Digital Nomads

American Digital Nomads and Taxes

All Americans are required to file US taxes, even if they live abroad. Tax treaties don’t mitigate this requirement, however there are a number of exemptions that American Digital Nomad can claim that, for most people, stop them having to pay any US taxes, although they still have to file.

US Tax Information for Digital Nomads

Tax planning is essential for American Digital Nomads to minimize their US (and foreign) tax liability. We recommend that Digital Nomads contact a US expat tax specialist to ensure that they’re not just compliant but best placed to achieve their financial goals, too.

Mexico Digital Nomad Visa Alternative: The Temporary Resident Visa

Mexico Digital Nomad Visa Alternative: The Temporary Resident Visa

Given Mexico’s beautiful climate, rich history, delicious food, and lower cost of living, it’s no wonder that so many remote workers want to know if there’s a Mexico digital nomad visa. While the Mexican government hasn’t launched an official digital nomad visa, there is a great alternative: the temporary resident visa. Below, we’ll go over […]

The Peru Digital Nomad Visa: A Guide for US Expats

The Peru Digital Nomad Visa_ A Guide for US Expats

Dozens of countries, including Peru, currently offer various types of digital nomad visas, and they are continuously adding more. In November 2023, the Peruvian government announced its plans to introduce a digital nomad visa. They are still working out the details, but they expect to finalize them in the early months of 2024. Below, we’ll […]

5 Low-Cost European Countries for Digital Nomads in 2024

US expat contemplates the horizon during a hike in Eastern Europe.

While parts of Western Europe are starting to bristle with increased costs of living, low-cost European countries abound if you’re willing to step off the beaten path. Rest assured, these more affordable countries maintain the European standard of living that most expats hunger for, including rich cultures to discover and excellent public transportation. You just […]

The Estonia Digital Nomad Visa for Remote Workers

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Estonia first introduced what is now known as a digital nomad visa in 2020. At the time, the visa program was the first of its kind, and yet, it anticipated a work revolution (and world) where freedom of movement and autonomy are highly valued by workers.  In the following article, we’ll break down the two […]

The Czech Republic Digital Nomad Visa Guide

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The Czech Republic introduced its digital nomad visa in July 2023, offering an offbeat Central European destination to a select group of digital nomads. Included on the list of countries eligible to apply for the new digital nomad visa is the United States, meaning that moving to Prague or elsewhere in the Czech Republic just […]

How to Start an LLC as a Digital Nomad: What to Know 

A digital nomad with an LLC smiles at the camera

With the freedom to choose their work location and working hours, many digital nomads naturally gravitate towards self-employment. While a significant number of self-employed individuals begin as sole proprietors, they often opt for incorporation along their journey. Among digital nomads, one prevalent choice for business structure is the Limited Liability Company (LLC). So, what precisely […]

A Japan Digital Nomad Visa? Not Yet, but Other Options Exist

US expat living in Japan walks down a busy city street

With so many places offering digital nomad visas, many people wonder whether there’s a Japan digital nomad visa as well. Unfortunately, the Japanese government has not yet released an official digital nomad visa — but there is an option called the Highly Skilled Professional Visa (HSVP) that facilitates freelancing in Japan.  Below, we’ll go over […]

The 13 Best Digital Nomad Cities for US Expats in 2023

Best Digital Nomad Cities in 2023

Wondering what the best digital nomad cities are? You’re not alone. For digital nomads, the entire world is your office, which is exactly what makes it so difficult to settle on where to go. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by an overload of choices, though, we’re here to help. We did some research to put together […]

Canada Digital Nomad Visa: Key Details for US Remote Workers

A person living in Canada on the Canada digital nomad visa takes a break to go skiing.

There’s exciting news for remote workers looking to branch out in North America: With the launch of the Canada digital nomad visa, the Great White North became the latest country to offer a dedicated visa designed to attract digital nomads. Sean Fraser, Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship, announced earlier this month that the […]

Best Digital Nomad Jobs for Living Abroad as a US Expat

Best digital nomad jobs - man sitting under palm trees on a sunny day by the pool

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, becoming a digital nomad is more accessible than ever. More and more companies are open to letting employees work from anywhere, while dozens of countries now offer digital nomad visas. For those hoping to earn money while traveling the world, there are plenty of digital nomad careers available […]