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  1. Hi Everyone,    I moved to Germany from the US in 2020 was hoping to get some insight or advice on how to correctly include foreign income on my German tax return.  I lived and worked in the US (US Citizen) from January to July, and then I moved to Germany to work for a German firm and received income from August to December.  It's my understanding that I do not need to file form N-AUS since my American income was earned as a resident of the US, but it must be included to determine my progressive tax rate.    However, should the amount of foreign income I enter on the return simply equal the gross wages listed on my W2 from my US employer?  Or should I first subtract relevant US deductions, including the standard deduction ($12,400 for 2020), so that I am then entering only what would be considered my taxable income in the US?  It's my understanding that the German tax rate is determined from one's German taxable income, so it seemed a bit funny to me to just lump gross wages onto that.    Naturally, it has an impact on how much I would receive as a return, or have to pay in additional taxes, so I'd like to have it work favorably for me, but I also do not want to incorrectly complete the return.   Thanks!