Dual US-Canadian citizens qualify for covid-19 emergency payout

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Dual US-Canadian citizens qualify for covid-19 emergency payout

Dual American-Canadian citizens living in Canada can receive the full US covid-19 emergency benefit even if they earn almost $150,000 more than US residents, it has transpired. The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) needs to have received a tax filing from dual citizens residing in either the US or Canada since 2018 in order to qualify for citizens to the payment. Many dual citizens in Canada have been filing taxes with the IRS for years, yet their bank details are unknown to US authorit...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.