New Horizon of Tax Compliance in Light of FATCA, OECD and BEPS - What Does it Mean for Israelis?

Stuart Schabes presented at an event sponsored by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Israel on November 26th, 2015 in Tel Aviv, Israel.

His presentation covered:

  • Impact on Israel Banks, Dual Citizens and Green Card Holders
    • Impact on Multi-jurisdictional transactions
  • Update on IRS OVDP and Foreign Streamline Program – Successful Non-Willful Statements
  • Impact of New Israel Tax on Trusts

Israel, U.S. Dual Citizens Urged to Comply With Dual Reporting Requirements

Ober|Kaler Tax attorney Stuart Schabes speaks with Jenny David, of International Tax Monitor Bulletin about the offshore voluntary disclosure program.

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Stuart Schabes is quoted in this Wall Street Journal piece on Mikel v. Commissioner, in which the US Tax Court ruled against the IRS and allowed a New York couple to use Crummey trusts to make tax-free transfers of $1.6 million without dipping into their lifetime gift-tax exemptions. View Article
Stuart Schabes provided advice and guidance to the authors of Israel Changes its Tax Law to Include the Taxation of Many Foreign Trusts.


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