Thursday, May 7, 2015
International Tax Blog, The Exodus Continues (2015 1st Quarter Published Expatriates):
Today the Treasury Department published the names of individuals who renounced their U.S. citizenship or terminated their long-term U.S. residency (“expatriated”) during the first quarter of 2015. The number of published expatriates for the quarter was 1,335. This is the highest quarterly number of published expatriates ever.
The data released today follows two consecutive years where new records were set for the number of expatriates. In 2013, there were 2,999 published expatriates, and in 2014 there were 3,415 published expatriates.