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Stockholm, Stockholms län, 11152

AmCham Sweden is the voice of American business in Sweden. We are champions of US - Swedish trade and investment and US commercial interests in Sweden and give members a networking platform, critical business information, and an amplified voice.


Repatriation Tax and GILTI on Americans living abroad

Jacob Dornbos


Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (the “Act”), American citizens and green-card holders (“U.S. Persons”) living abroad are personally subject to the repatriation tax and Global Intangible Low-Taxed Income ("GILTI") taxes if they constitute individual U.S. Shareholders of a Controlled Foreign Corporation (“CFC”).

The effective tax rate of the repatriation tax is 17.45% on individual U.S. Shareholders –- higher than the 15.5% rate that multinationals pay. Large corporations receive tax credits and deductions to minimize their GILTI income, individual U.S. Shareholders do not, and will pay taxes at the rate of 37% on GILTI income.

Let us know here if you would like to be connected to a group of concerned Americans abroad who are working on this issue. 

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