Tax

We advise U.S. and foreign corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, other business entities, and high net-worth individuals with respect to all areas of tax law. Our clients range from small business to private and public companies traded on U.S. and foreign stock exchanges.

We regularly monitor legislative developments and advise clients with respect to the potential impact of pending bills on their personal wealth and business operations.

Tax Services:

  • Structuring tax-free reorganizations, taxable asset and stock purchases and tax planning.
  • Planning and implementation of tax and corporate aspects of establishing new business operations, including choice of entity issues.
  • Property acquisitions and disposals, property investment vehicles, and U.S. and foreign property holding structures.
  • Structuring of S corporations, including operating aspects, conversions from C status, Qualified Subchapter S subsidiaries, stockholders agreements and distribution aspects.
  • Structuring of domestic and foreign partnerships, joint ventures and “check-the-box” entities.
  • Advising clients on tax accounting matters, including capitalization and amortization of intangibles, and cost segregation issues.
  • Advising clients on federal and state tax aspects of real estate related issues, such as 1031 like-kind exchanges, “built-to-suit” exchanges, development joint ventures, involuntary conversions and capital gains issues arising out of investments in real estate.
  • Counseling clients on transfer pricing issues and issues involved in satisfying “contemporaneous documentation” requirements.
  • Obtaining U.S. certifications and other documentation for U.S. and non-U.S. based clients in order to utilize the reduced withholding rates under income tax treaties.