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Is there any reason you would renounce your American Citizenship? I cannot think of any. I do not think I ever would.

 

Tina Turner to Become Swiss Citizen

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/entertainment/2013/01/tina-turner-to-become-swiss-citizen/

 
booklover545

Asked by booklover545 at 9:54 AM on Jan. 26, 2013 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (19)
  • I can't imagine a reason that I would....if something truly terrible happened I would die fighting for the old girl.

    yourspecialkid

    Answer by yourspecialkid at 10:40 PM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • yes,if all my rights as a woman were taken away. I'd become Canadian
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 10:00 AM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • With Tina, it probably has to do with paying income taxes/saving money. She's lived there for many years. Most likely a prerequisite for attaining citizenship. I'm sure it has to do with money in one way or another.

    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 10:03 AM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • I thought people could have dual citizenships . If so, I don't think I'd give up my citizenship here to be anywhere else.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 10:13 AM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • If I was rich like her and married a foreigner. I would to.

    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 11:47 AM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • If I had been living somewhere else as long as Tina had than yes I would give up US citizenship cause I probably would not return to this country to live but only as a visitor so I really would not need the citizenship here.
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 12:25 PM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • I doubt it.....
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 9:56 AM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • Research has shown that Canada is the best place to raise a family... If I could... I would look into it.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 10:27 AM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • Well, she's been living there (and in France) with her German partner since the 80s so I suppose it's only natural to take the next step ...
    winterglow

    Answer by winterglow at 11:58 AM on Jan. 26, 2013

  • if i was in her shoes, living overseas anyway, sure why not. i dont think id announce it as "renouncing" my American citizenship, but rather try to put a positive spin on it.

    but me, in the life i live, no. it would have to be something major and even then id still be American, just not a citizen of the country that used to be America.
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 1:28 PM on Jan. 26, 2013

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