By Evan Gernant
With tax reform legislation nearing enactment in Washington it’s easy to keep one’s focus on those headlines. There are, however, important changes in New Jersey and New York tax that have already been signed into law and will impact local taxpayers. Below is a summary of the more significant changes you will see affecting New Jersey and New York State taxpayers in 2018 and beyond.
The sales & use tax rate will continue decrease slightly. A two-phase...
By Mark Feldstein
The Immigrant Investor Program, more commonly known as EB-5, found itself in the news recently due to the introduction of a Congressional bill in July 2017 that could change qualifying terms. But first, let’s review the EB-5 program and how it currently affects foreign investors and entrepreneurs.
The federal EB-5 Program has been in effect since 1992. Its purpose is to provide U.S. visas and a path to citizenship for immigrants who invest at least...
By Mark Feldstein and Mary Vasilescu
When international businesses are considering doing business in the U.S., the first question is usually, “Where do we start?”
Whether the company is considering an acquisition or opening a facility in this country, there are a number of things to know before stepping foot on U.S. soil.
Here are some things to consider.
Type of Entity
Will the company be a Corporation, an LLC or something else? Each class of entity has its advantages and disadvantages,...