Will local taxes be deducted from my pay-check?

Understand your tax responsibilities when you teach abroad

Each country has very specific laws governing how foreign workers are taxed. In most countries, local taxes will be deducted from your pay-check and then at the conclusion of your employment, a percentage of your taxes will be refunded to you. The percentage of taxes returned varies widely depending on the country where you are working.

For more information on taxes for US teachers abroad, read this blog: How to file your U.S. taxes after teaching abroad or online