The #1 US expat tax filing software for US expats in Country flag for Japan

With Expatfile®'s expat tax software Americans in Japan can e-file their own expat tax return and FBAR in as quick as 10 minutes. Be stress-free in no-time!

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99.9%IRS e-file success rate
0k+users in over 180 countries
2,900+Reviews

Expatfile® is rated "Excellent"
with a score of 4.8 out of 5.0

The easiest way to do your
US expat taxes from Japan

Your US expat taxes have never been so simple - unlock tax freedom and get back to your expat life.

Expat friendly

Expatfile®'s tax software is specifically built for Americans abroad and is designed to find you the best expat tax breaks that you deserve.

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Instant e-file

Instantly generate your US expat tax return and instantly e-file it yourself too with our certified e-file connection with the IRS.

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So easy to do - it's child's play

Create an account, answer easy-to-understand questions, and let Expatfile's intuitive software take care of everything else.

No tax expertise needed

Confused with terms like the foreign earned income exclusion and foreign tax credit? No problem! Our intuitive tax software will guide you through the whole process. Unlock tax freedom and get back to your expat life!

How it works
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Super fast,
Super reliable

Expatfile® makes e-filing your US expat tax return simple. Our tax software is so fast that many Americans abroad e-file their tax return in as quick as 10 minutes!

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Be in control of your own tax return

E-file instantly and get instant notifications about the status of your expat tax return, giving you comfort that it is accepted by the IRS.

IRS authorized e-file provider

Expatfile® is an authorized IRS e-file provider and allows Americans abroad to prepare and e-file their own tax return with the IRS, giving you comfort that your tax return has been received and accepted by the IRS.

Expatfile® authorized e-file provider
Expatfile® authorized e-file provider
E-file your FBAR

Streamline your financial reporting by e-filing your FBAR directly with FinCEN alongside your IRS tax return. Thanks to Expatfile's authorized transmitter status - for an even smoother process.

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Free live support

Round-the-clock support

Our customer support agents are available 24/7 over e-mail and chat in case you have any questions!

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Which plan is
right for you?

Get started for free, and only pay once you’ve completed your
expat tax return and are ready to e-file.

Most common
Standard
$119per tax return

The standard package is perfect for most Americans living, working, or retiring abroad!

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  • E-file instantly with the IRS
  • Simple FBAR instructions per e-mail
  • Tax treaty benefits
  • Supports W-2, 1099-G, 1099-INT, 1099-SSA, 1099-R
Supported forms
1040Sch 1, 2, 3Schedule B1116255553296251860688338960
Premier
$159per tax return

Optimized for Americans abroad who are self-employed / digital nomads, or those claiming child tax credits!

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  • Everything included in Standard
  • Refundable child tax credits
  • Self-employment tax exemption
  • Supports 1099-DIV, 1099-NEC, 1099-MISC
Additional forms
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Investor
$199per tax return

Built for Americans abroad that need to report investment income from a variety of sources. Includes FATCA reporting!

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  • Everything included in Premier
  • Capital gains, incl. crypto’s
  • Rental & royalty income
  • Supports 1099-B, 1099-MISC
Additional forms
Schedule DSchedule E89388949

Experience true peace of mind.
Also when you live in Japan.

Protect your return

Add optional audit protection services to your tax return and enjoy the piece of mind knowing that Expatfile has your back in the case of an IRS audit.

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Expatfile® addons
Expatfile® addons
File with a tax expert

Prefer to work with an expat tax expert to have your return professionally prepared? No problem! Expatfile’s Unlimited package provides you with a dedicated tax expert to prepare your return from start to finish!

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Protecting your privacy,
securing your data, always

Unmatched security

Secure your tax filing with Expatfile's quantum-proof encryption and passwordless login, safeguarded by weekly PCI-compliant audits. Our cutting-edge technology ensures your financial data is protected, today and tomorrow. Experience the security you deserve.

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Your privacy, our commitment

At Expatfile, advanced encryption protects your data, ensuring your information stays private. Your control over your personal information is straightforward and respected—request data deletion with a simple email to our support team.

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Earn back your license fee

Just earn back your license fee and more. The more friends you refer, the more cashback you can generate.

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