, you will complete Form 2555
. REFER TO LINK BELOW TO REVIEW FORM:
For more information on the foreign Earned Income Exclusion, refer to the following;
To claim the foreign earned income exclusion, the foreign housing exclusion, or the foreign housing deduction
, you must have foreign earned income, your tax
home must be in a foreign country, and you must be one of the following:
A U.S. citizen who is a bona fide resident of a foreign country or countries for an uninterrupted period that includes an entire tax year.
A U.S. resident alien
who is a citizen or national of a country with which the United States
has an income tax treaty in effect and who is a bona fide resident of a foreign country or countries for an uninterrupted period that includes an entire tax year, or
A U.S. citizen or a U.S. resident alien who is physically present in a foreign country or countries for at least 330 full days during any period of 12 consecutive months
If you do not qualify for the exclusion, you will report the foreign income as you report your regular income. You add this income to any other income
that you may have.