Tag archive for ‘Expats’
By Yucatan Times On Thursday, January 4th, 2018

COMMENT: New U.S. tax law reduces rates, doubles standard exemptions

It’s Official: Tax Reform Becomes Law The U.S. House and Senate have approved a significant overhaul of the U.S. tax code. The three biggest components of the ‘Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’ (from the perspective More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

A year later, trial of Canadian photographer’s alleged killer begins in Merida

As TYT published in October 2016, the alleged murderer of Barbara McClatchie Andrews was arrested and submitted to custody while the investigations were carried out… MERIDA – On Monday December 4, the oral More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 27th, 2017

Attention Freelancers: SAT’s new ‘3.3’ invoicing rules apply to you, too

Everybody must update their invoicing systems no matter if they work as independent contractors or own an enterprise… MERIDA – Officials advise that if you are an independent service provider, you have three More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Prepare yourself for Yucatan’s “Indian summer”

Finally the temperatures are descending in the state, which means that the locals are frosting while expats and tourist are enjoying the temperature adjustment of the fall season in Yucatan… MERIDA – While More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 20th, 2017

Yucatecan artisans on display at this year’s edition of “Arte a Mano”

The event will be held December 8-10 at the National Chamber of Commerce of Yucatan (CANACO), near the Clínica de Mérida… MERIDA — In an interview with TYT, Viridiana Lagunas, the organizer of the More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

COMMENT: Expats need to have a plan for medical care and emergencies

Deborah Bickel, who operates Be Well San Miguel and provides patient advocacy services, writes on mexiconewdaily.com that the case of a “missing” expat neighbor highlights the need to plan for medical More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Optimizing the Foreign Tax Credit on expats’ U.S. tax returns

As the end of 2017 nears and many U.S. expats begin to prepare for the 2018 IRS tax-filing season, tax specialist John Ohe offers this advice regarding foreign income… US citizens and permanent residents are More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

800 participate in the Ninth Merida Home Tour

The project was carried out in benefit of BAI Foundation of Yucatan, which is dedicated to the prevention of adolescent pregnancies, as well the application of quick tests of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Ninth Merida Home Tour set for this Sunday

The admission is $500 pesos per person and $250 pesos for students, for the benefit of Bai Foundation…. MERIDA — Casa Linda del Pozo, Lemeau, Villa Romantica, among others that are located in the center More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017

Canadian ambassador promotes relations with Yucatan

Canada’s ambassador to Mexico, Pierre Alarie, visited Merida for the inauguration of FICMaya… MERIDA — In an interview with the local newspaper La Jornada Maya, the diplomat estimated that since More...