Tax Guide for Americans in Mexico
As a US expat in Mexico, you may need to file a Mexican return, and perhaps pay taxes, on your income to the Mexico Government. Here are some simple guidelines on dealing with, and the obligations for filing Mexico taxes.
Mexico’s Tax System
Resident individuals are subject to Mexican income tax on their worldwide income, regardless of their nationality. Non-residents, including Mexican citizens who can prove residence for tax purposes in a foreign country, are taxed solely on their Mexican-source income.