US Cross-Border Tax Blog

Published by W.L. Dueck LLP

Posts filed under ‘Married Filing Joint’


Canada US Tax Treaty – US Nonresident Alien Using “Married Filing Joint” Tax Rates

Two recent client situations remind us that certain provisions in the Canada US Income Tax Convention (“Treaty”) can lower a client’s overall tax liability even where the answer isn’t so obvious when entering information in tax software.   The first example is the subject of today’s blog.  The second example will be posted later this month. A Canadian resident, nonresident alien of the US worked in the US in 2012 as an employee.  The individual was married and his spouse did… Read More