Pre-Immigration Tax Planning

Date: June 25 2020 CLE Credits: 1 General

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Live Webcast - June 25, 2020

  • 6:00-7:00am PT / 7:00-8:00am MT / 8:00-9:00am CT / 9:00-10:00am ET

Course Description

Almost one million foreign individuals are relocating to the United States to find a permanent home in America every year. Many of these immigrants owned substantial wealth that they have made during the course of their lifetimes, which have nothing to do with success in the United States. Care needs to be taken by these individuals in order to insure that they are not paying taxes on gains and earnings that have accrued before they became U.S. taxpayers. There are several techniques can be used to insure there is no tax in the U.S. on gains and earnings accrued before U.S. residency. This seminar will review the principals behind these techniques and the techniques themselves.


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  • Richard S. Lehman
    With nearly 50 years as a tax lawyer in Florida, Lehman has built a tax law firm with a national reputation for being able to handle the toughest tax cases, structure the most sophisticated income tax and estate tax plans, and defend clients before the IRS. Mr. Lehman has had extensive experience with all areas of the Internal Revenue code that apply to American taxpayers and non-resident aliens and foreign corporations investing or conducting business in the United States, as well as U.S. citizens and domestic corporations investing abroad.

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      • 1 General Credit
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    1. Explore the tax pattern that the new foreign investor will face in the United States.
    2. Identify the different taxes the immigrant tax resident must be concerned with regarding both his or her worldwide income and wealth.
    3. Discover the U.S. investments that are designed to result in tax savings.
    4. Recognize that the United States is not a country of high taxes.
    5. Learn the rules of residency for different persons, such as students, teachers, etc.

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