quote:Again, Travis and I both lived in states without income taxes, so we're fine. Sounds like the rest of you are screwed, however. (Of course, I'm sure you're all smart enough to evade state tax authorities.)
Nah...I edited an above post with a list of 'good states' and 'bad states'. the rest are in between, but mostly good. E.g.: unless you have property, they don't care, and even then they honor FEIE
Mississippi looks bad.
The state section of this book is very thin, compared to the rest of the book. And it is 5 years old. I must belatedly qualify everything I said dated, simplistic, derived, and not from a tax pro
The moral of the story is to make sure you know your state's individual rules and how they apply to your individual situation.
PS: We have an abroad forum here! We talk tax there from time to time./