International Tax Services

Whether you are an individual or a business, it is critical that you understand the complex U.S. tax and disclosure rules that pertain to foreign investments and transactions.

Sciarabba Walker has assisted both individuals and businesses with tax reporting issues related to the ownership of foreign assets, receipt of income from abroad, and foreign financial transactions.  Our International Tax Group is knowledgeable and up to date with the latest rules and regulations in this area.  Some of the areas of expertise include:

Individuals

  • U.S. citizens living in a foreign country
  • Professors on sabbatical leave overseas
  • Foreign individuals working in the U.S.
  • U.S. residents with foreign investments
  • Ownership of real property in a foreign county
  • Receipt of foreign inheritance
  • Foreign pensions
  • FBAR filing requirements
  • Treaty benefits
  • Sale of U.S. real estate by nonresident alien
  • PFIC tax and reporting issues
  • Income tax reporting of worldwide income
  • Estate planning for noncitizen spouses
  • Nonresident alien estates
  • Expatriation
  • IRS special programs (OVDI/Streamlined Offshore procedures) for correcting prior noncompliance

Businesses and Business owners

  • Consulting for international business expansion
  • U.S. employees working abroad
  • Foreign employees and independent contractors
  • Foreign owners and investors
  • ECTI withholding for foreign partners or LLC members
  • FDAP withholdings for payments to foreign persons
  • FBAR filing requirements
  • Treaty benefits
  • Controlled foreign corporations
  • Transfer pricing issues
  • Foreign tax credits
  • Disclosures related to ownership in foreign a corporation
  • Disclosures related to transactions with affiliated foreign corporations

Visit our International Tax Blog for an in-depth look at a variety of international tax topics.

We are a proud member of PrimeGlobal, one of the five largest associations of independent accounting firms in the world.   Through our PrimeGlobal membership, we can refer you to reputable accounting firms throughout the globe should you need tax advice or have filing requirements in a foreign county.

If you have any issues or concerns in the above areas, please contact the International Tax Group at Sciarabba Walker for expert guidance.