It has been held to be as reasonable for the convention to be held in Bermuda as it is for the convention to be held within the North American area.
The list of select qualified "Caribbean" countries are Antigua and Barbuda; Aruba; Bahamas, Bermuda; Costa Rica; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Guyana; Honduras; Jamaica; Netherlands Antilles; Panama; Trinidad and Tobago.
The most recent assignment for Ms Koenig, who joined the US Department of State in 1993, was as the cultural attach at the US Embassy in Moscow.
She oversaw one of the US Governments largest public diplomacy programmes overseas, which included academic and professional exchanges, grants programmes, English language activities, and film and speaker programmes.
His next position is as Consular Section Chief in Hong Kong.
The USA is the only country in the world that has such overseas tax requirements.
Also, it is the only country in the world that requires its own individual US citizens and residents to pay US taxes not just on their US income but on their world-wide income, another major concern to US corporations.
Plus chapters written by the US State Department and Mr. Higginbotham, in and from 1812 to John Quincy Adams who, after he left the Presidency, became US Secretary of State.
The US Consulate in Bermuda received a 2009 facelift with its interior walls now adorned with an exhibit showcasing the 400-year friendship between Bermuda and the United States, the oldest partnership in the New World.