British Expats - Search Results

Go Back  British Expats > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Search: Posts Made By: LucyWoodhead
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Forum: USA
Oct 24th 2014, 3:29 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 2,885
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: Transfering Money to the US

In the end to transfer the bulk of our money (savings, sale of house etc etc), we used halo financial. Michael hart was great - 0207 350 5474. I would recommend finding someone in your local bank...
Forum: USA
Jan 30th 2014, 9:17 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 2,885
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: Transfering Money to the US

I have been trying to clarify something along these lines for a few weeks....we are getting our l1a/l2 visas at present and anticipate and end of feb move to houston. We are in the process of selling...
Forum: USA
Dec 11th 2011, 5:21 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 7,887
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: AIG relocation assistance and HSBC international

Does anyone have any links to more info on the Wells Fargo or AIG/Travelguard packages? Im googling but without much luck! thanks.
Forum: USA
Nov 30th 2011, 7:59 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 988
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: Foreign Exchange Companies

Thanks Bob...will look into XE....

The pressure we have to buy a house sooner rather than later is basically down to schools. I dont want to my 2 kids to have to move schools once they've started...
Forum: USA
Nov 30th 2011, 5:50 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 988
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Foreign Exchange Companies

We're expecting to relocate to Houston early 2012, just waiting to confirm relocation terms then a 2-4 month wait for L1 visa to come through. Been doing research today re tranferring money there...
Forum: USA
Nov 29th 2011, 8:13 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 8,151
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Getting L1 visa, when can I apply for greencard?

My husband is getting transferred with his company to Houston, and they're in the process of writing up the contract and relocation terms (they dont really move folks from UK to USA, its normally the...
Forum: USA
Nov 15th 2011, 8:31 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,327
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: Sellling UK house - liable for USA taxes?

Folks this is all very useful info indeed, thank you.

We bought the house for £178 000 in Nov 02, and Im guessing max it will go for is £250 000, so £72 000 gain. And yes, it has been our main...
Forum: USA
Nov 11th 2011, 9:03 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,327
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: Sellling UK house - liable for USA taxes?

thanks everyone - whats an FBAR??
Forum: USA
Nov 11th 2011, 5:15 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,327
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: Sellling UK house - liable for USA taxes?

Thanks Bob. Bought the house in Nov 2002 and lived here ever since. We're lucky to have a good amount of equity in the house which means in Houston we could buy a good sized family house with a very...
Forum: USA
Nov 11th 2011, 5:05 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,327
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Sellling UK house - liable for USA taxes?

Hi, we are moving to Houston in the coming months and about to put our house on the market. It is entirely possible that it doesn't sell until we're already living in the USA. I wondered if anyone...
Forum: USA
Oct 23rd 2011, 3:37 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,177
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: starting school end of jan

Thanks for that, Ill have to take a look - ahh - are you in Dubai at the moment? I know a few people who moved to work in Dubai. Has your son ever lived in the UK?

Hope you enjoy your trip there,...
Forum: USA
Oct 23rd 2011, 7:20 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,177
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: starting school end of jan

4* is good, right? I know what you mean about the lack of housing - we looked at new homes in Creekside and Imperial Oaks because of that reason. We are torn, but I suspect we'll end up renting a...
Forum: USA
Oct 23rd 2011, 7:13 am
Replies: 12
Views: 18,708
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: UK Nintendo Wii - do they work in USA?!

Thank you so much everyone for all the info - very much appreciated indeed.
Forum: USA
Oct 22nd 2011, 4:12 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 18,708
Posted By LucyWoodhead

UK Nintendo Wii - do they work in USA?!

ok, so we're likely to be emigrating to Houston in Jan/feb time.....my 6 and 4 year old are desparate for Santa to bring them a Wii this year - great timing! A second hand one is on the cards -...
Forum: USA
Oct 22nd 2011, 3:25 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,177
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: starting school end of jan

Hi - my eldest is a girl, she will be 7 in July next year, my youngest a boy who will be 5 next July. We have family already in the woodlands area so will be looking to live there when we arrive...
Forum: USA
Oct 21st 2011, 7:43 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,177
Posted By LucyWoodhead

Re: starting school end of jan

Hi,
we're hoping to be moving to houston early next year too and i wondered which area you were moving to, anywhere near the woodlands? also i have a 6 yr old in y2 in uk and 4 yr old in reception...
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.