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Kunal Patel

Kunal Patel

Houston Tax Attorney
  • Tax Law
  • Texas
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Kunal Patel is an experienced tax attorney, having worked at the IRS, law firm, and public accounting before starting his practice. He represents individuals and business in tax matters before the Internal Revenue Service.

Practice Area
  • Tax Law
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Law Office of Kunal Patel, LLC
- Current
Global Mobility Services
Tax Specialist
Internal Revenue Service
M. Ali Zakaria & Associates
University of Houston - Main Campus
J.D. (2008) | Law
Activities: Houston Business and Tax Journal
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University of Texas - Austin
B.A. (2004)
Honors: Dean's List
Activities: Phi Alpha Delta
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Professional Associations
State Bar of Texas  # 24070389
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ABA Journal
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Houston Volunteer Lawyer Program
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Articles & Publications
Foreign Accounts Compliance, 2018 ed.
Thomson Reuters
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered

Q. Will I have to pay taxes on any gambling winnings earned in other countries (UK), if I bring the money back to the US?
A: If you are either a US citizen or permanent resident, or meet the substantial presence test, you are required to report worldwide income. You'll have to pay taxes in the US on that income, but you can deduct any gambling losses against your gambling income. I would suggest getting all the necessary documents from the UK casino and discussing with a tax attorney who understands expatriate tax. There is a US-UK tax treaty which may provide some relief.
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Contact & Map
Law Office of Kunal Patel, PLLC
6671 Southwest Fwy, Ste 820-B
Houston, TX 77074
Telephone: (281) 746-6066
Monday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed