When Tax Meets Immigration
January 16, 2020
2:00 PM (ET)
Tax questions regularly come up for clients as they relocate, change their immigration status, and create new businesses. Most immigration practitioners cringe at such questions, but our panel of experts will demystify some of the more common scenarios. They will discuss introductory issues at the crossroads of the U.S. tax and immigration laws for those in the United States on nonimmigrant visas and as lawful permanent residents, and they will address considerations for those creating a business or operations.
- Resident Alien, Nonresident Alien Tax Status, and the Substantial Presence Test
- Tax Implications of Obtaining and Relinquishing Lawful Permanent Residence
- Double Taxation and Tax Treaties
- Balancing Business and Immigration Needs: Choosing Business Structures, Remote Employees Abroad, and/or Multinational Company Considerations
- Immigration and Tax Trends Since the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Was Signed into Law
Robert Loughran (DL), Austin, TX
Robert F. Loughran is Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law and has nearly three decades of experience representing and advising Investors and Ultra High Net Worth individuals on U.S. and global immigration law. Named Best Lawyers® 2020 Immigration Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Austin, Texas, for the third time, Mr. Loughran is an expert in the immigration aspects of Abandonment of Lawful Permanent Residency, Relinquishment of U.S. Citizenship, and secondary residency or citizenship through investment.
Lilia G. Alcaraz, Phoenix, AZ
Lilia G. Alcaraz has been certified as a specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. She obtained an LL.M. in taxation from the University of Denver, a J.D. from Arizona State University, and finished advanced training in international law at the Sorbonne in Paris, France. She is licensed to practice law in California and Arizona. Ms. Alcaraz has obtained several successful published decisions from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a partner at Alcaraz Tocchini LLP, where she focuses her practice on immigration and international taxation.
Clayton Cartwright, Columbus, GA
Clayton E. Cartwright Jr. is the founding member of The Cartwright Law Firm, LLC, which specializes in the areas of international taxation and employee benefits. In the area of international taxation, he advises businesses, financial institutions, accountants and other financial professionals, and individuals on international taxation matters, emphasizing the intersection between immigration and taxation law. He served as the Chair of the Steering Committee of AILA’s Global Migration Section from 2016-2018.
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The When Tax Meets Immigration web seminar takes place Thursday, January 16, 2020, at the times noted below:
- 2:00 pm–3:30 pm eastern time
- 1:00 pm–2:30 pm central time
- 12:00 pm–1:30 pm mountain time
- 11:00 am–12:30 pm pacific time
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