Post Tagged with: "Ask an attorney"


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Ask an attorney: Owning private firearm in Germany

by R. Peter Masterton
21st Theater Sustainment Command Legal Office

Q: I’ve heard it is difficult, but is there any way to bring my personal firearms to Germany?

June 16, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: Helping friend serve legal papers?

by Mark Christensen
Kaiserslautern Legal Services Center

Q: Can I help a friend serve legal papers to another American here in Germany?

June 9, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: Social networking pitfalls

by Holger Blug Kaiserslautern Legal Services Center

Q: All my friends are into social networking. Are there any legal pitfalls I should be aware of before I post?

May 12, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: Tax tips for retirees

by Stephen Smith 21st Theater Sustainment Command Office of the Staff Judge Advocate

Q: I’m a U.S. citizen who has been retired here in Germany for the last decade, and I haven’t filed a U.S. tax return since 2006. Am I in trouble with the IRS?

May 5, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: FLIPL financial payback

by Capt. Nandor Kiss Baumholder Law Center

Q: I just received notice that the Army is trying to charge me money for a government vehicle I wrecked last month. Can they make me pay?

April 29, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: Maternity and the military

by Capt. Thomas Webb
Baumholder Law Center

Q: As a service member and new mother, what types of rights and protections do I have?

April 21, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: German taxes

by Joerg Moddelmog
Kaiserslautern Legal Services Center

Q: I am a U.S. Department of the Army civilian employee stationed in Kaiserslautern and married to a German. Can the Germans tax the pay I receive from the U.S. government?

April 7, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: Must I file a state income tax return?

by Mark Christensen Kaiserslautern Legal Services Center

Q: Am I required to file a state income tax return when I am stationed overseas?

March 31, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: cancelling German contracts

by Holger Blug
Kaiserslautern Legal Services Center

Q: My German cellphone contract is due to expire this summer when I am due for a permanent change of station. What, if anything, do I need to do to cancel it, and when should I do it?

March 3, 2016 ×

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Ask an attorney: getting political

by Capt. Nandor Kiss Baumholder Law Center

Q: I heard that it is illegal for a service member to say anything negative about Congress or President Obama. Is that true? What about my First Amendment rights?

February 25, 2016 ×