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How to identify that taxpayer is a dual citizen on form 2555? Also, how do I do this without it creating an override diagnostic?

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I'm not too familiar with Form 2555, but I'm not aware of a need to indicate dual citizenship.  Maybe I'm wrong?

It is likely our expert in foreign matters will stop by in a while, but in the meantime maybe you can clarify why there is a need to report dual citizenship.  Are you just trying to claim the Bona Fide Residency?

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There is no input for dual citizenship.  You will just use USA as the default.

In the event you are trying to claim treaty benefits, you will need to take a consistent position.  US citizens are subject to the Saving Clause.  Your client can't be tax residents of both the US and another state; Article 4 has a pecking order to resolve that.

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Thank you.  I ended up figuring this out, and it is good to have colleague feedback confirmation.

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