Sending money to help loved ones across borders shouldn’t be punished

Last updated on July 26th, 2023 at 12:42 pm

The United States is a new home for many who made the sacrifice of leaving their families behind to support them financially. These unsung heroes deliver on their promises to take care of those they love and provide them with upward mobility, improving their quality of life.

Policymakers in the United States have proposed a tax on money sent across the border. When you send money to your loved ones, you are caring for them from afar. You know how important it is to be able to send money to your family across the border. We also understand the importance of this lifeline to your family, but do policymakers understand this?

To help them understand we recently went to the nation’s Capitol to fight for families by testifying in front of Congress to educate them on the importance of the money you send to those you love (See Matt Speaks Up on Capitol Hill).

Watch this video to see why we don’t think it is fair to you or your family to pay additional taxes on the money you worked so hard to earn and send to them. If you like it, please share it!