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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If you missed our live seminars, you can still access the presentations as webinars. Simply click on the link below:

  • Tax Questions Every Israeli Living/Doing Business in the US Needs to Ask and Get Answered
    Palo Alto, May 2013- Tax issues for Israelis who live or do business in the United States. The program included discussion of FATCA, IRS reporting, stock options, transfer pricing and many other related topics. View Presentation
  • Hot IRS Topics Effecting US Citizens/Green Card Holders Living in Israel and Abroad
    View Presentation
  • FATCA – 2013 and Beyond
    Tel Aviv, December 2012- “FATCA – 2013 and Beyond” was presented at “The Perfect Storm: US Tax Legislation and IRS Compliance 2013,” a program hosted by Philip Stein & Associates and ERM. View Presentation
  • Increased IRS Tax Compliance Involving U.S. Citizens/Green Card Holders in Israel
    Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, October 2012- The impact of FATCA; increased focus on Israeli based taxpayers and preparers; the significant increase in IRS audits, tax liens and related procedural issues; and the 2012 voluntary disclosure initiative, amended most recently on June 26, 2012.
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    Recording – mp4 or wmv
  • Hot IRS Topics: How to deal with Increased IRS Audits and Compliance Issues in Israel
    Jerusalem, March 2011- Overview of current IRS audit and compliance issues before an audience of Israeli-based CPAs. View Presentation


  • All About FBAR
    Tax lawyer Stuart M. Schabes speaks with Philip Stein & Associates on FBAR (Foreign Bank Account Report). Listen to the interview
  • OVDI - A Term You Should Know More About
    Stuart speaks again with Philip Stein & Associates, this time on OVDI (offshore voluntary disclosure initiative). Listen to the interview 
  • OVDI - Breaking News
    Stuart's most recent interview with Philip Stein & Associates, on OVDI. Listen to the interview