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When you are mapping out your estate plan, you want someone who is an even keeled, thoughtful, long-term thinker. This is Alexander. When you are talking legacy, you want to make sure you did it right. He takes the time to research the best solutions, lay out optimum plans, and then stays on top of those plans to ensure they still work when things change.

 

  • Qualifications

    • University of Pittsburgh, BS BA Finance/Marketing, 2006
    • Bar Admissions:
      Pennsylvania, 2010
      New Jersey, 2010
    • University of Florida School of Law, LLM (Tax), 2011
    • Duquesne University School of Law, JD, 2010
  • Professional affiliations

  • Recognition

    • Recipient – Finngold Endowed Scholarship, 2009 - 2010
    • Recipient – Patsy R. Alberti Endowed Scholarship, 2008 - 2009
  • Speaking engagements and presentations

    • Presenter – Canadian Tax Foundation's 2015 Prairie Provinces Tax Conference, Calgary, AB, June 2015
    • Presenter – “Considering renouncing your US citizenship?”, 2018:
    • Raymond, AB (January 20)

      Toronto, ON (January 27, April 14, June 16, July 21)

      Calgary, AB (February 10, June 23)

      Kelowna, BC (February 15, July 12)

      Victoria, BC (February 16, July 13)

      Vancouver, BC (February 17, July 14)

      Sydney, NSW (March 3)

      Melbourne, VIC (March 8)

      Singapore, SGP (March 10)

      Perth, WA (March 13)

      Red Deer, AB (April 20)

      Edmonton, AB (April 21)

      Berlin, DE (May 30)

      Zurich, CH (June 2)

      London, UK (May 26)

      Winnipeg, MB (June 13)

      Ottawa, ON (June 14)

      Montreal, QC (June 15)

    • Presenter – “Considering renouncing your US citizenship?”, 2017:
    • Toronto, ON (January 18, March 25, June 10, October 21)

      Ottawa, ON (March 24, October 19)

      Calgary, AB (April 6)

      Kelowna, BC (April 7, September 15)

      Vancouver, BC (April 8, September 16)

      Red Deer, AB (April 22)

      Lethbridge, AB (April 27)

      Edmonton, AB (April 29)

      London, UK (June 17, November 18

      Sydney, NSW (July 29)

      Brisbane, QLD (August 1)

      Melbourne, VIC (August 5)

      Perth, WA (August 7)

    • Presenter – “Considering renouncing your US citizenship?”, 2016:
    • Lethbridge, AB (February 11)

      Abbotsford, BC (February 17)

      Vancouver, BC (February 18, May 28, September 17)

      Victoria, BC (February 19, May 28)

      Toronto, ON (March 16, October 1)

      Montreal, QC (March 17, September 30)

      Calgary, AB (May 27)

      Kelowna, BC (July 7)

      Edmonton, AB (August 6)

      Brisbane, QLD (August 22)

      Sydney, NSW (August 23)

      Melbourne, VIC (August 24)

      Saskatoon, SK (September 28)

      Winnipeg, MB (September 29)

    • Presenter – “Considering renouncing your US citizenship?”, 2015:
    • Calgary, AB (February 25, May 26)

      Vancouver, BC (February 26, June 3)

      Toronto, ON (March 26, June 18, September 17)

      Edmonton, AB (April 16)

      Red Deer, AB (November 6)

      Winnipeg, MB (November 18)

      Ottawa, ON (November 19)

      Halifax, NS (November 20)

      Montreal, QC (November 21)

    • Presenter – “Considering renouncing your US citizenship?”, 2014:
    • Edmonton, AB (February 12, May 15, August 21)

      Vancouver, BC (February 13, November 29)

      Calgary, AB (February 19, April 24, June 19, September 25, November 13)

      Saskatoon, SK (March 10, October 16)

    • Presenter – “Considering renouncing your US citizenship?”, 2013:
    • Edmonton, AB (October 10)

      Calgary, AB (August 26, September 30)

    • Presenter – “Check the box and the Obama administration”, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • Publications

  • In the news

    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled "Americans living in Canada face taxing dilemma", April 23, 2018, Calgary Herald

    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled "Tax concerns leading a record number of American ex-pats to renounce citizenship", March 28, 2018, The Insurance & Investment Journal

    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article by The Canberra Times entitled "Tax fears: US-Aussie dual citizens provide IRS with details of $184 billion, March 03, 2018, The Canberra Times and The Sydney Morning Herald

    • Alexander Marino is quoted in a Globe and Mail article entitled “Trump tax reform leads U.S. entrepreneurs in Canada to consider giving up American citizenship, January 28, 2018, The Globe and Mail

    • Alexander Marino talks to Tasha Kheiriddin about the real reason an increased number of US citizens are leaving the country on a segment entitled “What’s driving Americans to move to Canada? Hint: It’s not politics”, October 12, 2017, 640AM News Radio
    • Alexander Marino speaks to 640 AM News Radio Toronto regarding why record numbers of US citizens are renouncing their US citizenship, June 1, 2017
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled, "Why are American expatriates renouncing their citizenship? It’s not because of Trump", April 29, 2017, The Calgary Herald
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled, "Escaping the tax man accounts for Americans renouncing citizenship", April 29, 2017, The Edmonton Sun
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled, "Why are American expatriates renouncing their citizenship? It's not because of Trump", April 29, 2017, Edmonton Journal
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled, "U.S. tax lawyer to discuss renouncing U.S. citizenship", April 27, 2017, Lethbridge Herald
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled, "Tax laws push more Americans to renounce citizenship", April 13, 2017, Red Deer Advocate
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled, "Giving up U.S. citizenship subject of seminar Friday", April 3, 2017, The Daily Courier
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in an article entitled "U.S. tax laws, politics pushing more dual citizens to renounce citizenship", September 16, 2016, Vancouver Sun
    • Alexander Marino was interviewed for an article entitled "US citizens renouncing because of tax laws affecting Australian superannuation", September 11, 2016, The Sydney Morning Herald
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in a Lethbridge Herald article entitled "Americans flocking to renounce their citizenship", August 13, 2016, Lethbridge Herald
    • The Lawyers Weekly published an article by Alexander Marino that offers a high-level overview of US citizenship renunciation in regards to FATCA legislation, March 21, 2014, The Lawyers Weekly 
    • 630 CHED in Edmonton interviews Alexander Marino about US citizenship renunciation and Moodys Gartner's renunciation seminar in Edmonton, July 29, 2016, 630 CHED
    • Alexander Marino is quoted in a 660 News article entitled "Seminar helps people to renounce American citizenship", May 27, 2016, 660 NEWS
    • CBC Radio Vancouver interviews Alexander Marino about US citizenship renunciation, FATCA, double taxation, and Moodys Gartner's renunciation seminar in Richmond, May 27, 2016, CBC Radio Vancouver (51:20 - 100:00)
    • Alexander Marino is interviewed by CBC Radio Vancouver in regards to the rise of US citizens living in Canada renouncing their US citizenship, and the Moodys Gartner US renunciation seminar in Vancouver, May 25, CBC Radio Vancouver
    • Alexander Marino discusses the pros and cons of renouncing US citizenship in an Experts Hour interview, March 12, 2016, AM640
    • CBC Radio interviews Alexander Marino about the causes behind the increase of American or dual citizens residing in Canada who wish to renounce their US citizenship, April 23, 2014, CBC Radio Calgary