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DA Lake Chapala Leadership:

John Boothby
| DPCA Voting Representative / DA Lake Chapala Chair
Emily Raskin Perey
| DA Mexico Member-at-Large/GOTV Chair / DA Lake Chapala Vice Chair
Lawrence Pihl
| DPCA Voting Representative / DA Lake Chapala Member-at-Large/Membership Chair
Merhedith Eufracio
| Treasurer
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    Upcoming Events

    Monday, November 15, 2021 at 04:00 PM Mexico City Time · 2 rsvps

    EXPAT TAXATION CHALLENGES: Explore possible solutions that could save you time and money



    • Unique taxation issues faced by U.S. citizens living abroad.
    • Guidance regarding foreign accounts, investments, rental income and more.
    • How DA advocates for tax fairness for citizens abroad.


    Monday, November 15  •  4 pm
    Free Zoom Presentation
    Members of all DA-Mexico Chapters invited!


    Click RSVP button below to reserve your place and for
    more details—including Zoom link.


    About our presenters:
    Patrick is owner of Lakeside Tax Service, which specializes in tax preparation for U.S. citizens living abroad.
    Ilona is a long-time member of DA Lake Chapala, with 36 years of experience filing U.S. tax returns from abroad.