VOTE FROM OVERSEAS
If you are a US Citizen living abroad, please do vote (and make sure your friends vote too)
US citizens overseas can register to vote and request ballots here
Check guidelines for registration and ballot requests for your home state here. Some states allow registration by email or fax. Others require registration by mail.
ACT NOW to get Absentee Ballots in time to avoid mail delays
Voting and Taxes
One frequently cited reason why overseas citizens avoid voting is because they are concerned that voting will trigger state income taxes. However, if you only vote for federal candidates (House, Senate, President), you will NOT be subject to state income taxes.
For more information, go to Voting and Taxes
More Helpful Information:
Are You an American Voting from Abroad? Here’s How to Do It -- New York Times
Absentee Voting Information for U.S. Citizens Abroad -- US State Department
Federal Voting Assistance Program -- US State Department