What taxes would I have to pay if I retire in Belize?

What taxes would I have to pay if I retire in Belize?

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May 15, 2018

Hello, I was wondering if I retire in Belize and do not become an expat, am I still liable for taxes on my Social Security and 401k? What would I owe in Belize? Hi Hawk, Belize will not tax you on your income outside of Belize. If you become a resident of Belize and work for a Belizean company, or start a business in Belize, you will be taxed on that income...

Where could a single woman retire on $1300 a month?

Where could a single woman retire on $1300 a month?

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January 30, 2018

Suzan Haskins – IL Editor There are single women living in Ecuador on that amount. I’d suggest you look at the highlands area where you won’t need heat or air conditioning. (Electricity is expensive everywhere in Latin America so this will cut your expenses.) In Ecuador’s mountain towns, you should be able to rent a Read more...: Where could a single woman retire on $1300 a month?

Can we live comfortably in Panama on our Social Security income?

Can we live comfortably in Panama on our Social Security income?

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January 22, 2018

My husband and I are thinking about retiring in Panama, but will not have anything other than social security income. Would we be able to live a decent lifestyle we are accustomed to in the US? Also, how do we go start the immigration process? Linda Card – Panama Correspondent Hi Lauren, From your questions Read more...: Can we live comfortably in Panama on our Social Security income?

What country would be best for an english speaking 50 something year old African American woman to live better in?

What country would be best for an english speaking 50 something year old African American woman to live better in?

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November 24, 2017

I am interested in relocating to a different country. i have lived in United States my entire life, yet my heart has never really been here. Being an African american i love my African culture yet i’m also native american. What country would be best for an English speaking 50 something year old African American Read more...: What country would be best for an english speaking 50 something year old African American woman to live better in?

“Can I retire comfortably on the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica?”

“Can I retire comfortably on the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica?”

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November 24, 2017

When ever I see TV shows or ads for retirement communities in Costa Rica, they are always on the Pacific coast. I prefer the Carribean side for sailing access to various islands. Is the east coast of these countries not developed for retirement?