The Firm's lawyers, working with your other foreign or domestic profesionals, advise on any cross-border property succession or transfer tax issues involving the U.S. Our private clients are citizens of numerous countries, whether residing in the U.S. or abroad, as well as U.S. expatriates. In this regard, we:
- Design the U.S. component of a Cross-Border Wealth Transfer Plan. The plan provides for the succession of your property and the legitimate avoidance or reduction of the various U.S. transfer taxes: Inheritance, gift, estate and generation-skipping taxes.
- Assist international families of persons who have died holding U.S. assets with preparation of U.S. transfer tax returns, applications for U.S. Transfer Certificates and the preparation of documents required by U.S. transfer agents, banks, brokerage houses and U.S. probate courts in accomplishing Succession Transfers.
- Advise regarding the U.S. Expatriation Tax.
- Structure the ownership of U.S. Immovables (real estate).
We look forward to sharing our knowledge and expertise with you and your advisors.