If you are interested in owning US property, Buying Real Estate in the US: A Guide for Canadians will help you navigate the daunting legal and tax issues surrounding buying US real estate as a foreign buyer. This book will guide you on a safer, clearer, and more economical path to reaching your goal of owning US real estate, while avoiding the possible severe tax consequences and the many other complications that may arise in the process. The author covers information crucial for Canadian snowbirds becoming US property owners, such as: . The opportunity . How to own the property . US withholding tax . Nonresident US estate tax . Income tax consequences If you find yourself more confused than certain when thinking about these issues, this book will empower you to become a confident and well-informed buyer, ready to face the US real estate market. The author explains what you need to know, from the lucrative opportunities of investing in US property, to specific tax filing requirements. Use the comprehensive and practical information in this book to ensure you experience the enjoyment rather than the hassle of becoming a US property owner."