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Is there a similar treaty with France? My father-in-law is a US resident and receives a small French military pension.
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Yes - there is US-France tax treaty.

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Convention, remuneration, other than a pension, paid by France, a local authority thereof, or an agency or instrumentality of France or a local authority thereof (collectively the French government), to a lawful permanent resident (green card holder) of the United States, whether or not a national of France, for services provided to the French government in the United States is taxable in both France and the United States. Double taxation is relieved under paragraph 1 of Article 24 (Relief from Double Taxation).


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That means each country sets its own rules how pension is taxed and unless specifically excluded - generally it might be taxed by both countries.

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